Gangtok, Aug 7
Independence Day Football Tournament 2019 for Chogyal Sir Tashi Namgyal Memorial Cup will be kicked off here at Paljor Stadium on Thursday. The knock-out football tournament is being organised by Sikkim Football Association.
The inaugural match will be played between the defending champion of the premier division Sikkim League 2018, United Sikkim Football Club and Kalimpong XI tomorrow at 2:30 PM.
Other participating clubs are Sikkim premier division clubs, Sikkim Aakraman Football Club, Sikkim Himalayan Sporting Club and Sikkim Police along with Kanchenjunga Football Club, Siliguri, Darjeeling XI and ARC Shillong.