Press Esc to close
Friday 01 August 2014
News updated at 5:20 PM IST
Weather
Max: 28.4°C
Min : 20.2°C
In Bangalore
Cloudy sky

East Bengal edge out plucky Sikkim

Gangtok, Oct 11, 2012, PTI:

Kolkata’s East Bengal rode on a Lalrindika Ralte strike late in the second-half to pip a spirited United Sikkim FC 1-0 notching up their maiden win in this edition of I-League. 

After a goallesss first-half, East Bengal made amends in the second-half as Ralte scored the winner through a free-kick in the 82nd minute.

Ralte’s shot from the left side of the penalty box deflected off Budhiram Tudu’s body to enter the net. East Bengal now have three points from two matches, same as the local outfit who had won their first round match against Salgaocar.


Arrows beat Air India

In Kolkata, Pailan Arrows defeated Air India 2-1 to register their second victory at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan.

Holicharan Narzary put Arrows ahead in the 42nd minute lead before the Airmen equa-lised through their Nigerian recruit Henry Ezeh (66th).  Two minutes later, Arrows scored the winner through Milan Singh who converted a spot-kick after Alwyn George was brought down inside the box.

Churchill rout ONGC

Akram Moghrabi scored a hat-trick as Churchill Brothers hammered ONGC 5-0 to score their first win in Fatorda.

Churchill scored through Moghrabi (17th, 30th and 45+), Roberto Silva (30th) and Bilal Najjarine (43th).

Meanwhile, Pune FC overcame Mumbai FC 3-2 at the Balewadi Sports Complex. Japanese midfielder Daisuke Nishiguchi (7th, 51st), and Jeje (75th) found the target for Pune side while Evaws Quao (17th) and ND Opara (26th) netted for Mumbai.

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
Ashish Kumar of India performs during the men's individual floor exercise final in the artistic...

Ashish Kumar of India performs during the men's individual floor exercise final in the artistic...

Rebecca Downie of England performs during the women's gymnastics uneven bars apparatus final at...

Rebecca Downie of England performs during the women's gymnastics uneven bars apparatus final at...

A jumper raises sand during the women's long jump final at Hampden Park Stadium during the...

A jumper raises sand during the women's long jump final at Hampden Park Stadium during the...

Roseline Filion of Canada competes in the women's 10m Platform final at the 2014 Commonwealth...

Roseline Filion of Canada competes in the women's 10m Platform final at the 2014 Commonwealth...

Rasheed Dwyer, centre of Jamaica, leads home a Jamaica 1, 2, 3, with Warren Weir, right, who...

Rasheed Dwyer, centre of Jamaica, leads home a Jamaica 1, 2, 3, with Warren Weir, right, who...

England's David Weir wins the men's para-sport 1500m T54 finals in the athletics competition at...

England's David Weir wins the men's para-sport 1500m T54 finals in the athletics competition at...

Botswana's Nijel Amos wins the men's 800m final in the athletics competition at Hampden Park...

Botswana's Nijel Amos wins the men's 800m final in the athletics competition at Hampden Park...

Indian wrestlers (L-R) Pawan Kumar, Sushil Kumar, Geetika and Yogeshwar Dutt medals at the...

Indian wrestlers (L-R) Pawan Kumar, Sushil Kumar, Geetika and Yogeshwar Dutt medals at the...

India's Pawan Kumar celebrates after winning a bronze medal against Pakistan's Muhammad Inam...

India's Pawan Kumar celebrates after winning a bronze medal against Pakistan's Muhammad Inam...

India's Vikas Shive Gowda poses with his gold medal after the medal ceremony of men's discus...

India's Vikas Shive Gowda poses with his gold medal after the medal ceremony of men's discus...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bangalore - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523