MMC enter final

JHAPA: Laxmi Hyundai Manang Marshyangdi Club defeated hosts Satakshidham Sporting Club 2-1 and advanced to the final of the second Satakshi Gold Cup Football Tournament here on Tuesday.

Bimal Rana and Bishal Rai scored one goal each for MMC, while Rejin Subba replied for the hosts.

Rana scored the opening goal of the match in the fourth minute before Subba levelled the scores two minutes later. Rai scored the match winning goal in the 69th minute. MMC’s Bishal Rai was adjudged the man-of-the-match and got Rs 10,000.

In Thursday’s final, MMC will face Tribhuvan Army Club, who defeated Jhapa-XI 3-0 on Monday.