Pulchowk beat Star

Kathmandu, December 13:

Pulchowk Sports Club defeated Star Club 3-0 while Boys Sports Club rallied for a 2-2 draw against United Youth Club in the Martyrs Memorial ‘B’ Division League here at the Dasharath Stadium today.

In the first Group ‘B’ match, Subhash Thapa opened the scoring for Pulchowk early in the sixth minute before Buddha Lama made it 2-0 in the 66th minute. Suraj Nagarkoti essured the Pulchowk earn three points with the third goal in the 86th minute.

In the second match of the same group, Boys Sports came back from two goals deficit to earn a point against United. Sabin Nyanbha gave United the 27th minute lead before Biswas Lama extended their lead in the 67th. Anup Gurung led the Boys Sports’ comeback with 75th minute strike. Anup Lamshal equalised seven minutes from time.

With the day’s result, Pulchowk lead the Group ‘B’ with six points while United are second with five. Brigade Boys Club and Boys Sports have four points each. Top four clubs have all played three matches with one to go. Bottom-placed Star Club ended their campaign with three points from four matches.