SAM beat St Xavier’s

LALITPUR: Sainik Awasiya Mahavidhyalaya beat St Xavier’s School 1-0 to win the title of the Inter-school Football Tournament organised by DAV School to mark the 50th Birth Anniversary of Sushil Kedia. Animesh Baniya scored the solitary goal of the match for Sainik. Sainik had defeated Nepal Police School 3-2 in tie- breaker, while St Xavier’s had recorded a 2-0 win against hosts DAV in the semi-finals. A total of 12 schools participated in the three-day competition that also featured table tennis tournament. AVM School dominated the table tennis tournament with Diken Maharjan and Deekshya Tamang winnig the U-16 section gold medals, while their teammates Sanyog Kapali and Lasta Maharjan claimed silver medals.