Jhapa XI beats Sikkim United in 3rd Jhapa Gold Cup today by 2-1 goals. By this win Jhapa XI enters in semifinal. In 18 minute Mayal Dok Lepcha provides lead to Sikkim United FC.
Sikkim’s lead did not last long. Jhapa striker Khimir Gillson scored a goal after 7 minutes of Sikkim’s goal. In the 42th minute of the match, Jhapa’s lead was doubled after Sikkim’s player Dorjee Bhutia suicide scores in an own post.
Sikkim had kept the pressure on Jhapa throughout the match but could not score the goal and loss the game by 2-1.
Bishwas Shrestha of Jhapa XI became man of the match and recieved 25000 NRP Cash.
Jhapa XI will play with Three Star Club in semifinal on 25 Falgun.
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