Recentfusion.com—Pokhara: B- 13 B from Bajha Patan has won the title of fifth Sangam Cup 7-a-side Fotball Tournament 2073, in Pokhara on Saturday.
B- 13 defeated LG Association 3-1 in a final match held in Machha Pokhari football stadium. With this wining, B-13 bagged Rs 121,111 and runner up LG got Rs 61,111. Man of the match Shiva Subedi scored 2 goals when Shiva Gurung of LG scored a suicide goal for B- 13. Sidhhartha Gurung of LG contributed a consolation goal to his team.
Earlier, B-13 outplayed Dibya Joyti Club 3-0 in first semifinal and LG defeated organizer Sangam Club in sudden death in 2nd semi final to enter the final of the tournament. Ajit Gurung from LG was declared best player of the tournament. He received Rs 5000.
Likewise, Dip Karki of Sangam was announced as best goalkeeper. Kiran Gurung of B- 13 won the prize of best defender. Shiva Subedi from B- 13 got a prize of best striker. Bishan Gurung from Adarsha Youth Club was declared high scorer. Nava Prativa Youth Club from Khalte Mashina became disciplined team. They all bagged Rs 2000 and trophy each.
National football player Heman Gurung and Man Bahadur Tamang were felicitated for their contribution in Nepali sports sector, during the closing ceremony of the tournament. They got a football and boots each, informed Bivek Gurung, the joint-coordinator of the tournament. According to club secretary Shiva Nepali, all total 47 teams had taken part in the tournament sponsored by Sangam, LG, HK.
Chief guest District Sports Development Committee President Yam Bahadur Gurung, Social worker Ravi Sharma, ANFA vice president Milan Gurung, Sahara Club Pokhara President Bir Bhadra Acharya, former president Bikram Thakali and Sangam Club President Shiva Gurung (Maya) distributed the prize to the winner team and players.