29 May 2013
Three Star Club and Armed Police Force Club wins in Group B of Gurkha Cup 2070
Newly arrived trio scores for the current Martyr's Memorial League Three Star Club in the resounding win against fellow A Division rivals Rani Pokhari Corner Team (RCT).Trio of Prakash Budhatholi 6', Dodoz 64' and Jagjeet Shrestha 49' ensured a great win in the ongoing Gurkha Cup.RCT's Suman Lama had equalised in the 20' after Prakash Budhathoki had given Three Star the lead. But, the RCT's challenge faded away as Captain Santosh Shahukhal scored 3mintue later to make 2 - 1. National Team full-back Biraj Maharjan scored in the 30' to take the score to 3 - 1. Two goals by Dodoz and Jagjeet sealed the win for the Three STar Club.
In the first match of the game between Armed Police Force club won empathically against Desh Bhakta Club. APF's Rajendra Rawal scored five goals in a single game to record a history in the Nepalese football. His goal came about in 14', 26', 43', 52' and 58'. APF's Sudip Sikhrakar 33', Nabin Lama 65', Jangbu Sherpa 67' and Captain Ganesh Lawati scored for the winning side. Lone goal by Asish Shakya in the 62' minute gave some cheers to the deflated side.