PUNE: Dr (Mrs) Erin N Nagarvala Day School claimed superemacy over their counterpart Dr (Mrs) Erin N Nagarvala Boarding School by scoring a 2-0 victory in the The Late Principal ND Nagarvala Football tournament at the Nagarvala Football ground here on Tuesday.
A goal each in both halfs from Ali Shaikh turned the match in fovour of Nagarvala Day School.
Ali scored the first goal in the 15th minute, which was set up by Awez Shaikh as Day School boys went into half time with a 1-0 lead. In the second half, Ali was once again in action scoring a goal in the 32nd minute off a pass of Shabav Singh.
Don Bosco High School also advanced ahead in the torunament with a 3-0 victory over Anglo Urdu High School.
Mark Mathew (1st), Akash Bare (11th), and Sahil Kadam (27th) scored a goal each for Don Bosco High School.
Among girls, St Mary’s School blanked Immanuel Marthoma School 9-0. Gia Sundram was the star of the match, as she netted two goals and assisted three goals to make it a memorable match.
Gia neeted the first goal in the first minute of the match off a pass from Anushka Sahai. Two minutes later, Tanya Balapure made it 2-0 for St Mary’s scoring a goal in the third minute off a pass from Gia. In the 5th minute, Gia completed a brace to give her team 3-0 lead.
After Gia, it was Anushka Sahai who scored two goals in a span of two minutes to make it 5-0 for her team. Anushka netted the first in 6th minute while second came in 8th minute. Both the goals were assisted by Gia.
With just five minutes left for half time, St Mary’s added two more goals to the scoreline with Saniya Kenjale and Sanskruti scoring goals in the 21st and 22nd minute respectively. Tanya also scored her second goal of the match in the 24th minute to give St Mary’s a 8-0 lead.
After resumption, Tanya completed a hat-trick, scoring a goal in the 26th minute, which was set up by Urli Salunke as St Mary’s walked home with a one-sided victory.
Boys: Stella Maris High School 3 (Anuj Ghodse 1st, Ajit Awate 28th, xx) bt Dr Kalmadi Shamarao High School 1 (Ashish Tiwade 22nd).
Dr (Mrs) Erin N. Nagarvala Day School 2 (Ali Shaikh 15th, 32nd) bt Dr. (Mrs.) Erin N. Nagarvala Boarding School 0.
Don Bosco High School 3 (Mark Mathew 1st, Akash Bare 11th, Sahil Kadam 27th) bt Anglo Urdu High School 0.
Girls: St Mary’s School 9 (Gia Sundaram 1st, 5th, Tanya Balapure 3rd, 24th, 26th, Anushka Sahai 6th, 8th, Saniya Kenjale 21st, Sanskruti Kirad 22nd) bt Immanuel Marthoma School 0.