OST Sports Bureau
Cuttack, Nov 28:
Odisha eves defeated Nagaland by two goals to one in a thrilling league quarter-final encounter in the Junior National Women’s Football Championship at Barabati Stadium here on Thursday.
Jabamani Tudu of Odisha scored the first goal for her team in the 12th minute. However, the score was levelled after Ruth Rengma scored a goal in the 42nd minute. After the change of sides, Sinulata Sahoo scored the winning goal in the 61st minute.
In another match of the day, Manipur defeated Kerala 3-0 at the Police Ground.
For Manipur, Ksh. Margarti Devi, N Ratanabala Devi and Dangmei Grace scored a goal each.
In the league round matches on Friday, Bihar and Meghalaya would meet at the Police Ground while Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra would meet at Barabati Stadium.