Karna Limbu scored a hat-trick while Yogesh Gurung scored apiece for Jhapa XI to advance to the finals of Mechi Netralaya 2nd Kakarvitta Gold Cup
In the first semifinal match played at Kakarvitta ground on Wednesday, Jhapa XI hammered Rupandehi XI 4-0.
This is how the match went on:
Hello and welcome! This is Jhapa XI vs Rupandehi XI.
Jhapa XI and Rupandehi XI have already arrived here at Kakarvitta ground.
Both teams begin warm up.
** They have completed their warm up session.
** FIFA anthem echoes. Both teams are entering the pitch.
** 1′ Peep! Match begins.
** 5′ Jhapa XI: Prabesh Katuwal, Manoj Pradhan(GK), Devendra Tamang, Rajin Dhimal, Ravi Thapa Magar, Peter Segun, Yogesh Gurung, Pujan Uperkoti, Buddha Chemjong, Bishal Rai, Karna Limbu
** 10′ Rupandehi XI: Dilip Chhetri(GK,C), Bishnu Sunuwar, Bijay Dhimal, Suraj BK, Bikram Limbu, Sylla, Uttam, Hemanta Thapa Magar, Laxman Ruchal, Deepak Rai, Armand
** 15′ Good save from Jhapa Xi goalie.
** 23′ Yellow card to Bikram Limbu of Rupandehi.
** 30′ Thirty minutes gone, Jhapa XI 0 Rupandehi XI 0.
** 37′ GOALLLL!! Yogesh Gurung opens the firing. Jhapa XI are 1-0 up!!
** 44′ Hemanta Thapa Magar is yellow carded.
** 45′ Two minutes of added time.
** 45+2′ HALF TIME. Jhapa XI 1 Rupandehi XI 0.
** 46′ Second half kicks off.
** 48′ Bishal Rai OUT, Narendra Limbu IN – Jhapa XI.
** 48′ Armand is red carded. Rupandehi are down to 10-man.
** 51′ GOALLLLL!!!! Karna Limbu scores for Jhapa XI. Jhapa XI are 2-0 up!!
** 68′ Rajin Dhimal is yellow carded.
** 73′ Jhapa XI goalie Manoj Pradhan makes a brilliant save.
** 74′ Pujan Uperkoti OUT, Sanuka Limbu IN- Jhapa.
** 75′ GOALLLLLLL!!! Karna Limbu again. Jhapa XI are 3-0 up!!
** 77′ GOALLLLLLL!!! Karna Limbu completes hat-trick. Jhapa XI are 4-0 up!!
** 90+2′ FULL TIME.