Sankata Club sidelined Durgapur Steel Kolkata 3-2 in the inaugural match of 19th Buda Subba Gold Cup and entered the quarterfinals of the championship on Thursday.
In the match played at ANFA Technical Center, Dharan, Sankata Club took an early lead in the 2nd minute through Martins. The Kolkata based team leveled the score in the 25th minute. Anil Gurung put Sankata ahead in the 37th minute making use of pass from Martins.
Salayadun Mirdha shot the rebounded ball powerfully in the 48th minute to equalize the score. Sushil KC scored the decisive goal in the 73rd minute.
Durgapur Steel Kolkata goalie cum skipper Subhandu Ghose was declared the man of the match. He received Rs. 5000.
Sankata Club will play next match with Nepal APF Club in the third quarterfinal match of Falgun 9.
Nepal Police Club will play against hosts Dharan FC ‘Yellow’ in the pre-quarterfinal match on Friday.