Dahijan Veteran Club won the title of Xenium District Level Veterans Tournament on Thursday.
In the final match played at Kabi Shiramadi High School ground, Dhulabari 5, Jhapa on Thursday, Dhaijan Veteran Club defeated Surunga Veteran Club 2-1.
Umesh Rai scored the opener in the 25th minute for Dhaijan. A minute later, Nilu Giri scored the levelling goal. Sanjib Budathoki scored the match winner in the 80th minute for Dhaijan.
Birash Limbu of Surunga was declared the man of the match.
Santosh Basnet of Dhaijan was awarded the best player of the tournament. Tirtha Subba(Dhaijan) was adjudged the best goalkeeper of the tournament.
Winning team bagged thirty thousand rupees while runners-up team received twenty thousand rupees.
Organizers Xenium Veteran Football Club donated two footballs to Jhapa XI player Pujan Uperkoti.