Rupandehi XI has secured semifinal berth following 3-1 victory over UKFC Darjeeling in the last quarterfinal match of Ruslan 9th Falgunanda gold cup at Phidim on Tuesday.
Rejin Subba netted twice in the 29th minute and 62nd minute while Sunil Khadka scored a goal in the 20th minute for the winning team.
Prashant Gurung scored a consolation goal in the 36th minute for UKFC.
Tshering Gurung of Rupandehi XI was adjudged the man of the match. He was awarded with cash prize of ten thousand rupees.
Morang XI will meet Nepal Army Club in the last quarterfinal match tomorrow.
Rupandehi Xi will play next against Sunsari XI in the first semifinal match on Poush 13.
Phidim sporting club is organizing the championship, which has a winning purse of Rs 3 lakh.