Harris Shield: Musheer produces all-round show

Mumbai: Anjuman I-Islam Allanna’s Musheer Khan (154 runs and 3-7) played an all-rounder’s role to help his team rout Parle Tilak Vidyamandir Marathi by 257 in the fourth round of Harris Shield Cricket Tournament. In another match, Swami Vivekanand International lost to Gokuldham High School, by 12 runs. At Govt. Law College ground, Gundecha Education Academy’s batsman Eshan Toshniwal (125) slammed a century in his team’s total of 197 runs and later slow left arm spinner Zenith Sachdev claimed six wickets to help then score an easy win over N D Bhatia (Eng).

Maharashtra lads thrash TN 10-0

Maharashtra lads put up a superb combined performance and outclassed Tamil Nadu with an emphatic prefect 10-0 win in a league match of the AIFF Sub-Junior National Football Championship at the Rajiv Gandhi Stadium, Naharlagun, Arunachal Pradesh. Having lost to Arunachal Pradesh by a solitary goal earlier, Maharashtra produced an improved display and dominated play from the start and scored at regular intervals. Mustafa Shaikh scored hat-trick while Ravi Rathod and Jaden Irani, both chipped in with two goals each and Yash Gangwal, and Mehank Karki also got their names on the scoresheet and Tamil Nadu skipper Aravind Kartickeyan scored an own goal.


A determined FC Mumbaikar fought hard and recovered from a first deficit to snatch a 1-1 draw with PIFA (Premier Indian Football Academy) in a tense and interesting ‘Super Six’ match of the WIFA Women’s Football Championship at the Cooperage football stadium. In an evenly contested encounter, PIFA wrested the initiative and took the lead through Muriel Adams snap effort in the 34th minute to enjoy a slender 1-0 half-time cushion.

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