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Mohun Bagan regain Cal Football League after gap of 8 years

Kolkata, Sep 12 (UNI) Mohun Bagan on Wednesday regained the Calcutta Football
League (CFL) for premier division after a gap of eight years with a brace from
Henry Kisekka against Calcutta Customs in 2-0 result at home ground ending arch
rivals Quess East Bengal's past eight years supremacy in domestic football opening
seasons.
Striker Henry Kisekka's goals in opening four minutes and seconds before the water
break gave the Mariners the first CFL in eight years and 30 times in all since their first
win in 1939. Before today' win Mohun Bagan last won the CFL in 2009. The clinching
of CFL comes a match with hand with 26 points from ten games.
Coach Sankarlal Chakraborty had fielded his first choice lineup in a 4-4-2 formation
with Sankar Roy under the bar.
The Mariners dominated the whole proceeding and did all in first half scoring two
goals.
Henry Kisekka scored his fifth goal of the campaign after beautifully chest-trapping
Bagui’s long ball from the right flank. Mohun Bagan dominated in every angle with
attacking forays with Pintu Mahata and Bagui combined well on the right wing and on
the other side, Britto and Ambekar complimented each other magnificently.
Mohun Bagan will play their concluding match against Mohammedan Sporting at
the Yuva Bharati Krirangan on September 18, an academic interest for the score sheet.
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Indonesian shuttlers through to Hong Kong Open semifinal

16 Nov 2018 | 7:20 PM

JAKARTA, Nov 16 (Xinhua) The Indonesian men's double pair Fajar Alfian and Muhammad Rian qualified for the semifinals of badminton's Hong Kong Open on Friday.

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AP CM inaugurates F1H20 powerboat racing championship

16 Nov 2018 | 7:06 PM

Vijayawada Nov 16 (UNI) The 5th round of Grand Prix F1H2O World Championship Powerboat Racing was inaugurated by Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on the bank of the river Krishna at Bhavanipuram, near here on Friday.

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Indonesia, China square off in Badminton World Junior Championships

16 Nov 2018 | 6:59 PM

JAKARTA, Nov 16 (Xinhua) Two women's double pairs from China and Indonesia will meet in the semifinals of the Badminton World Junior Championship in Canada.

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Hong Kong Open: Srikanth, Sameer lose; Indian campaign ends

16 Nov 2018 | 6:52 PM

Kowloon, Nov 16 (UNI) Indian campaign ended at the Hong Kong Open World Tour Super 500 tournament after Kidambi Srikanth and Sameer Verma lost their respective men's singles quarterfinal matches here on Friday.

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Mohun Bagan to fly to Srinagar to play 3rd away IL match on Sunday

16 Nov 2018 | 6:09 PM

Kolkata, Nov 16 (UNI) Ahead of their 3rd away play against Real Kashmir FC in Hero I League on Sunday, Mohun Bagan today issued a list of 18 players to fly to Srinagar early Saturday,
Players: Shilton Paul, Arigit Bagui, Dalraj Singh, Yuta Kinowaki, Lalchhawnkima, Eze Kingslay, Abhishek Ambekar, Amey Ranawade (u22), Ricardo Cardozo, William Lalnunfela, Henry Kisseka, Dipandda Dicka, Pintu Mahata (u22), Sony Norde, Sourav Das, Shilton d Silva, Omar Elhussieny and Abinash Ruidas.

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