Jamshedpur: Riding on a brace of goals by Adarsh Verma, Jusco School (South Park), Bistupur defeated Delhi Public School (DPS) 3-1 in a senior boys’ league match of the Reliance Foundation Youth Sports football tournament that resumed here on Wednesday.
Jusco School took the lead in the first half of the match at the Tinplate Sports Complex Stadium with KR Utkarsh scoring in the 16th minute. Adarsh Verma then scored in the 32nd minute to put Jusco ahead by 2-0 at half-time.
After resumption, DPS fought back and scored through Keshav Shaw in the 42nd minute. However, Adarsh was back in the hunt in the 60th minute to conclusively seal the fate of the match in Jusco’s favour.
In another senior boys’ league match, Sukh Deo Singh Memorial (SDSM) School for Excellence edged out Govind Vidyalaya 1-0 at the same venue. Rohit Kumar Singh scored the solitary goal of the closely fought match in the 42nd minute.
Beldih Church School got walkover against Central Karimia High School as the latter didn’t turn up for their senior boys’ league game.
League Results-Senior boys: Jusco School (South Park) bt Delhi Public School (DPS) 3-1, Sukh Deo Singh Memorial (SDSM) School for Excellence bt Govind Vidyalaya 1-0, Beldih Church w/o Central Karimia High School.