Bipin Memorial football: Churchgate, Colaba cruise
Churchgate and Colaba Centres made impressive starts winning their opening games as the Bank of India and Bank of Baroda-sponsored MSSA-Bipin memorial football tournament for boys U-16 got underway at Azad Maidan on Saturday.
Churchgate, sponsored by While Churchgate beat of Vasai-Naigaon 1-0 thanks to a Atif Ansari strike, Colaba beat Kandivli 2-0 with a goal each from Ritesh Patil and Aman Gaikwad.
In another match, Hrishikesh S Bhise scored a hat-trick to power Kalyan to a crucial 3-2 win over Dahisar. The tournament was inaugurated by double Olympian SS Babu Narayan.
Churchgate 1-1 Colaba
Vasai-Naigaon 3-0 Kandivli
Under-privileged 3-2 Kalyan
Vikhroli 1-0 Dahisar
Kalyan 3-2 Dahisar
Under-privileged 5-0 Vikhroli