Khotang – Nerpa has clinched the Anup Memorial Gold Cup Football Tournament after defeating Buipa Service Society in the final held at the Matikore ground in Dikktel on Sunday.
Nerpa from Rupakot Majhuwagadi municipality – 6 won the game in a tiebreaker. Both the teams were head – to – head in a draw 2 – 2 as the final whistle of regular time ended play.
In the penalty shootout, Nerpa emerged as the winner over Buipa with 6-5 goals. The winning team and the first – runner up took home Rs 151,111 and Rs 75,555 in cash prizes respectively along with shields, medals and certificates. ---