Published On: Sun, Jul 24th, 2016

Dehradun Capital Rangers rout Tehri Lions 8-0 in USL

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Dehradun: Dehradun Capital Rangers- the franchise representing the state capital showcased their master class in their match against Tehri Lions. Playing their 5th game in the inaugural edition of the Uttarakhand Super League, Dehradun Capital Rangers strikers went on a goal scoring spree against their opponents. Enock (2), Rohit (1), Karan (1), Dave (3), Satnam (1) all helped themselves pass the Tehri Lions defense with ease.

Dehradun Capital Rangers enter the Super 8

It was raining goals in Pavilion ground in Dehradun as Dehradun Capital Rangers scored one goal after another to ensure an emphatic 8-0 win over Tehri Lions. The victory took Dehradun Capital Ranger to the top of the rankings in Group A with 11 points. Uttarkashi Glaciers too have 11 points from their 5 games but DCR edged them ahead with a superior goal difference margin. They are joined by Haridwar Ganges as the third team to qualify from group A.

3 teams from group A have qualified for the next round with Pauri Platoons, Rudraprayag Monals and Tehri Lions having to fight it out for the 4th spot.

In the other match played at  Pavilion Ground, Pauri Platoons kept their hopes alive of making it to the next round by defeating Chamoli Bugyal FC 4-2. In group B Pithoragarh Panthers continue to be the top team followed by Bageshwar FC Kafals.

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