Bhagyashree Dalvi's superb lone strike enabled Maharashtra girls emerge champions in the OORJA - CAPFs Under-19 Football Talent Hunt 2017(Phase-II) Tournament played today at Ahmedabad.
In an evenly-contested final, the junior international footballer Bhagyashree gave Maharashtra the breakthrough when she found the back of the net inside the final 10 minutes of the first half.
Thereafter, Maharashtra, with some resolute defending kept the Goan attackers in check and managed to hang on to their slender lead to come out trumps.
The feature of Maharashtra's win was the twin strikes from Reetika Sahani, while Sonali Chemete, Naomi Fernandes and Aishwarya Gadekar added one each to complete the winning tally for Maharashtra. Ayushi Patel and Mansi Wakhariya scored a goal each for the home team.
In the other semi-final, Goa tamed Andaman & Nicobar 9-0.
Goa beat 9-0.
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