Kokrajhar, Dec 14: United Chirang Duar Football Club, Runikhata (Chirang) entered into the semi-final of the 23rd Daoharu Mungkhlong Football Trophy at Dotma in Kokrajhar district today.
In the semi-final match today, the United Chirang Duar Football Club defeated Banjar Football Club, Kachugaon by 5-3 goals.
In a thrilling match, the Chirang Duar FC scored three goals in quick succession in the first half. Swmdwn Basumatary, 18 minutes, Mithinga Daimary 30 minutes and Rana Basumatary in 39 minutes scored the goals to take the match 3-0 lead.
In the second half, the Banjar FC came back strongly to equalize the score 3-3. Banshan (56 minutes), Wiubart (62) and Birla Vishal in 69 minutes scored for Banjar.
However, Mithinga Daimary scored two more goals in 71 and 82 minutes for the Chirang Duar to win the match 5-3.
Mithinga Daimary was declared the man of the match for his three goals scored for the Chirang Duar.