Mahesh’s winner seals it for IICT

By Author  |  Published: 20th Jan 2017  8:55 amUpdated: 20th Jan 2017  9:04 am
A St Patrick A’s player controls the ball during the match against Oakridge School on Thursday.

Hyderabad: IICT recorded a narrow 2-1 win over St Patrick’s in the 12th Sachdev Sports Cup Inter-School football tournament, conducted by Shastri Soccer Club, Trimulgherry on Thursday. IICT opened the scoring through Yousuf in the tenth minute of the game. But St Patrick’s responded through Harry Peter in the 25th minute. But five minutes later G Mahesh’s strike saved IICT from a game that could have gone either way.

In another encounter, A Moses lone goal in the 18th minute goal helped St Patrick’s A side register a 1-0 win against Oakridge while a 85th minute late strike from Nagesh provided the winner for St Michael, who battled it out with Bhavans in a nail-biting contest.

Results: IICT 2 (Yousuf, G Mahesh) bt St Patrick’s 1 (Harry Peter); St Patrick’s A 1 (A Moses) bt Oakridge 0; St Michael 1 (Nagesh) bt Bhavans 0.