Mumbai dominate Day 1 of The National Inclusion Cup
Mumbai, Feb 20 (PTI) Mumbai's men and women team dominated proceedings on Day 1 of The National Inclusion Cup organised by Slum Soccer here today.
Opening the day's proceedings against Jammu & Kashmir, the men's team of Mumbai beat the visitors 5-3 in the first Group A match. Andhra Pradesh too couldn't match the intensity the home side brought and were handed a 1-4 loss in what was their second encounter of the day.
The women's team matched their counterparts' form. They beat Delhi 4-1 in their opening encounter followed by an exciting 3-2 win over Kerala in the second outing.
The tournament's opening ceremony opening day saw the presence of superhit film Sairat's actor Akash Thosar to cheer up the participants alongside Slum Soccer founder Vijay Barse, CEO Abhijeet Barse and CHRO of Sony Pictures Network, Smriti Singh.
Men: Meghalaya beat Punjab 6-5; Delhi beat Telangana 4-1; West Be gal beat Maharashtra 6-2; Tamil Nadu beat Gujarat 7-0; Mumbai beat Andhra Pradesh 4-1; Chhatisgarh beat Odisha 4-3; Nepal beat Uttar Pradesh 6-1; Uttarakhand beat Assam 3-1; Goa beat Manipur 6-2; Haryana beat Madhya Pradesh 5-0; Andhra Pradesh beat Jharkhand 4-2; Vidarbha beat Kerala 4-2; Mumbai beat J & K 5-3
Women: Haryana beat Maharashtra 5-0; Madhya Pradesh beat J & K 8-0; Andhra Pradesh beat Jharkhand 4-3; West Bengal beat Punjab 5-3; Meghalaya beat Tamil Nadu 3-0; Mumbai beat Delhi 4-1; Vidarbha beat Gujarat 3-0; Kerala beat Telangana 2-2 (On Penalties); Uttarakhand beat Manipur 5-5 (On Penalties); Uttar Pradesh beat Assam 1-0; Odisha beat Goa 11-0; Chhatisgarh beat Nepal 2-0; Mumbai beat Kerala 3-2; Vidarbha beat Andhra Pradesh 4-1