Pune : Prabal Panthers won both their matches, while Aditya AllStars, Niragas Knights and Diamond Daggers registered wins respectively in their respective section on the opening day of the fifth edition of the City Premier League (CPL) Intra-Club 7-A-Side football tournament at the City Sports Arena, Moshi.
The tournament organized by City FC Pune on behalf of Sports Foundation Pune had Prabal Panthers win two of their Under-15 league matches. Prabal Panthers opened with a 2-0 win against Success Strikers with Satvik Nayak (5th) and Raghavendra Shanbhague (18th) scoring and later doubled their success downing Jyoti Jaguars 2-0 after Satvik Nayak (8th) and Aryan Swami (11th) scored a goal each.
In the Under-9 section, Diamond Daggers edged out Prabal Panthers 2-1 and prevented a third win. A brace by Anuj Shirotre (6th, 11th) was enough for Diamond Daggers, while the Panthers reduced the margin through Ayansh Pandhare (9th).
Later, in the Under-11 section, Niragas Knights clung on to a Luv Phulsundar (10th) goal to down GNS Gunners 1-0.
Each match is being played on a 12 minute per half basis, with a total match time of 24 minutes.
Under-9: Diamond Daggers: 2 (Anuj Shirotre 6′, 11′) bt Prabal Panthers: 1 (Ayansh Pandhare 9′)
Under-11: Niragas Knights: 1 (Luv Phulsundar 10′) bt GNS Gunners: 0
Under-13: Aditya AllStars: 2 (Madhav Abhay 7′, Rudra Ghantelu 14′) bt Diamond Daggers: 1 (Daksh Khedekar 16′ o.g)
Above 15 yrs: Prabal Panthers: 2 (Satvik Nayak 5′, Raghavendra Shanbhague 18′) bt Success Strikers: 0
Prabal Panthers: 2 (Satvik Nayak 8′, Aryan Swami 11′) bt Jyoti Jaguars: 0
TMP Tigers: 2 (Raj Patel 5′ Aanvik Modi 11′) bt GNS Gunners: 0