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Thimpu [Bhutan], Oct 11 (ANI): India booked their spot within the ultimate of the SAFF U-15 Girls’s Championship after defeating Bhutan 10-1 on the Chalimithang Stadium right here on Friday.
Sai Sankhae scored a second-half hat-trick and Lynda Kom Serto, Sumati Kumari and Kiran scored a brace every, whereas Priyanka Sujeesh scored one purpose to make it 10.
India began off on the entrance foot as Amisha discovered some house on the proper flank, superior into the field and squared it to Priyanka Sujeesh, who planted it within the far backside nook.
Bhutan equalised nearly instantly as a goalmouth scrap by means of Sangay Wangmo, however Kiran restored the lead on the quarter-hour mark as she knuckled a swerving shot into the highest nook. Lynda completed off a effective transfer earlier than Kiran and Sumati added two extra because the Indian crew headed into the tunnel with a 5-1 lead a half-time.
India got here out with the identical depth within the second half as Lynda scored her second purpose of the sport to make it six. After that, it was the Sai Sankhae present because the substitute netted three objectives in 9 minutes, to take India’s tally to 9 earlier than Sumati added the 10th with round 5 minutes to go.
With this win, India have sealed their spot within the ultimate as they transfer on to 6 factors. In the meantime, Bangladesh beat Nepal 2-1 earlier within the day to ebook their place within the ultimate.
Of their subsequent encounter, India are set to play towards Bangladesh within the penultimate group-stage match on October 13. (ANI)