DONGKAMUKAM, Dec 28: Pharkongchihi FC defeated North Hongkram FC (L) by 2-1 and lifted the 3rd Joysing Bey and Sika Ronghangpi Memorial Football Championship under Rongkhang Member of Autonomous Council (MAC) constituency at Hanlokrok Mini Stadium in West Karbi Anglong.
In a highly contested match Atur Phangcho of Hongkram FC opened his team’s account in the 25th min of the play but Moses Engti managed to equalised it in the 4th minute of the 2nd half for Pharkongchihi.
Later, in the 23rd minute, once again Moses Engti’s fine header from inside the box was netted without mistake which goalkeeper failed to judge.
The champions were awarded a cash prize of Rupees fifty thousand along with a trophy while Runners-up received Rupees Thirty thousand with a trophy. The Highest Scorer award was received by Nathaniel Kramsa and Best Goal Keeper was awarded to Birsing Kramsa.
The football game was organised by BJYM of Rongkhang Mandal and attended by MP Horensing Bey and Executive Member of Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KAAC), Mangal Sing Timung.