|ASEB edge past GTC|
GUWAHATI, Aug 18 - Defending champions ASEB Sports Club edged past Gauhati Town Club (GTC) 2-1 in the RG Baruah Trophy GSA Super Division Football League at the Nehru Stadium here today.
Maneswar Mushahary gave ASEB the early lead in the eighth minute while Hiteswar Hazowary doubled the lead in the 12th minute to place ASEB in a comfortable position. However, Binan Singh managed to reduce the margin in the 25th minute.
In the second session, despite some desperate efforts from both sides no goal were scored.
The third round of the preliminary stage of the championship has been completed as all the teams have played three matches each.
ASEB gathered six points from three outings with two victories and are placed second in the eight-team table. Navajyoti are at the top with seven points. There will be no match tomorrow. On Tuesday, NFR SC will face AP Blues.