Maharana Pratap Sports College declared YoGems Inter School U17 Dehradun Football Champion, Kendriya Vidyalaya IMA settled with runner-up titleSeptember 2, 2018, Dehradun
Maharana Pratap Sports College outshines as the winner of Inter School Football Championship while Kendriya Vidyalaya IMA settled as the runner-up of the prestigious first-ever Football tournament of Dehradun. On the final day of the YoGems Inter School U17 Dehradun Football Championship all the semi-final and final match of the tournament were played. Under the overcast conditions, the first semi final of the tournament was played in between Maharana Pratap Sports College and SGRR Public School teams. The second semi-final match allowed Kendriya Vidyalaya, IMA to tryout their strength against Kendriya Vidyalaya Birpur team.
First Semifinal Day 04: Maharana Pratap Sports College team played the first semifinal of the tournament against SGRR Public School team. Gaurav Bora of Maharana Pratap scored the inaugural goal of the final day in the first few minutes of the game. Both the team were playing attacking game to take the possession of the ball and dominate their way to the finals. The match saw many fouls and free-kicks and the first half of the match ended with 1 goal lead for Maharana Pratap team. In the second half of the match, Devansh Rauthan (in 108 min) converted the offered opportunity as penalty kick into goal for the Maharana Pratap team. The match ended with 2-0 lead for Maharana Pratap team against SGRR Public School team and the team was classified as the first finalist of Inter School Football Championship.
Second Semifinal Day 04: Kendriya Vidyalaya, IMA team challenged Kendriya Vidyalaya, Birpur in the second semifinal of the football tournament. Both the KV teams tried hard to claim the first goal of the match and form a firm chance to progress as the second finalist team. Aman Negi of Kendriaya Vidyalaya IMA team (in 28 min) scored the first and the only goal of the match. Both the teams tried out different team formations with substitutions and different game plan but most part of the later game ended with nullify result. The Kendriya Vidyalaya IMA team hold on the lead till last minute of the game and confirmed its name as the second finalist of the tournament with 1-0 scoreline.
Final Match: Maharana Pratap Sports College along with Kendriya Vidyalaya IMA team played the historic final of the YoGems Inter School U17 Dehradun Football Championship carrying out expectations of both the team’s spectators. Shubham Pal (in 30 min) of the crucial final scored the sensational goal for the Maharana Pratap team. Garv Bora (in 32 min) the most valuable player for the final day added another goal for his team in the final match and formed already two goals lead for Maharana Pratap in the first half of the match. Shubham Pal in the 52nd minute added another goal for the team and Maharana Pratap clinched the YoGems Inter School U 17 Dehradun Championship winning trophy with 3-0 lead.
Results of the Final Day
1st Semifinal- Maharana Pratap Sports College (Winner) VS SGRR Public School, Scoreline- 2-0
Goal Scorer- Gaurav Bora and Devansh Rauthan
2nd Semifinal- Kendriya Vidyalaya, IMA (Winner) VS Kendriya Vidyalaya, Birpur, Scoreline – 1-0
Goal Scorer- Aman Negi
Final Match- Maharana Pratap Sports College (Winner) VS Kendriya Vidyalaya, IMA, Scoreline-3-0
Goal Scorer- Shubham Pal (02 goals) and Gaurav Bora (01 goal)
School: Maharana Pratap Sports College, Shri Guru Ram Rai Public School, Kendriya Vidyalaya, Kendriya Vidyalaya-Birpur
Student: Devansh Rauthan, Aman Negi, Garv Bora, Shubham Pal