National Inclusion Cup: Vidarbha men beat Mumbai to enter finals

ANI | Updated: Feb 23, 2018 09:37 IST

Mumbai [India], Feb 23 (ANI): Vidarbha men's football team booked their place in the finals of the 2018 National Inclusion Cup after sweeping aside Mumbai 4-2 in their last-four clash here last evening.

Meanwhile, the women's team from Vidarbha couldn't repeat the men's team's feat as they slumped to a 2-6 defeat at the hands of Uttarakhand.

The men's team will now take on Kerala in the finals who defeated West Bengal 3-2 in a closely fought encounter.

But the match of the day was the second semifinals of women's category where Chhattisgarh and Orissa played out a 4-4 draw for the match to go in penalties.

Chhattisgarh women's team survived the penalty shootout 6-5 to reach the summit clash where they will meet Uttarakhand.

Nepal's women's team made their long trip to Mumbai worthy as they entered the finals of Women's Cup 2 beating Kerala 2-1. (ANI)