SRINAGAR: Rajpora Royals and Wachi Warriors involved themselves in a tense 1-1 draw in the first edition of Rajpora Gold Cup Football Tournament on Monday played at sports stadium Pulwama.
Wachi Warriors striker Burhan Ahmad put his team ahead in the 20th minute of first half before Danish found the equaliser for Rajpora Royals in the second half.
With both teams locked at 1-1, there was much more urgency to find a winning goal, but that eluded them till the final whistle blew which meant points had to be shared.
Rajpora Royals became the first team to qualify for the finals.
The second fixture of the day played between Shopian Sultans and Tral Tiger’s at the same venue also ended in a 1- 1 draw.
Saffron Supers topped the points table and confirmed there place in the finals securing four point’s in the pool table.
The final match of tournament is scheduled to be played on October 14.The tournament is being organised by J&K Football Association.