INTER GROUP FOOTBALL TOURNEY
SRINAGAR: ICS Oranges beat ICS Greens by 2-0 to lift Islamia College of Science and Commerce Inter Group Football tourney in a thrilling final played at college ground here.
Leading by a 39th-minute mid-fielder Shariq goal at the break, ICS Orange stretched its lead to 2-0 with Basit netted the ball in the 59th minute and sealed the issue. The ICS Oranges in the second half had upper hand as far ball possession was concerned as their opponents looked clueless and out of sorts.
Oranges showed strong defence to thwart any attacking play from Greens in their bid to find an equaliser. Oranges maintained the lead till the final whistle blew. At the start of the match the teams were introduced to Convenor College sports committee Prof Abid Mirza.
ICSC Principal Prof G.M. Tibetbkal gave away the prizes to both winners and the runners up teams in the award ceremony.
While speaking on the occasion the principal advised the participants to play to maintain good health and for the glory of the college.
Scores of college students and local football lovers enjoyed watching the match. The tournament was organised by the department of Physical Education of the college. On Saturday the final of Inter group Badminton championship will be played at college Badminton courts.