Kolhapur, Mumbai win big on day 3 of WIFA Inter-district championship

In an action-packed day of the WIFA Inter-District championship, several thrilling encounters unfolded, showcasing the talent and competitive spirit of the participating teams. Here’s a recap of the day’s matches:

Jalgaon 2 – 6 Aurangabad: Aurangabad showcased their attacking prowess, with Rohit Godke scoring a brace and Shardul J, Harsh Patil, Zaid, and Naman Shaikh adding one goal each. Aditya Joshi and Altamash Khan found the net for Jalgaon, but it wasn’t enough to secure victory.

Pune 3 – 1 Palghar: Pune exhibited a strong performance, taking an early lead through Arjun Singh. Rudra Sunar equalized for Palghar, but Pune dominated the second half, with Sajeet Dias and Advait Marathe finding the back of the net to secure a well-deserved win.

Mumbai 10 – 0 Ahmednagar: Mumbai delivered a dominant display, netting an impressive ten goals against Ahmednagar. Gururaj Mane secured a hat-trick, while Nirvan Jain and Niall Goghavala scored a brace each, ensuring a commanding victory.

Nagpur 7 – 0 Washim: Nagpur showcased their attacking prowess, with Saket Gajbhiye, Abhimanyu Bhojane, and Darshil Kapse all scoring two goals each, guiding their team to a convincing win over Washim.

Akola 1 – 1 Sangli (Akola won 3-2 on penalties): A tightly contested match saw Mudassir Khan equalizing for Akola, leading the game to a penalty shootout. Akola held their nerve and emerged victorious, with Mudassir Khan stepping up to score the winning penalty.

Thane 1 – 0 Dhule: Thane secured a hard-fought victory with a second-half goal from Veer, as their solid defense ensured Dhule was unable to find the net.

Nandurbar 0 – 11 Kolhapur: Kolhapur exhibited their dominance in a comprehensive victory, with Gandharva D and Swaroop B both scoring hat-tricks. Captain Ishan Tiwale also made an impact with two goals, contributing to a remarkable win.

Nashik 4 – 0 Solapur: Nashik displayed their attacking prowess, with Reyansh Singh netting a hat-trick and Aditya Negi adding another goal, securing a comfortable victory over Solapur.

Day 3 of the WIFA Inter-District championship witnessed thrilling matches, standout performances, and remarkable displays of skill. With each passing day, the competition intensifies, setting the stage for an exciting tournament ahead.

Courtesy of WIFA Media

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