India has lifted South Asian Football Federation SAFF Women’s Championship fifth time in a row. Keeping its winning streak India defeated host Nepal in the final by 3-1 in Biratnagar, Nepal.
India’s Dalmia Chhibber scored first goal of the match in 26th minute. India’s Indumathi Kathiresan and Sabitra Tamang of Nepal remained top scorer of the tournament, both scored four goal each.
Source- DD News
Static/Current Takeaways Important For LIC AAO Mains Exam:
- This is India’s 23rd straight victory in the championship since inception of the tournament in 2010.
- India has clinched all five editions of SAFF championship.