Rail Coach Factory Kapurthala is Gold Cup football champion

May 04, 2011 11:36 | Education&Sports

Dharamsala/Arvind Sharma

 

Rail Coach Factory Kapurthala won the 23rd all India Shaheed Durgamal Dal Bahadur Gold Cup football championship defeating district  Football academy Hoshiarpur by a solitary goal of the first half. The final was played on Teusday. 15 teams from army and different states took part in this five day long championship being organized at Police Stadium Dharamsala. Deputy Commissioner of the Kangra District RS Gupta gave away the prizes. He said that Dharamsala is fast emerging as the sports city of Himachal . it is hosting the 3 matches of IPL this year also, he said. He said that the city has been strengthening with the construction of a indoor stadium and a Gymnasium complex recently. The work is on at the war footing to lay the Synthetics track at the cost of about 8 crore in the city.