Jhapa XI Football Club clinched the title of Ruslan 10th Falgunanda Gold Cup after defeating Tribhuwan Army Club 2-1 in the final.
In the match played at Phidim School Ground, Pujan Uparkoti scored the both goals for Jhapa XI. Uparkoti had scored in the 23rd minute to provide lead Army-men in first half.
However, Rajiv Gurung scored the leveler in the 71st minute. As the match was heading towards the injury time, Pujan Uparkoti scored just before 7 minutes from the time.
The champions, Jhapa XI were awarded with 4 lakhs whereas the runner-up Army get 2 lakhs and 2 rupees.
Jhapa XI’s defender Devendra Tamang was adjusted best player of the tournament.