Chennai and Tirunelveli entered the final of the senior State football championship at Sivanthipuram (Tirunelveli district) on Saturday.

In the other semifinal, Tirunelveli defeated Madurai 7-6 through penalty shootout. The teams were locked 2-2 at regulation time.

The results:Chennai 2 (Williams, David) bt Cuddalore 1 (Edwin); Tirunelveli 2 (Praveen Raja, James) bt Madurai (John Abeeth, Muniraj) via penalty shoot-out 7-6. — Principal Correspondent

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