Dharmaraja Union defeated Jupiter FC 3-0 in a BDFA ‘B’ division league match here at the Football Stadium on Thursday.

The second match of the day between Independent FC and Southern Blues FC was abandoned due to rain in the 40th minute after Edwin put Independent FC ahead 3-1 with a hat-trick.

The results: Dharmaraja Union 3 (Leon, Anil Kumar, Anthony) bt Jupiter FC 0; Independent FC vs. Southern Blues FC ( match abandoned due to rain; Independent FC leading 3-1 ).

Brace by Achariah

Achariah’s brace helped SAI ‘B’ to a comfortable 4-1 victory over Aiyappa Hockey Academy in a KSHA ‘A’ division hockey league match here at the KSHA Stadium on Thursday.

The results:

SAI ‘B’ 4 (Achariah 2, Machaiah, Aiyappa) bt Aiyappa HA 1 (Bharath).

Gandas stretches lead

A fine par round was enough for Manu Gandas to stretch his lead in the IGU Southern India junior boy’s golf championship here at the KGA course on Thursday.

Gandas, who held a one-shot lead over Tapendra Ghai at the end of the second round on Wednesday, now has a five-shot lead over Ghai.

Ghai went four-over par on Thursday, but retained the second-spot, with one more round to go.

The scores (after 54 holes): Category A:

Manu Gandas (73, 68, 72) 213; Tapendra Ghai (72, 70, 76) 218.

Feroz Singh Garewal (75, 71, 73) 219; Viraj Madappa (73, 75, 74) 222.

Piyush Sangwan (74, 79, 73), Prakhar Asawa (73, 76, 77) 226.

Yuvraj Sandhu (77, 74, 76), Jairaj Singh Sandhu (75, 74, 78) 227.

Category B: Karandeep Kochar (81, 78, 72) 231.

Jaiveer Singh (77, 79, 79), Arjun Prasad (78, 74, 83) 235; Arjun Puri (80, 79, 79) 238.

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