State Bank of Travancore (SBT) entered the final of the Bihar Cup all-India invitation football tournament held in Patna.
SBT defeated second division side Sesa Goa 2-0 in the semifinal and blanked Denjong Club, Shillong 4-0 in the quarterfinals. The team, which is without seven regular players who were in the Kerala Santosh Trophy team, remained unbeaten in the pre-quarterfinal league.
SBT registered victories over Army XI (1-0), East Central Railway (3-0) and MEG Bangalore (3-0).
In the final, SBT will meet the winner of the second semifinal between Jammu & Kashmir Bank and Raj Milk, Bihar.