CHANDIGARH, AUG 4 :Delhi Public School of Pinjore claimed the Holi Child Under-16 Six-a-Side Football Tournament by defeating hosts Holi Child School, Morni Road, Panchkula with an aggregate 6-5 in the sudden death tie-breaker final played today.
In the regular period the teams were locked two-all. Vinay Ahuja gave Holi Child the lead with a goal in the 15th minute. However, the lead shorlived as Abhinav Jain equalised for DPS in the 18th minute. One minute later Kanahiya put DPS ahead while Shivam restored parity for Holi Child in the 36th minute.
In the tie-breaker session, Vinay, Shivam and Ankit converted their penalties. Qazi Muhazib, Kanahiya andChitanjeet converted their spotkicks. With score standing at five-all the sudden death rule was applied and Qazi Muhazib clinched the issue for DPS by converting his spot kick. For Holi Child, Vinay missed his penalty.