Striker Cleophus Fernandes notched up a hat-trick to power defending champs I C Extension,Borivali to an easy 6-0 win against Old Guns FC in a first round match of the Late Darryl Crasto Memorial Trophy for men in the Catholic Gymkhana Floodlit Rink Football Tournament,at the Gymkhana Ground,Marine Drive. Agnelo Picardo,Maxie DSilva and Melville Pereira,got the other three goals for the Borivali-outfit.
In another match,Kalina Village Boys defeated hosts Catholic Gymkhana by a 3-1 margin and Faith from Versova overcame Weekenders FC 5-2 to advance to the second round. In the womens competition for the Late Dereyk DeSouza Trophy,Companeroes SC scored a hard-fought 1-0 win against a young spirited Magic Bus outfit,while Bandra Packers tamed Titanic FC 11-1.
Late Darryl Crasto Trophy for men: 1st round: Kalina Village Boys 3 (Sheldon Sharma,Pranav Daniels,Keegan Carvalho) bt Catholic Gymkhana 1 (Darshit Thakkar); I C Extension,Borivali 6 (Cleophus Fernandes 3 [hat-trick,Agnelo Picardo,Maxie DSilva,Melville Pereira) bt Old Guns FC 0; Bombastic Rockies 5 (Reuben DSouza 4,Nikhil Makhwana) bt Dominators 1 (Moinuddin K); Juhu Sports Club 1 (Kenneth Fernandes) bt Phoenix FC 0; Boca Juniors 4 (Marion Fernandes 2,Sebastian DSouza,Shephen Lobo) bt IISM 1 (Satpal Arote); Faith,Versova 5 (Harmeet Singh 3,Arveen Thakur,Aseem Khan) bt Weekenders FC 2 (Glen Pinto,Selwyn Braganza); Figgi Bros 2 (Rossi Dias 2) bt Anthonians 0; Jogga Boys 4 (Pritam Mahadik 2,Daniel Fernandes 2) bt BSC,Worli; Late Dereyk DeSouza Trophy for Women: Bandra Packers 11 (Kamini Pandey 5,Sahitra Ghure 4,Tracy Gonsalves 2) bt Titanic FC 1 (Mansi Mistry); Companeroes 1 (Abigail Fernandes) bt Magic Bus 0.