Sankosh Academy of Gossaingaon has lifted the coveted 19th Bodoland Gallants Gold Cup football tournament by beating Municipality Corporation FC of Cooch Beher (West Bengal) by 4-3 goals in the keenly contested final played at Dimakuchi stadium in Udalguri district on September 28. The all India invitational foot ball tournament was organised by ABSU and Sports Association od Dimakuchi. Pramod Boro, president ABSU central committee inaugurated the final match at 3 pm which was attended by more than ten thousand spectators. Traditional ethnic cultural events were presented before the match had started and during halftime. Rabindra Mushahari, Advisor of ABSU central committee gave away the trophy to the winning Sankosh Academy. Ashok Brahma of Sankosh Academy awarded the best player of the tournament trophy.
-Jayanta Kumar Das