In football, Gokulam Kerala FC won the 129th Durand Cup, defeating heavyweights Mohun Bagan 2-1 at the Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata.
At half time, Gokulam Kerala was leading 1-nil. Gokulam captain Marcus Joseph scored both the goals. With today's brance, Joseph's tally in the current 5 match campaign stood at 11 goals.
It was a close game throughout which saw both the teams go through testing moments.
Bagan had more possession, but Gokulam were superb in counter-attacks. With today's win, Gokulam Kerala became the first club from the state in 22 years to clinch the tournament.