Gangtok, Sikkim

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SSA, SHSC register victories

State Sports Academy
Wed, Sep 13, 2017

GANGTOK: State Sports Academy (SSA) defeated Pakyong United FC 3-0 in Sikkim Premier League match at Paljor Stadium today.
Sanjay Rai scored twice in first half and Nikesh Gurung added one in second to hand SSA a comfortable victory over the debutants, Pakyong United.
In the second match of the day, Sikkim Himalayan SC came from behind to defeat defending champions Aakraman FC 2-1.
Ong Tshering and A. Theophilus Owutey scored a goal apiece in second half to upset Akraman FC who opened the scoring as early as two minutes from Sonam Tshering.

Area: 7096 Sq Km
Altitude: 5,840 ft
Population: 6.10 Lakhs
Topography: Hilly terrain elevation from 600 ft. to over 28,509 ft above sea level
Summer: Max- 21°C ; Min – 13°C
Winter: Max -13°C ; Min – 0.48°C
Rainfall: 325 cm per annum
Language Spoken: Nepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Tibetan, English, Hindi