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Churchill too good for Singapore's Warriors FC

April 02, 2013 20:07 IST

A depleted Churchill Brothers registered their first victory in the AFC Cup, thrashing Singapore's Warriors FC 3-0 in their third group match of the continental football tournament, in Pune, on Tuesday.

Vales Jaison put Churchill ahead in the 37th minute before Bikramjit Singh doubled the lead in the 44th, as the home side went into the lemon break 2-0 ahead.

India captain Sunil Chhetri then sealed the issue with a strike in the 83rd minute.

The Goan side, which played their home match at the Balewadi Sports Complex in Pune, as the Nehru stadium at Margao, Goa, is uavailable, had to make changes to their line-up due to injuries.

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