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Indian Women trash hosts Sri Lanka

India Women's National Team

The Indian Women’s national team has won its second match at the 2012 SAFF Women’s Championship on Sunday. India defeated Sri Lanka in an one-sided match 5-0.

Suprava Samal opened the scoresheet for India in the 16th minute, while Salam Rina Roy Devi increased the lead just six minutes later.

India continued their strong performance in the second half and Irom Prameshwori Devi hit the target twice to seal India’s win.

Pinky Bompal Magar added another goal to secure India a convincing 5-0 win.

India won their first group match against Bangladesh on Friday [+ read more] and are now up-front with six points on their side.

The Indian team will face Bhutan in the last group match on Tuesday.


2012 SAFF Women’s Championship
at Colombo, Sri Lanka



1-0 Suprava Samal (16′)
2-0 Salam Rina Roy Devi (22′)
3-0 Irom Prameshwori Devi (50′)
4-0 Pinky Bompal Magar (52′)
5-0 Irom Prameshwori Devi (65′)