New Delhi, Oct 16 (UNI) A brace by Shilwanti Minjur enabled Govt School Bariatu (Ranchi) overpower Sarvodya Kanya Vidyalaya, Delhi 4-0 here today to set up a semi final clash with Govt School Kairon (Amritsar) in the 14th Nehru Junior Girls Hockey tournament.
Harwinder Kaur slammed two goals as Kairon school defeated Birsa Munda Vidyapitha (Rourkela) 3-0 in other quaterfinal of the day.
Defending champion SGN Public Schol, Shahabad (Haryana) and Padma Raje School (Gwalior) have already qualified for the last four and will face each other in the first semi final tomrrow.
Ranchi girls outplayed Local side in all departments of the game and led 3-0 at half time.
Apart from Minjur's two goals (8th and 16th) Asha Kumari and Birsi Mlindu chipped in with a goal each in 12th and 50th minutes respectively to complete the tally for winners.
Kairon school, who led 2-0 at half time, had to wage a tough fight against Rourkela girls before emerging winners. The losers muffed up several good chances and paid the penalty.
Harwinder scored both her goals in the first session in the 9th and 30th minutes while Ramandeep Kaur shot home the third goal in the 51st minute.
In an in consequential match Tikram School, Sonepat (Haryana) beat Thenzawl School (Mizoram) 4-1.
Savita Saini, Neha Goel, Monika Dahiya and Pooja Kundu scored a goal each for the winners R Lalchhuanmawii reduced the margin for the losers.