KATHMANDU: Uzbekistan won Monday’s match held under the Nadezhda Women Football Tournament, edging Nepal by 2-0.
The match was held at the Karakol-based Central Stadium in Kyrgyzstan.
In the opening match held yesterday, Nepal beat the host Kyrgyzstan by 8-2. This is the second straight victory of Uzbekistan who altogether played two matches so far and with this, it has collected six points. In the previous match held on Sunday, it conquered Tajikistan by 12-0. Nepal has three points.
Nepal is meeting Tajikistan for its third match tomorrow.
Nepal, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan are competing for the title.