1st Patnali challenge cup got underway at Patnali, Dharan on Friday.
Godhuli Club, Dharan defeated Shantinagar FC, Itahari 3-2 in the opening match.
Milan Rai scored a hat trick for the winners. Santosh Neupane and Sushan Lama scored apiece for the losing side.
Hat trick hero Rai became the man of the match.
In a friendly match played in the opening day, Bishnupaduka ladies team defeated Patnali Ladies team by 1-0.
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