Playing their initial match against Brothers Club, Kannur, BDFA XI defeated the Kerala club 2-1. BEML player Dada Khalandar scored the first goal in the 9th minute of the match. Later, in the 21st minute, KSP defender PradeepKumar BV increased the margin. Brothers Club defeated the margin in the 83rd minute of the match.
In the quarterfinal match, BDFA XI now plays against Southern Railway SA, Chennai tomorrow, Tuesday, January 18, 3.45 pm. In the first match played yesterday, Southern Railway defeated Tiruvallur DFA XI 3-1.