Cuttack: New entrant Samaleswari Sporting Club held fancied Techno Aryan to a creditable 1-1 draw in a Group-II match of the Second Division I-League in Cuttack on Saturday.
Surajit Ray of the Techno Aryan scored the first goal at the 25th minute, and took the lead for his team. But Samaleswari Sporting fought back to score the equalizer through Gokul Oram in the 48th minute.
This draw helped Samaleswari Sporting to collect their first points from two matches.
In another match of the day Kalighat MS (Kolkata) edged out Gauhati Town Club (Assam) by a 1-0 goal. Michel Tayo scored the all important goal in the 17th minute and lead his team to victory.