Georgia round-up: Torpedo sink Kolkheti late on

FC Torpedo Kutaisi came from behind to beat FC Kolkheti-1913 Poti 2-1 at home on Sunday.

Premier League championship group leaders FC Torpedo Kutaisi came from behind to beat FC Kolkheti-1913 Poti 2-1 at home on Sunday.

Late turnaround
David Kvirkvelia put the visitors ahead six minutes before the break and looked to be on their way to victory. Ten minutes from time both sides were reduced to ten men when Torpedo's Valeri Abramidze and Kolketi's Kakha Gorozia were sent off - and the dismissals changed the game. Four minutes later Torpedo drew level thanks to a Givi Didava penalty and Andrey Poroshin grabbed an 86th-minute winner

Tblisi keep pace
FC Lokomotivi Tbilisi kept pace with the leaders with a convincing 3-0 win over FC Merani-91 Tbilisi with goals from David Datvadze, Suliko Davitashvili and David Siradze.

Anchabadze on target
Elsewhere, a Giogi Anchabadze goal nine minutes from time gave FC Dinamo Tbilisi a 1-0 win at FC Dinamo Batumi.

Guria swept aside
In the relegation group, FC Metalurgi Zestaponi swept aside FC Guria Lanchkhuti 4-1 with Zviad Endeladze scoring a first-half hat-trick. Gocha Sulakadze scored Metalurgi's other goal while Gocha Imnaishvili scored the consolation goal for Guria.

Rain stops play
Meanwhile, FC Sioni Bolnisi came from behind twice to beat FC Gorda Rustavi 4-2 but FC Tbilisi's game with FC Samgurali Tskaltubo was postponed due to a water-logged pitch.

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