Manipur Police Sports Club (A) emerges champion the 30th N Hazari & Dr N Tombi State Polo Tournament 2015

Manipur Police Sports Club (A) emerges champion the 30th N Hazari & Dr N Tombi State Polo Tournament 2015

Manipur police polo team MPSC(A) beat Khurai Polo Club (A) by 7-5 goals in the final to lift the 30th N Hazari & Dr N Tombi State Polo Tournament 2015 which was held from February 15 to March 1, 2015 at Imphal’s Mapal Kangjeibung.

In the keenly contested polo final match, Manipur police team led the score when M Jawan of MPSC-A scored the first goal of the match. In the 2nd chukker, the policemen further increased the tally when S Bimol, Th Ranjit scored 1 goal each and S Abungcha scored 2 more goals. The Khurai tried hard to minimise the score difference by scoring 1 goal each by P Jotin and T Roshan. Now, MPSC-A was leading by 5 goal to 2 goal of Khurai polo club.

Also read: United States of America wins 9th Manipur Polo International 2015

In the 3rd chukker, the Khurai team accelerated the momentum and their hard work paid off when P Jotin and P Ojit scored 1 and 2 goals. But goal by MPSC rider Th Ranjit made the scoreline as MPSC-A leading KPC by 6 goals to 5.

KPC was expected to play its aggressive style in the last chukker. However, MPSC-A dominated in the last and 4th chukker too. Goal by S Bimol consolidated the game in favour of MPSC-A. The final goal of S Bimol of MPSC-A beat Khurai Polo Club by 7 goals to 5.

Khurai Polo Club (A) entered in to the final defeating Manipur Police Sports Club (B) by 13-5 goals in the semi final. In another semi-final, Manipur Police Sports Club (A) defeated  Ibudhou Thangjing Polo Club (A) by 10-4 goals to reach the final.

The Polo tournament was organised by the Manipur Horse Riding & Polo Association . 25 teams / clubs from across Manipur participated in the said tournament.

Facebook Comments
Share This!