Linthoinganbi Kangjei Lup-A and MPSC-A registered wins to progress in the 38th Men’s State Level Polo Tournament 2023 at Mapal Kangjeibung on Wednesday.
The first match saw Linthoinganbi Kangjei Lup-A notch up a 5-2 victory against Assam Rifles Polo Team.
The AR team led the game in the first chukker after Kh Su-shilo struck twice as Swarna Kangjam converted for the Linthoinganbi riders.
The Linthoinganbi squad, however, overturned the scores in the second chukker with a goal each from Doller Soram and Umesh.
They then made it 4-2 in the third chukker through L Rohit Singh before Doller Soram scored again in the fourth chukker to help Linthoinganbi Kangjei Lup-A emerge 5-2 winners.
MPSC-A romped past Khulian Polo Club 6-2.Efforts from th Ranjit, Kh Dinesh and Y Binoy gave MPSC a 3-2 lead in the first chukker where the opposition scored through Rabikanta and L Roshan.
The police team extended their lead 5-2 in the second period courtesy of Y Binoy and H Vivekananda before Th Ranjit converted in the third Chukker to close out the game.