Imphal, Feb. 19: Thoubal District Polo Club galloped ahead with a 7-2 lead over Nongchup Pana Sagol Kangjei team here today in the 30th State Level Polo Tournament that resumed at Mapal Kangjeibung.
Thoubal rider M. Manihar struck three goals in the second chukker to open the account for his team. Thoubal tally increased with M. Doren, Kh. Tombi and O. Samarjit scoring a goal each to post a 6-0 lead in the third chukker. In the fourth chukker Th. Kabita Singh came up with Thoubalís seventh goal.
K. Roshan scored the two goals for Nongchup.
In the other matches, X Fitness Polo Club defeated Chingkhei Hunba Polo Club (B) by 4-2 goals, while Thangmeiband Youth Polo Club defeated Chingkhei Hunba Polo Club (C) by 2-1 goals.
Naharol Yaipha Thourang Club defeated Manipur Police Sports Club (B) by 3-2 goals in the opening match of the IWDFA First Womenís Open Futsal at YLL Ground, Pishumthong.
India (Jiribam) defeated Bangladesh by 21-10 points in the Second International Invitational Kang Tournament at Thangmeiband.
Cricket: Thangmeiband Athletic Union posted a four-wicket victory over Oscar Paona Bazar in the first MCA Plate Tournament at Luwangpokpa Cricket Ground today.