HYDO-A clinch two wins as NCK Volleyball Tournament begins


HYDO-A clinch two wins as
By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL, Apr 9 : HYDO-A, Heikrujam sealed two wins in the opening day of the 1st Inter Village Men's Open Volleyball Tournament organised by NCK, Kangmong at its court.
In all, 10 teams clubbed into two groups are taking part in this tournament.
HYDO-A got off to a winning start in their Group (B) stage campaign by defeating WMC, Moidangpok by 3-1 sets    in the tourney opener this morning.
HYDO-A started brightly and conceded only once before wrapping up the match 25-20, 25-21, 23-25, 25-19.
They went on to beat NYVA, Naorem 25-21, 26-24, 25-16 for the second win later in the evening.
In another Group B encounter, KYLSC, Kachikhul kicked off their campaign with a 3-2 set victory over BSO, Top Shiphai.
KYLSC had a dismal start but came back twice to stretch the game to the fifth set and finished the game 23-25, 25-22, 25-19, 25-27, 15-9.
Meanwhile in the Group A opener, SDC, Samurou thumped HYDO-B 25-10, 25-15, 25-16 for the first win.
Later in the other Group A league matches, hosts NCK got the better of LCL 26-24, 25-22, 25-16 in a keenly contested match and AMYC, Andro thrashed HYDO-B 24-23, 25-13, 25-21.