Kh/Kh Novokom YC, Rungchang YC, Kh Khullen YC win in 41st CSDSA football

By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Jan 11 : Kh/Kh Novokom YC, Rungchang YC and Kh Khullen YC emerged victorious to make it to the last 16 stage of the ongoing 41st Chakpikarong Sub-Division Sporting Association Annual Sports Meet 2022 at Chakpikarong playground.
In the 8th match of the tourney, Kh/Kh Novokom YC rode on SP Wartha double (19', 58') to edge out Thorcham YC 2-1. The lone goal of the losing side was scored by RL Kolison in the 36th minute of the match.
Meanwhile in the 9th match of the tournament, Khubong Khullen YC eased to a 3-0 win over Nungpan B team.
Khubong Khullen YC were 1-0 ahead till the break with SP Pollingson scoring the opener in the 10th minute. NL Dathathing then doubled the lead in the 40th minute before Joyson completed the scoring in the 49th minute.
Later in the tourney's 10th match and last match of the day,  Rungchang YC rode on goals by NL Rono and BD Anthony to brush aside Chakpikarong Bazar YC by 4-1 goals.
NL Rono opened the scoring at the stroke of the halftime (30') to give Rungchang YC a slender 1-0 first half lead. But Chakpikarong Bazar YC were able to level the scoreline with BD Kolarhring finding the target in the 40th minute. Their comeback ended there as NL Rono helped retain Rungchang YC the lead with a fine shot in the 50th minute. There was no looking back for the victorious team as BD Anthony scored twice, back to back in the 52nd and the 55th minute to give Rungchang an unassailable 4-1 lead and the eventual win.