By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Sep 18 : YDC-Khoirom emerged champions of the L Memcha Devi Memorial Super Divn League organised by District Football Association, Thoubal at Wangjing Kodompokpi Sports Complex.
In the penultimate encounter of the tournament, YDC edged past another title contenders HKKSA 4-2 to clinch their 6th win in the tournament and staggered 19 points courtesy of 6 wins and 1 draw in as many as 8 matches.
M Kishan shone in the match with a treble in the one-sided encounter today. Rahul Okram too managed two goals but his effort went in vain as YDC ran out 4-2 to seal the top honours.
Rahul was first to score in the 6th minute and gave HKKSA, Haokha Kiyam the lead. M Kishan hit the equaliser in the 18th minute for the Khoirom team but Rahul Okram scored again in the 21st minute to make it 2-1 in HKKSA's favour only to be equalised yet again for YDC by Kh Birjit in the 27th minute.
After playing out a 2-2 first half draw, M Kishan helped YDC turn things around in the 50th minute before making it 4-2 completing his treble in the 78th minute.
With the result, HKKSA finished third in the league table with 18 points off 6 wins and 2 draws as WYFC, Wangjing sealed the runners up spot off 6 wins and 1 draw.