Manipur Police, Moral enter final

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Imphal, Feb. 1: Moral Educational Intellectual Renaissance and Athletics Association, Imphal, and Manipur Police Sports Club, Imphal, will clash in the final of the 14th Kanti Mukherjee Invitation Hockey Tournament at Khuman Lampak hockey stadium, on Sunday.

Assam Regimental Centre, Shillong, and Hockey Union, Imphal, will fight for the third spot tomorrow.

Moral Educational has reached the final of the tournament for the first time, while Manipur Police Sports Club are two-time champions and three-time runners-up. ARC were one-time champions and two-time runners-up.

In the first semi-final today, Moral Educational defeated Assam Regimental by 8-6 goals via tie-break.

In normal time, both the teams were locked 3-3.

In the tie-break Moral Educational could convert five goals, while Assam Regimental could score three.

In the second semi-final, Manipur Police Club defeated Hockey Union by 4-0 goals.

For Manipur Police Sports Club, P. Adeva scored two goals, while S. Tarun and L. Priyokumar scored a goal each.


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