SHDVSM: Leimakhong Area Veteran, J Songtun Area Veteran storm into knockout round

Leimakhong Area Veteran had a heavy blow upon Phaijang Veteran as it ended its league round campaign with an impressive 7-0 win.


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Leimakhong Area Veteran and J Songtun Area Veteran filled the remaining two vacant spots for the knockout round after defeating their respective opponents in the last league round matches of the 8th Sadar Hills District Veteran Sport Meet 2021 at Brig M Thomas Ground, Kangpokpi district headquarters.

Leimakhong Area Veteran had a heavy blow upon Phaijang Veteran as it ended its league round campaign with an impressive 7-0 win.

Seikhohen (2th, 21st, 27th, 29th), Seitinthang (19th), Thangjalun (85th) and Letminlal (90th) scored for Leimakhong Area Veteran to earn a runner up spot in Pool D.

In the second match, Stallone’s brilliant strike in the 50th minute gave J Songtun Area Veteran a narrow 1-0 win over Kalapahar Area Veteran to book a berth in the knockout round by becoming Pool B winner.

In the first quarter final match tomorrow, Keithelmanbi Veteran will play defending Champion Kanggui Veteran while J Songtun Area Veteran will lock horns with Leimakhong Area Veteran in the second match.

First Published:March 2, 2021, 11:41 p.m.

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