Hockey Union moves into the semi final beating South Eastern Youth Organisation by 8-2 goals in the 5th Y.Rashmani Memorial Seven a Side Men’s Open Hockey Tournament 2017 played at Hockey Turf Khuman Lampak.
The quarter final match saw South Eastern team gets the first strike with Th.Henthoiba scoring the opening goal in the 10 minute. However Hockey Union gets the equaliser through Kh.Rinal in the 14 minute and went on consolidates with M.Romenkumar getting the second goal in the 16 minute to post 2-1 goals.
Hockey Union makes scoring looked easy with M.Romenkumar in the 21 minute, Y.Bidyananda in the 22 minute and Kh.Rinal bring up the fifth goal in the 23 minute. Playing second fiddle in the match, South Eastern surge up and got cracking when N.Hemjit came up with the second goal in the 25 minute.
Later on Hockey Union wraps up the match with Kh.Rinal in the 32 minute, A.Suresh in the 36 minute and M.Romekumar in the 39 minute making theirs mark to the goal.
In another match. Khongman Students Club thrashed Moral Education Intellectual Renascent Athletic Association by 13-3 goals.
Food Corporation of India, Imphal also make it to the last four stages.