chukker


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chukka, chukker

a term used in polo; a polo match is divided into six chukkas of 7 minutes each.
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But in the dying minutes of the fifth chukker, back-to-back goals by Guinazu gave his team an important lead and the victory.
In the high-scoring third chukker, six more goals were slammed in with each team contributing three goals each to make it 9-7.
In the fifth and last chukker, Rijas converted a goal off 30-yad penalty to make it 9-4 but after that it were Barry's, who prevailed and slammed in three more goals to take insurmountable 12-4 lead, which remained intact till the end and declared Barry's the ultimate winners.
Master Paints/Rizvi's took 6-4 lead in the third chukker, as they struck three and Barry's one.
Diamond Paints then prevailed in the fourth chukker as they thwarted three tremendous goals to have 8-6 lead, but in the dying moments of the match, Master Paints Black struck one to make it 8-7, but they failed to snatch victory from the jaws of Diamond Paints, who in the end were the ultimate winners of the thriller.
Saoud Khouri and Yousuf Bin Dasmal scored for Future Centre in the first chukker while Al Ghurair found the goal in the third.
Three years before this platform was expanded to the UK and this year, for the third year running, The Access Bank UK, Access Private Bank, Unicef and Fifth Chukker are hosting the Access Bank Day at Ham Polo Club on Saturday June14, 2014.
The second chukker was evenly poised as both the teams hit one goal each with Master Paints/Rizvi's having 3-2 lead.
The second chukker saw, the winners upheld their lead by a close margin 5-4.
Master Paints/Rizvi's maintained their supremacy in the second chukker as well as they thwarted two more goals to have a healthy 5-1 lead.
The match then entered the sudden death chukker, where Hamza Mawaz Khan came from behind to pump in the match-winning goal for Master Paints/Rizvi's and also helped them book berth in the main final.
Dubai: Abu Dhabi Polo Team collected their second win in the Emirates Open Polo championship when they produced a dominant display in the final chukker to efeat Maserati Polo Team by 11 goals to six.