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chukka

(US), chukker
Polo a period of continuous play, generally lasting 7½ minutes
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First, Diamond Paints came near 4-6 in the second chukker and then 8-9.
The first chukker proved to be a high-voltage one as six goals (three goals each) were scored by both the sides.
Barry's fully dominated the first two chukkers as they thwarted two goals in the first chukker and pumped in fabulous five goals in the second chukker to take healthy 7-0 lead.
The second chukker also finished with both the teams leveling at 3-3 as they scored one goal
The second chukker was though evenly poised as both the teams hammered three goals each yet Diamond Paints were enjoying 5-4 lead.
The teams were locked at 4-4 at the end of the fourth chukker, which took the match into the fifth, where the golden goal came into play to decide the winner.
The second chukker was fully dominated by Rizvi's, who pumped in three back-toback goals to take healthy 51 lead.
Jindal Panther fought their way back in the 3rd chukker with Simran Shergill scored 2 goals.
Nino Obregon, an Argentinian seven-goaler, scored a pair of goals in the first two chukkers and Miguel Diaz also delivered two.
Hashim Zaman scored the first goal for Army Colt to end the second chukker 4-1 A1/2.
The backing offers a platform for supporting orphaned and vulnerable children in Nigeria through its yearly donation in association with 5th Chukker & UNICEF.
THE BASICS: Four-person teams play matches divided into seven-minute periods called chukkers (four or six chukkers per match) on a 10-acre field (300 yards long; 160 yards wide).