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chukka

(US), chukker
Polo a period of continuous play, generally lasting 7½ minutes
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Both teams were tied 2- 2 after the first chukker before Jindal Panther dominated the second chukker with three goals to Action Polo's one and led 5- 3.
The second chukker saw only one goal being scored as Satinder Garcha latched on to a miss by Dhruvpal and his backhander pass went to their team's most valued player, Juan Ambroggio, who scored easily.
With the score at 4-2 going into the final chukker, Al Habtoor Polo held on to their lead to finish the match at 6-5.
However, Shergill brought his side back into the game in the second chukker by scoring two goals as Panthers rode on the efforts of their foreign players de Bruin and Clarkin to put pressure on the opposition.
Fast-moving Camilla Rossi stepped up with two goals in the second chukker to help the home side lead comfortably 6-1.
Traffic was one way in the second chukker too as goals from Ravi and Vishal heaped further misery on IPG.
But it wasn't a cakewalk, especially after Tom de Bruin's three strikes in the second chukker had swung the momentum in JSP's favour.
In the second chukker, Sahgal Stud scored again when Abhimanyu Pathak pinched the ball from an advancing Samir to make a solo run from the left flank and find the target.
Al Basti gained the upper hand at the end of the first chukker thanks to Emirati player Ahmad Al Nuaimi and Argentine Igacio De Lusarreta, while Ghantoot only scored once, courtesy of the five handicapper, Oscar Colombres.
We have decided to go with five chukkers as we don't have sufficient good horses.
The match will be played over five chukkers with a 3pm start followed by the presentation of awards after the challenge game.
Thereafter, Cavalry scored 3 goals each in these chukkers to win the match.