LAHORE - Sukhchan carved out thrilling 9-8 victory against Pebble Breakers to qualify for the main final of the Sukhchan Polo Cop 2016 here at the Lahore Polo Club (LPC) ground on Thursday.

On the other hand, Olympia played well against Rijas and edged them out 6-4 to make their way to the subsidiary final. The match of the day was played between Sukhchan and Pebble Breakers which proved to be a nail-biter and was decided in sudden death chukker where Sukhchan players played comparatively better polo and hammered a match-winning goal to help their team win the crucial match and book berth in the main final.

From Sukhchan, Raja Temur Nadeem was hero of the day as he pumped in howling five goals while Hassan Agha Khan contributed two and Agha Musa Ali and Col (R) Nadeem Raja one goal each in their team’s triumph. From the losing side, Ahmed Ali Tiwana slammed superb seven goals.

In the second match, Olympia registered an impressive 6-4 victory against Rijas. From Olympia, Ahmed Zubair Butt thwarted three goals while Mian Hussain Iftikhar added and Ghulam Mustafa Monnoo hit one. From the losing side, Atif Yar Tiwana converted two goals and Azam Hayat Noon and M Usman Malik hit one goal apiece. Today (Friday), HW Couture will take on Sapphire/Black Horse Paints in an important match of the Pool B.