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Synonyms for chukka

(polo) one of six divisions into which a polo match is divided

a shoe that comes up to the ankle and is laced through two or three pairs of eyelets


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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 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.
Saoud Khouri and Yousuf Bin Dasmal scored for Future Centre in the first chukker while Al Ghurair found the goal in the third.
In the dying moments of second chukker, Bilal Haye hit one to help Barry's take 5-4 lead.
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.
Salvador, however, managed to field goals in the same chukker but in between, Tito's musing continued that kept Barry's in control 8-6.
The winners started strongly scoring three goals without answer at the end of the first chukker before the Desert Palm outfit got to work and struck three times against another Abu Dhabi strike.
Cole Aguirre added three goals, the last giving the Los Tamaraos their first lead of the game, 7-6, with 5:05 left in the final chukker.
Both the teams went all out in the final two chukkers and there were numerous tussles between the players in the middle of the ground.
The second chukker was dominated by Blacks, who struck two one each by Mazzini and Hamza, who mistakenly put the ball into the nets to take 3-1 lead, while Losada added one in MP/Rizvi's total to reduce the margin to 3-2.
The highly-charged second chukker saw superhero Hissam playing flawless polo and smashing in back-to-back four goals to give his
San Miguel led, 5-0, with Jauretche firing all goals in the first two chukkers.
The third and fourth chukkers were played between IndusInd Bank and Panasonic and the latter won by the same margin.
There were no further goals in the next two chukkers and Team UAE went on to win the inaugural edition of this tournament.
But the third and fourth chukkers were dominated by Dawood Group by adding five more goals in their total tally to take 9-4 lead while one goal was converted by Bilal