Yuvraj Walmiki leads UK United to victory
Yuvraj Walmiki showed his class to smash in all four goals for UK United as they beat Orlem Vikings 4-3 in a Mumbai Rink Hockey League (MRHL) match, played under floodlights at the Malad Gymkhana on Tuesday night.
Jayesh Jadhav, Tyrone D'Souza and Hement Gethe scored a goal each for the Orlem side. Yuvraj was later adjudged 'Man-of-the-Match'.
The opening match witnessed a thrilling and fast-paced contest between Poisar Pirates and Wadala Wanderers before the former managed to win 7-6.
In another match, Mumbai Phantoms riding on Leonard Pereira's double strikes overcame Jabaaz Almeidians 4-3. Vikas Pillay and Savio Nayak got the other two goals for the winners while Kishore Kumar scored all the three goals for the losing side.