Shillong, Aug 5: Pohkseh secured promotion to next season’s Second Division after defeating Nongmynsong 3-0 in the second semifinal at the JN Stadium here today.
N Lyngkhoi (44’), P Kharkongor (61’) and B Nongkhlaw (62’) scored in the second half of the 70-minute match to douse Nongmynsong’s hopes.
Nongmynsong had topped Group D, while Pohkseh finished at the top of Group B.
Pohkseh thus join Umphrup in the final, which will be held on Saturday. Umphrup had won the first semi 3-1 over Laitlyngkot last week.
(TSR photo. Nongmynsong are in red, Pohkseh in white)