Shillong, Aug 12: Riatsamthiah garnered their first win of the Second Division season, defeating neighbouring rivals Wahingdoh 3-1 at Third Ground, Polo, today.

Bony Lyngdoh put Riatsamthiah into the lead in only the second minute but Michael Kshiar equalised in the 21st.

This is what Group B looks like after the Riatsamthiah-Wahingdoh match

Wahingdoh pressed further, with Rahbok Synnah and Pynkhambor Suting coming close.

The second half, though, saw the game swing Riatsamthiah’s way, with Cleaning L Marshillong (52’) and Banshan Marsharing (77’) scoring to give Riatsamthiah their first win and move them to third in Group B with five points.

There will be no Second Division matches until 16th August when Sohiong are scheduled to face Laitumkhrah at 3:15PM in Group A.

(TSR photo. Riatsamthiah are in orange, Wahingdoh in yellow)

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