Maharashtra edged out Kerala 5-4 to start their campaign on a rousing note in the Mayor’s Cup Sub-Junior, Junior and Senior National Cycle Polo Championshipwhich got underway at the Kasturchand Park here on Friday.

The three-day tournament is being jointly organized by the Cycle Polo Federation of India(CPFI), Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC), Nagpur District Amateur Cycle Polo Association and All Maharashtra Cycle Polo Association.