61 Cavalry clinches Awadh Polo Cup 2016

LUCKNOW || Awadh Polo Cup-2016 organized at Surya Khel Parisar, Lucknow Cantonment under the aegis of Headquarters Central Command came to an end with an exciting polo finals played between 61 Cavalry and Remount Veterinary Centre.

vgyThe Chief Guest on this occasion was Lieutenant General Rajan Ravindran, Chief of Staff (COS), Central Command. The event commenced with the colorful Band Display in which four Pipe and Drum Bands and three Military Bands participated. Other major attractions of the evening were fly past by two para motors from Army Adventure Para Motor Node, Horse show/jump and spectacular tent pegging display.

Awadh Polo Cup-2016 finals was played between 61 Cavalry and Remount Veterinary Centre. A full game of four chukkers with each chukker of 7 ½ minutes was played. Both the teams played an exceptional game of polo and displayed their extraordinary skills. 61 61 Cavalry won the match with a score of 4 – 6½ goals. Everyone present applauded the players for an excellent game of polo.

Lieutenant General Rajan Ravindran gave away the prizes to the umpires, referee, Runners Up and Winners Team as also felicitated other players who participated in the said tournament. Other senior Army officers including their families were present on the occasion.