Indian polo | Delhi Polo Season 2016
JINDAL PANTHERS LIFT THE IPG COL GIRDHARI MEMORIAL CUP (8 GOAL)
4 December 2016 | Jaipur Polo Grounds
The IPG Col Girdhari Memorial Cup final match took place at the Jaipur Polo Grounds.
The IPG Col Girdhari Memorial Cup final match took place at the Jaipur Polo Grounds. The Two teams which took part in the finals of the tournament are:
1. Mr Arif Khan -2
2. Mr Ricardo Nunes +4
3. Mr Simran Shergill +6
4. Bk. Mr Naveen Jindal 0
1. Mr Kartikeya Singh -2
2. Mr Padmanabh Singh +1
3. Mr Dhruvpal Godara +5
4. Bk. Mr Vishal Singh +4
The 1st chukker started with a goal by Dhruvpal Godara for Achievers, followed by two goals for Panthers, giving them a lead in the match. With penalty in favor of Achievers converted by Vishal Singh on the strike, the score at the end of the chukker stood at 2-2.
At the end of 2nd Chukker, both the teams were fighting neck to neck with scoreboard reading 3-3.
The 3rd chukker was rapid with 2 goals made by Simran Shergill for Panthers and two penalties converted by Vishal Singh for Achievers. The 4th and final chukker of the match saw Simran Shergill hitting a goal in favor of Panthers. Two goals were made by Ricardo Nunes in favour of Panthers giving the match a turn and putting the Panthers at a lead of 3 goals and leaving the score at 8-5.
Jindal Panther polo team, led by Captain Naveen Jindal emerged as winners in the IPG Col Girdhari Singh Memorial Cup Final match, taking home the cup after beating Rajnigandha Achievers with 8 goals to 5.
2-2; 3-3; 5-5; 8-5