16 January 2018 | JAIPUR
The opening match for Rajmata Gayatri Devi Memorial Cup was held on 16 January 2018 at the Cavalry Ground between Piramal Polo and Bedla Polo.
Scores: Piramal Polo 5 | Bedla Polo 5 ½
The second match was held on the same day between Polo Inn & Suites and 61 Cavalry with 61 winning the match with the difference of 3 goals defeating Polo Inn & Suites.
Polo inn & Suites 3 | 61 Cavalry 6
The third match was held between Sahara Warriors & Chandna Group. Sahara Warriors players took the lead, Vishal Singh scored the first goal and Matthew Perry scored the second goal whereas Ashok Chandna, player of Chandana Group scored first goal for the team by the end of the first chukker. In the second chukker, Samir Suhag scored his first goal for the team Chandna Group tying the score between the two teams with score 2-2. In the third chukker, Sahara Warrior player Matthew Perry scored his second goal while Vishal Singh scored his third goal.In the final chukker, Pierre Henri Ngoumou scored his final goal for the Chandna Group and Samir Suhag scored his second goal for the with the final score of 5-4 but by the end of chukker, Matthew Perry of Sahara Warriors scored a goal with the final score of 6-5 against Chandna Group.
Sahara Warriors 6 | Chandna Group 5
The fourth match was held between Mumbai Polo and Mustang. Due to the difference between handicaps of the teams, Mustang got the lead of 2 goals. In the first chukker, Simran Shergill of Mumbai Polo scored the first goal and Mustang player, Pratap Kanota scored the first goal for Mustang followed by Abhimanyu Pathak and Kartikey scoring a goal each. In the second chukker, Simran Shergill scored a goal, Abhimanyu Pathak scored two goals for Mumbai Polo and Ransher Singh Rathore of Mustang scored a goal. In the third chukker, Mumbai Polo players Shyam Mehta scored two goals, Simran Shergill , Kartikey Singh scored a goal each. In the final chukker, Pratap Kanota of Mustang and Simran Shergill were neck to neck in scoring goals. Pratap Kanota scored three goals while Simran scored two goals.
Mumbai Polo 12 | Mustang 8