May 2010 Issue
Delhi (Oct/Dec) Polo
Season 2007 - 2008
Tag Heuer Polo Match
Sunday December 2, 2007
Monaco emerged winner of the Tag Heuer Precision Polo Cup beating Carrera by 7 goals to 5 in an exciting Exhibition Polo match was played today at the Jaipur Polo Ground, New Delhi. Lt Gen Sudhir Sharma, AVSM,YSM,VSM, QMG and Army Chief Steward, Indian Polo Association, Mr Jean Christophe Babin, President & CEO Tag Heuer, Shah Rukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra, Brand Ambassadors of Tag Heuer presented the prizes and trophies to the players.
The stand at the Jaipur Polo Ground was jam packed with huge crowds enjoying the match throughout the evening. Both teams were 14 goals each and combined well and displayed their skill of stick work and horsemanship. Manupal Godara opened the account for Carrera while Maj Navjit Sandhu opened the account for Monaco. Samir Suhag was other scorer for Carrera in the 1st chukker. In the 2nd chukker both teams scored 2 goals each. The score was 4 to 3 goals in favour of Carrera. 3rd chukker was not in favour of Carrera in which they could not score any goal while Monaco scored 4 goals to took lead 7 goals to 4. In the 4th chukker Monaco could not score any goal while Angad Kalaan scored a goal to reduce the margin.
The final score was 7 to 5 in favour of Monaco.
Scorers for Monaco: Lt Col Tarun Sirohi (3), Maj Navjit Sandhu (2), Uday
Kalaan (1), Lokendra Singh (1).