The eagerly awaited annual Polo tournament, Amity Polo Cup began today at Jaipur Polo Grounds with the first match played between Cavalry White and President’ Body Guard teams. Amity Polo Cup better known as Polo for charity is organized for the support of underprivileged girl children. This year tournament was inaugurated by Mr. Atul Chauhan, President, Ritnand Balved Education Foundation, Mrs. Pooja Chauhan Vice Chairperson, Amity Humanity Foundation.
The inaugural match of the Amity Polo Cup was closely contested between Cavalry White and President’ Body Guard in which the former scored 4 goals and the President’s Body Guard scored 3 goals. Thus Cavalry White winning this match by 4-3 goals.
Speaking on the occasion Mr. Atul Chauhan, President, Ritnand Balved Education Foundation (RBEF) said, “Amity Polo Cup has been taken up by Amity for a good cause to help the underprivileged girl children. The Amity Polo Cup will enhance Amitasha, a project under the Amity Humanity Foundation (AHF) which initiates the upliftment of the underprivileged Girl Child by way of providing free education, free books, free meals and healthcare to them. This event is another step forward towards raising funds to help these children realize their dreams and to increase the awareness about how easy it is to help them”.
Ms. Pooja Chauhan, Vice Chairperson, Amity Humanity Foundation (AHF) remarked, “The Ritnand Balved Education Foundation (RBEF) gives thrust to the activities and programmes of Amity Humanity Foundation. Amitasha, home for the underprivileged girl child, is making a humble attempt, an effort and a dream to shape the lives of hundreds of angels. Girls who are more or less alone in their quest for a better tomorrow. Today it has become imperative that we care for those who need it and try to raise the standards of the underprivileged girls who are deprived of opportunities. This initiative of Amity is committed to work towards the mission 2030 to provide education and health care to these girls and help the country be a superpower”.
The eminent teams playing in this tournament are PBG, Cavalry (White), APRC, Sahgal Stud/Simbhoali, Cavalry (Red), Cavalry (Black)
December 11, 2007 - 3:00 pm - President’s Body Guard Vs Cavalry (White)
December 12, 2007 - 3:00 pm - APRC Vs Sahgal Stud/Simbhoali
December 13, 2007 - 3:00 pm - Cavalry (Red) Vs Losers of Dec 11 match
December 14, 2007 - 3:00 pm - Cavalry (Black) Vs Losers of Dec 12 match
December 15, 2007 - 2:00 pm - Cavalry (Red) Vs Winners of Dec 11 match
December 15, 2007 - 3:00 pm - Cavalry (Black) Vs Winners of Dec 12 match
December 16, 2007 - 2:00 pm - Exhibition Match
December 16, 2007 - 3:00 pm - Finals