The prestigious Sternhagen Bhavnagar Polo Trophy 2023, held at the Rajasthan Polo Ground in Jaipur, concluded on Sunday, October 15th, leaving polo enthusiasts on the edge of their seats.
Jaipur: The prestigious Sternhagen Bhavnagar Polo Trophy 2023, held at the Rajasthan Polo Ground in Jaipur, concluded on Sunday, October 15th, leaving polo enthusiasts on the edge of their seats. A total of eight formidable teams from across the country competed in this high-stakes championship.
In a thrilling finale, Achievers Polo Team emerged victorious by narrowly defeating the spirited Jaipur Polo Team, with a final score of 8 to 7. The final match was a heart-pounding showdown, keeping the spectators’ adrenaline levels soaring throughout the game.
The Best Player of the Tournament award was bestowed upon Daniel Otamendi of the Achievers Polo Team, highlighting his exceptional skills and remarkable performance throughout the championship. Kunwar Vishal Singh from Hyderabad also received recognition as an outstanding player from the Achievers Polo Team.
The Jaipur Polo Team didn’t leave empty-handed, with HH Maharaja Sawai Padmanabh earning the title of Best Player for his remarkable contributions to his team’s journey in the Sternhagen Bhavnagar Polo Trophy.
The path to the finals was equally electrifying. In the first semi-final, Achievers Polo Team defeated the Krishna Polo Team with a final score of 6-4. The Achievers Polo Team showcased their mettle and determination to secure their spot in the grand finale.
In the second semi-final, the Jaipur Polo Team displayed their prowess, overpowering the Bangalore Greys Polo Team with a final score of 9-5. Their exceptional teamwork and skill on the field ensured their well-deserved place in the final battle for the Sternhagen Bhavnagar Polo Trophy.
The 2023 edition of the Sternhagen Bhavnagar Polo Trophy was a testament to the captivating and dynamic nature of this royal sport, leaving fans eagerly anticipating the next chapter in the storied history of Indian polo.