Remington Pharma edged past Platinum Homes/Master Paints by 7-6 in the Maj Gen Saeed-uz-Zaman Janjua Memorial Polo Cup 2023 sponsored by JS Bank main final played at the Jinnah Polo Fields.  

Final Match Overview

Remington Pharma and Platinum Homes/Master Paints final encounter proved an enthralling and exciting encounter. Both the sides gave tough time to each other till the third chukker, where Remington Pharma played better polo and excelled with both mallet and polo ponies to take a slight lead, which remained intact till the final whistle. The losing side though tried hard and also managed to score one goal in the last chukker but their efforts couldn’t bear fruit.

Remington Pharma winning team of the Maj Gen Saeed-uz-Zaman Janjua Memorial Polo Cup 2023, hosted at the Jinnah Polo Fields, Lahore – JPF/Allsportspk  

From Remington Pharma, Hamza Mawaz Khan emerged as hero as he hammered an impressive hat-trick of goals and he was ably assisted by his teammates Ahmed Bilal Riaz (two goals) and Ahmed Zubair Butt and Basel Faisal Khokhar (one goal each). From Platinum Homes/Master Paints, Iranian player Aamirreza Behboudi fired in fabulous five goals and Sufi Muhammad Haroon struck one goal but their contribution proved too little too late as they lost the final by a narrow margin of 6-7.

Earlier in the subsidiary final, Team FG/Din Polo won defeated Team Black Horse Paints by 9½-7.  

Brig Badr-ul-Zaman (r) son of General Saeed-ul-Zaman said “I am very happy with the way the teams and people participated in the tournament organized in memory of my father.”

Basel Faisal Khokhar from the winning team stated that “It is a great pleasure to win the second eight-goal tournament of the season. We are well prepared to win more titles in this season.”

At the prize distribution ceremony, former Army Chief General Jahangir Karamat (R) distributed prizes among the winners and top performers.  

Talking to the media after the match, former Army General Jahangir Karamat said: “The exciting final of this prestigious polo tournament at the Jinnah Polo Fields shows the level of Pakistan polo, which is increasing rapidly and also shows the interest of the fans that there is a lot of life in this game.”

Day 4 | Final-Platinum/Master Vs Remington Pharma

Platinum Homes/Master Paints and Remington Pharma qualified for the main final of the Maj Gen Saeed-uz-Zaman Janjua Memorial Polo Cup 2023, sponsored by JS Bank after winning their respective matches at the Jinnah Polo Fields in Lahore.

Saeed uz Zaman Memorial Polo Cup: Day 4; Master Paints Vs Newage Final

Three matches were decided and after tough contests, Black Horse Paints, Platinum Homes/Master Paints and Remington Pharma emerged as winners on Friday.  

Semi-final 1

Platinum Homes/Master Paints Vs Diamond Paints/Sheikhoo Steel match on Day 4 of the Saeed-uz-Zaman Janjua Memorial Polo Cup 2023, at the Jinnah Polo Fields, Lahore – Allsportspk

Platinum Homes/Master Paints edged past Diamond Paints/Sheikhoo Steel by a close margin of 9-8. For Platinum Homes/Master Paints, Amirreza Behboudi played superb polo and fired in fabulous four goals while Qadeer Ashfaq and Sufi Muhammad Haroon banged in a brace each and Agha Musa Ali Khan struck one goal.  

Nico Roberts though played well for Diamond Paints/Nagina Group and smashed in superb six goals and Lt Col Omer Minhas (R) thrashed in two goals, but their efforts couldn’t yield fruit for their side, which lost the crucial match by 8-9. Raja Mikaeel Sami and Ahmad Bilal Riaz supervised the match as field umpires.  

Semi-final 2

Remington Pharma Vs FG/Din Polo Team match on Day 4 of the Saeed-uz-Zaman Janjua Memorial Polo Cup 2023, at the Jinnah Polo Fields, Lahore – Allsportspk

The second semifinal saw Remington Pharma defeating FG/Din Polo Team by 5-3½. In-form Hamza Mawaz Khan played excellent polo and smashed in superb five goals. His teammates Raja Jalal Arsalan and Shah Shamyl Alam also played well and converted two and one goal respectively. From the team FG/Din Polo, which had a half goal handicap advantage. Raja Jalal Arslan thrashed in two goals while Shah Shamyl Alam converted one.

Amirreza Behboudi and Raja Sami Ullah officiated the match as field umpires.  

Saeed Uz Zaman Memorial Polo Cup 2018: Master Paints & PBG/Remounts In Final

Earlier in the first match of the day, Black Horse Paints defeated Pindi Express team by a narrow margin of 5-4½. Hissam Ali Hyder and Adul Rehman Monnoo played outstanding polo for Black Horse Paints and hammered three and two goals respectively. From Pindi Express, which had a half goal handicap advantage, Raja Mikaeel Sami hammered a hat-trick and Nazar Dean Ali Khan struck one.

Amirreza Behboudi and Raja Jalal Arslan were the field umpires.  

Day 3 | FG/Din Team Rids Over Opponents

FG/Din Polo team outpaced BN Polo team by 9-4 in the only match on the third day of the Maj Gen Saeed-ul-Zaman Janjua Memorial Polo Cup 2023 at the Jinnah Polo Fields.  

On Friday, 20th January three matches will be played as follows:

Match 1 – Black Horse Paints will take on Pindi Express at 12:00 pm.

Match 2 – Platinum Homes/Master Paints will compete Diamond Paints/Nagina Group at 2:00 pm.

Match 3 – FG/Din Polo will play against Remington Pharma at 3:00 pm.

Match Overview

FG/Din Vs BN Polo teams match on Day 3 of the Saeed-uz-Zaman Janjua Memorial Polo Cup 2023, at the Jinnah Polo Fields, Lahore – Allsportspk

From FG/Din Polo, both brothers Sheikh Muhammad Farhad and Sheikh Muhammad Raffay thrashed in three tremendous goals each while Shah Shamyl Alam and Raja Jalal Arsalan converted one goal each. Raja Samiullah did play well for the BN Polo team and hammered a hat-trick of goals while Haider Naseem scored one goal.  

FG/Din Polo dominated the match right from the word go as they converted one goal in the first chukker while fired in four fabulous goals in the second chukker to take a healthy 5-0 lead. BN Polo though made their presence felt in the third chukker by scoring one goal yet FG/Din Polo made a good come back and banged in two back-to-back goals to stretch their lead to 7-1.  

The highly-charged fourth and last chukker saw BN Polo converting a hat-trick of goals against a brace by FG/Din Polo, who won the match by 9-4.

Amirreza Behboudi and Ahmad Bilal Riaz supervised the match as field umpires.  

Day 2 | Two Matches Decided; Amirreza & Nico Show Class

Platinum Homes/Master Paints and Diamond Paints/Nagina Group recorded victories on the second day of Maj Gen Saeed-ul-Zaman Janjua Memorial Polo Cup 2023 sponsored by JS Bank at the Jinnah Polo Fields. On Thursday, 19th January only one match will be played at 2:30 pm.  

Match 1 Overview

Platinum Homes/Master Paints defeated Black Horse Paints by a close margin of 7½-6. Amirreza Behboudi was in sublime form and fired in fabulous five goals while Farooq Amin Sufi and Agha Musa Ali Khan converted one goal each for Platinum Homes/Master Paints. Hissam Ali Haider and Abdul Rehman Monnoo thrashed in three goals each for Black Horse Paints.  

The first chukker started with both the sides scoring one goal each to make it 1-1. Platinum Homes/Master Paints then started playing aggressively and thrashed in two back-to-back goals to earn a 3-1 lead by the end of the second chukker. They maintained their supremacy in the third chukker as well and converted three impressive goals against one by Black Horse Paints to stretch their lead to 6-2.  

Black Horse played better polo in the fourth and last chukker and fired in four goals against one by Platinum Homes to make it 6-7 but it proved too little too late for Black Horse, who lost the match by 6-7½ as Platinum Homes/Master Paints had a half goal handicap advantage.

Raja Sami Ullah and Omer Asjad Malhi officiated the match as field umpires. 

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Match 2 Oveview

Diamond Paints/Nagina Group outsmarted Pindi Express Polo Team by 10-6. Nico Roberts played superb polo and smashed in five phenomenal goals while Lt Col Omer Minhas (R) hammered an impressive hat-trick of goals and Mir Shoaib Ahmed and Omer Ellahi Shaikh scored one goal each for Diamond Paints/Nagina Group. Raja Mikael Sami malleted three goals and Ibrahim Khalil struck two from Pindi Express. 

Diamond Paints/Nagina Group dominated the match right from the beginning as they gained 2-1 lead in the first chukker, then 4-2 lead in the second chukker. They then thrashed a hat-trick in the third chukker against one by Pindi Express to earn a 7-3 lead, while in the fourth and last chukker, both the sides slammed in three goals each and Diamond Paints/Nagina emerged as winners by 10-6.

Shah Shamyl Alam and Ahmad Bilal Riaz supervised the match as field umpires.  

Day 1 | Saeed-uz-Zaman Janjua Polo Cup: Remington Pharma Win Opener 

Remington Pharma overwhelmed BN Polo team 7-2 in the opening match of the Major General Saeed-uz-Zaman Janjua Memorial Polo Cup 2023, sponsored by JS Bank at the Jinnah Polo Fields.

Schedule: Wednesday, 18th January, 2023

Match 1 – Black Horse Paints and Platinum Homes/Master Paints at 1:30 pm.

Match 2 – Pindi Express will compete against Diamond Paints/Nagina Group at 2:30 pm. 

Match Overview

Remington Pharma vs BN Polo team opening match of the Saeed-uz-Zaman Janjua Memorial Polo Cup 2023, at the Jinnah Polo Fields, Lahore – Allsportspk

Hamza Mawaz Khan from Remington Pharma played brilliantly and scored five fabulous goals while Ahmed Zubair Butt banged in a beautiful brace. Haider Naseem played well for BN Polo team by converting two tremendous goals.  

Saeed-uz-Zaman Janjua Memorial Polo Cup 2019: Day 1

Remington Pharma dominated the match right from the word go as they hammered a hat-trick in the first chukker against one goal by BN Polo to gain a 3-1 lead. Remington Pharma maintained their supremacy in the second and third chukkers and smashed in three and one goal respectively to enhance their lead to 7-1. The only goal of the fourth chukker was scored by BN Polo but Remington won the encounter 7-2.  

Remington Pharma vs BN Polo team opening match of the Saeed-uz-Zaman Janjua Memorial Polo Cup 2023, at the Jinnah Polo Fields, Lahore – Allsportspk

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