Dewa’s Own clinch Elan Polo Cup

LAHORE – Dewa’s Own defeated Polo D Sufi/Monnoo Polo 6-5½ in a thriller to lift the Elan Polo Cup 2013 title here at the Lahore Polo Club on Sunday. The first chukker dominated by Dewa’s Own as Sameer Habib Oberoi smashed first goal for his team which was leveled by Shah Shamyl Alam making it 1-1. Saqib Khan Khakwani then came from behind and scored important goal taking 2-1 lead for Dewa’s Own.
The second chukker saw only goal from Polo D Sufi converted by Shah Shamyl Alam making it 2-2. Dewa’s Own players played well in the third chukker and took 4-3 lead as Saqib Khakwani hammered two goals for Deaw’s while Shah Shamyl had one for D Sufi team.
In the fourth and decisive chukker, Saqib and Emraan Akhtar were the players who brought Dewa’s Own home safely as they managed one goal each while Shah Shamyl scored one goal for the losers. In subsidiary final, Security 2000 played exceptionally well Master Paints and outclassed them by 8½-4.
Ahmed Ali Tiwana was top scorer for Security 2000 as he slammed four goals.

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