Lahore : FC Polo Team and 4 Corps registered impressive victories in the Gobi’s Paints Polo Cup 2 matches played here at the Jinnah Polo Fields (JPF) on Wednesday. In the first match of the day, FC Polo Team overpowered Platinum Homes by 9-5. From FC Polo Team, which had two goals handicap advantage, Hav Shahzad Ahmad fired in fabulous five goals while Captain Arslan and N Sub Israr Wali converted one goal each.
For Platinum Homes, Atif Yar Tiwana and Omar Asjad Malhi banged in a brace each while Qadeer Ashfaq scored one. Raja Arslan Najeeb and Ahmad Bilal Riaz supervised the match as field umpires. The second match of the day was well contested between 4 Corps and Rijas Development/Master Paints and after a tough fight, 4 Corps won the encounter by 6.5-4. From 4 Corps, which had a half goal handicap advantage, Ahmad Bilal Riaz emerged as top scorer with a contribution of a hat-trick while Lt Col Omer Minhas struck twice and Lt Col Saleem Baboo converted one.
From Rijas Development/Master Paints, all the four goals were slammed in by Raja Arslan Najeeb. Omer Asjad Malhi and Hav Shahzad Ahmad officiated the match as field umpires. On Friday, two crucial matches will be played, which will help in deciding the finalists of the prestigious tournamen