Cycle polo, rally mark Day 5 of history competition
A Cycle Polo Championship become organized on the Polo Ground on the fifth day of the background competition right here on Saturday. A thrilling fit among the groups of Qila Mubarak and Bahadurgarh resulted in a draw with four-4 factors.
An exhibition match becomes additionally performed between Patiala Chargers and Patiala Raiders. Patiala Chargers defeated their opponent through 10-8. Speaking on the event, former union minister Preneet Kaur said, “The cycle polo has been a mythical game everywhere in the international in view that 1940. Punjab Chief Minister, Captain Amarinder Singh, has organized the Patiala Heritage Festival to inspire youngsters to play sports activities.”
Preneet Kaur honored gamers of the four teams, which participated within the cycle polo in shape. The championship trophy changed into presented to Qila Mubarak and Bahadurgarh groups together.
A big range of children, cycle enthusiasts and specialists took component in the 2d background cycle rally organized as part of the historical past festival in the morning.
The rally was flagged off from the Netaji Subhas National Institute of Sports through Mayor Sanjeev Shama Bittu. The rally started at 7.30 am and passed through Modi College, Fountain Chowk, Shyamalan Gate, Baradari Garden, Leela Bhawan, 21 No. Flyover, Dukhniwaran Gurdwara, Passi Road, Bhupinder Road and Children Memorial Chowk earlier than culminating at Baradari Gardens. The rally became organized in affiliation with cycling companies Bikers World and Tour de Patiala.
“The cycle is a superb initiative of the administration because it will promote cycling amongst town citizens,” said Yuvraj Sharma, a cycling fanatic.
While encouraging residents to apply bicycles, Bittu said, “Cycling is right for health, makes environment pollution loose and decreases site visitors congestion. Cyclists must carry their hobby to town citizens to encourage them to decide biking.”