The Royal Jaipur Polo team, led by Sawai Padmanabh Singh of Jaipur, is making waves in the United States. Till date it has played 3 matches – 2 in Santa Barbara (California) and 1 in New York. While the Jaipur team lost the first match against Santa Barbara Club, 6-7 – it managed to win the second match against the same club, 8-5. Padmanabh, popularly known as Pacho Singh, scored as many as 5 goals. The Jaipur team thus won the coveted ‘Jaipur Trophy’ on the basis of the goal difference.
In New York too, the Jaipur team has won the first match in the Hampton’s, 8-5. The second match is scheduled for tomorrow. Apart from Sawai Padmanabh Singh (1 handicap) – the other players of the Jaipur Royal team are: Fateh Singh ( 1 handicap), Ransher Singh Rathore (2 handicap) and Abhimanyu Pathak (5 handicap).