Jubilee Insurance qualify for Lt Gen Shah Rafi Alam Memorial Polo Cup main final

07:02 PM | 4 Jan, 2018
Jubilee Insurance qualify for Lt Gen Shah Rafi Alam Memorial Polo Cup main final
LAHORE - Jubilee Insurance/Master Paints qualified for the main final of the Outfitters-sponsored Lt Gen Shah Rafi Alam Memorial Polo Cup 2018 while Army booked the berth in the subsidiary final here at the Lahore Polo Club (LPC) ground on Thursday.

One and a half goal handicap advantage helped Jubilee Insurance/Master Paints beat Diamond Paints by 5½-4. Hamza Nawaz Khan turned out to be a top scorer from Jubilee Insurance with his tremendous three goals while Edward Bannireve contributed one. Eulogio Celestino hammered a hat-trick for Diamond Paints and Agha Musa Ali Khan struck one.

The first chukker of the match was evenly poised at one goal each was converted by both the sides to finish it 1-1. Jubilee Insurance then played superbly and thwarted two goals to take a 3-1 lead which was reduced 3-2 in the dying moments of the second chukker. The only goal of the third chukker was struck by Diamond Paints to level the score at 3-3. The fourth and last chukker saw once again both the teams scoring one goal to finish the match at 4-4. With one and a half goal handicap advantage, Jubilee Insurance/Master Paints won the thrilling match 5½-4. Luis Mighal Duggan and Hissam Ali Hyder supervised the match as field umpires.

In the earlier match of the day played between Army, Master Paints Black and Artema Medical under the American system, Army first beat Artema Medical by 4-2 and then defeated Master Paints 3-2½ to emerge as winners of the match and also qualified for the subsidiary final. Master Paints Black also registered the only victory against Artema Medical with a margin of 3-2½.

Tomorrow (Friday), Outfitters will play against Guard Group in the first match of the day at 2:00pm while Barry’s will face Rijas/Green Orchard challenge in the second encounter of the day at 3:00pm.

The author is working as Editor Digital Media for Daily Pakistan and can be reached @ItsSarfrazAli.


Currency Rates in Pakistan - Pakistani rupee exchange rate against US dollar, Euro, Pound and Riyal - 24 Feb 2024

Pakistani currency remains largely stable against US dollar and other currencies in the open market on February 24, 2024.

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.5 for buying and 282.55 for selling.

On Saturday, Euro stands at 302  for buying and 305 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 352.5 for buying, and 356 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.1 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.35.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 24 February 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.5 282.55
Euro EUR 302 305
UK Pound Sterling GBP 352.5 356
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.1 76.8
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.35 75.1
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 743.88 751.88
Canadian Dollar CAD 207 209
China Yuan CNY 38.89 39.29
Danish Krone DKK 40.38 40.78
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.76 36.11
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.10 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.79 917.79
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.6 59.2
New Zealand Dollar NZD 171.68 173.68
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.43 26.73
Omani Riyal OMR 726.53 734.53
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.76 77.46
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 209
Swedish Korona SEK 26.53 26.83
Swiss Franc CHF 317.87 320.37
Thai Bhat THB 7.79 7.94


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