Join our whatsapp channel for News Updates

Diamond Paints win opening match of RIJAS Eiffel Heights Polo Cup

09:09 AM | 14 Oct, 2020
Diamond Paints win opening match of RIJAS Eiffel Heights Polo Cup

LAHORE – Diamond Paints defeated Newage Cables by 8½-6 in the opening match of the RIJAS Eiffel Heights Polo Cup 2020 played at Jinnah Polo & Country Club (JP&CC) yesterday. 

Mir Huzaifa Ahmed and Saqib Khan Khakwani played equally well for the winning side, which had a half goal handicap advantage, as both contributed with a quartet each while Jalal Arslan displayed quality polo skills and fired in fabulous four goals but could succeed in guiding his side to victory while he was ably assisted by Adnan Jalil Azam who banged in a brace as their side lost the match by eight and a half goal to six. 

The opening match saw both the sides entered the field with same passion and energy and matched the fire with fire till the mid of the second chukker as the score was tied at two-all. Newage then started playing better polo, thus succeeded in taking a slight lead of 3-2 by the end the second chukker. 

Diamond Paints then made a classic comeback in the third chukker by converting three goals against one by Newage to finish the chukker having 5-4 lead. In the fourth and decisive chukker, Diamond Paints maintained their supremacy and thrashed three more goals against two by Newage to win the match by 8½-6. 

The opening match was played under strict SOPs and witnessed by RIJAS Eiffel Heights Directors Faisal Shahzad, Ahsan Shahzad, Kashif Shahzad, JP&CC President Col (r) Shoaib Aftab, Secretary Major (r) Babar Mehboob, polo players and their families.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Rupee exchange rate to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 18 April 2024

Pakistani currency continues to gain against US Dollar and other currencies on April 18, 2024. US dollar was being quoted at 277.2 for buying and 280.3 for selling.

Euro comes down to 293 for buying and 296 for selling while British Pound stands at 342.25 for buying, and 345.65 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.25 and Saudi Riyal's new rates was at 73.30. 

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 18 April 2024

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.2 280.3
Euro EUR 293 296
UK Pound Sterling GBP 342.25  345.65 
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.25  75.95
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.3 74.05
Australian Dollar AUD 181 182.8
Bahrain Dinar BHD 739.63 747.63
Canadian Dollar CAD 201 203
China Yuan CNY 38.45 38.85
Danish Krone DKK 40.45 40.85
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.57 35.92
Indian Rupee INR 3.32 3.43
Japanese Yen JPY 1.86 1.94
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 902.26 912.91
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.24 59.52
New Zealand Dollar NZD 164.75 169.63
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.42 25.68
Omani Riyal OMR 722.1 730.1
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.37 77.05
Singapore Dollar SGD 206 208
Swedish Korona SEK 25.72 26.02
Swiss Franc CHF 307.11 309.61
Thai Bhat THB 7.56 7.76


Follow us on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter

Sign up for Newsletter