LAHORE - The Guard Cup Polo Cup 2015 will kick off from today (Tuesday) here at the historical Aibak Polo ground of the Lahore Polo Club (LPC).

The event will be played on semi-league basis in which six teams were divided into two pools. Pool A consists of Newage, Barry’s and eVolutionaire Studios while pool b comprises Guard Filters, Diamond Paints & Dawood Group and Wanhar Valley.

On the opening day, Newage will take on Barry’s at 1:30pm while Guard Group will vie against Diamond Paints & Dawood Group in the second clash to be played at 2:30pm.

The final and subsidiary final of the event will be played on Sunday (December 27) at the Lahore Polo Club.

Lahore Polo Club president Irfan Ali Hyder said that the polo season was going towards its peak gradually and soon highly-competitive polo would be played during the high-goal events. “The Guard Group Polo Cup will provide the spectators an oppurtunity to witness healthy polo competitions and I hope the crowd will surely enjoy the the final of the event to be played on Sunday,” the LPC president added.