Newage, Guard thrash opponents


LAHORE – Newage Cables and Guard Group staged wins in the Spring Polo Cup 2011 on Thursday, making rapid progress in the event here at the Lahore Polo Club.
Newage Cables thrashed Pony Express 7-1 and Guard Group defeated PESSI 7-3.
Newage Cables’ quartet of Shah Shamyl Alam, Taimur Mawaz Khan, Adnan Jilal Azam and Shaukat Ali Malik shared the seven goals to leave Pony Express in tatters. The losing side scored its only goal through Naveed M Sheikh. Meanwhile, Hamza Mawaz Khan, Zain Khan Khakwani and Taimur Ali Malik ensured a big win for Guard Group while the three goals for PESSI came through Atif Yar Tiwana and Hassan Ali Farrukh. Umpires for the matches were Saqib Khan Khakwani, Zain Khan Khakwani, Shah Shamyl Alam and Agha Murtaza Ali Khan.