Dhruvpal Godara's eight-goal effort proved inadequate as Equisport lost to Sahgal Stud 9 goals to 10-1/2 in a first round match of the Amity Cup 8-goal polo tournament at the Jaipur Polo ground here on Thursday. Adhiraj Singh scored the other goal.
Vishal Singh struck six goals for Sahgal Stud, which had started with a half-goal handicap advantage, while Abhimanyu Pathak (3) and Gaurav Sahgal contributed the other goals.
In another match, Armoured Corps beat Deep Strikers 13 goals to 3-1/2 thanks to the goals from G.S. Pandher (5), Tarun Sirhoi (3), Rohan Saharan and Saurabh (2). Deep Strikers had a half-goal advantage on handicap and scored through Zahan Kapur (2) and Ramesh Singh.
At the Army Equestrian Centre, Dehi Cantonment, Bhawani Singh Kalvi (4) and Simran Shergill (2) scored the goals in guiding Jindal-IPG to a 6-4 victory over Hamburg Polo Club. Kalaan brothers, Uday and Angad scored two goals each.