chukker


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chukka, chukker

a term used in polo; a polo match is divided into six chukkas of 7 minutes each.
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Mr Wigwe explained: Our support for the Fifth Chukker UNICEF initiative comes from the fact that we are conscious of our role as a change agent in Nigeria that can help institute socio- economic development through responsible business practice and environmental considerations.
But after that it was 61 Cavalry all the way from the third chukker
Mr Wigwe explained: "Our support for the Fifth Chukker UNICEF initiative comes from the fact that we are conscious of our role as a change agent in Nigeria that can help institute socio-economic development through responsible business practice and environmental considerations.
The fourth and last chukker was the most action- packed of all of them, as four goals were scored in it.
The man of the night scored 11 times during the four chukkers of the match against Lindt, who were led by fellow Argentine pro Lucas Labat's seven goals.
Diamond Paints struck twice in the second chukker through Kamran Nooruddin and Atif Yar Tiwans.
Commenting on the initiative, Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede, group managing director for Access Bank said: "We are pleased to have this opportunity to work with UNICEF and Fifth Chukker to make a difference to the lives of those children suffering in Nigeria.
To minimize stress on the ponies, chukkers (periods) are short; during a 4-minute break, players change mounts.
But after a goalless chukker, Jindal Panther struck back with two goals in the second chukker through Simran Singh Shergill and Beim.
Hassam Ali Hyder entered to goals in the first chukker of the final, first as the field goal by his solo effort and second as field goal long lofted shot for Polo D Sufi.
Jindal started on a strong footing and led 2- 1 in the first chukker with goals from Simran and Naveen Jindal.
With the score at 4-2 going into the final chukker, Al Habtoor Polo held on to their lead to finish the match at 6-5.