Manipur Tourism to Organize the 3rd Manipur Statehood Day Women’s Polo Tournament
- The teams and players for this unique polo event will be announced soon
- This tournament is also a part of Manipur Tourism’s initiative
Imphal: Manipur Tourism is going to organize the 3rd Manipur Statehood Day Women’s Polo Tournament from January 17-21, 2018 at the Mapal Kangjeibung in Imphal, the report said.
As per sources, the tournament is a ground-breaking showcase of the only international women’s polo tournament in India. The teams and players for this unique polo event will be announced soon.
Manipur Tourism presents this tournament in recognition of Manipur’s contribution of 2/3 of the women polo players of India. The league tournament will be played at Mapal Kangjeibung, the world’s oldest living polo ground.
This tournament is also a part of Manipur Tourism’s initiative to save the unique endangered Manipuri pony and to promote Polo tourism in the State.
Manipur Tourism’s pioneering Manipur Statehood Day Women’s Polo Tournament – a production of Polo Yatra, the women’s polo initiative of Huntre! Equine, is organized by the All Manipur Polo Association.
Incredible India! has provided the international travel support for this event.
Manipur is a state in Northeast India, with the city of Imphal as its capital. It is bounded by Nagaland to the north, Mizoram to the south, and Assam to the west; Burma lies to its east.