His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam watched a Polo Tournament in conjunction with the Golden Jubilee Celebration of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam's Accession to the Throne. The tournament is organised by Royal Brunei Polo Association, RBPA. The tournament, held from the 7th to 12th October, is also to mark Royal Brunei Polo's 40th Anniversary. Two matches were held yesterday afternoon.
His Majesty's son and daughter, His Royal Highness Prince Abdul Mateen and Her Royal Highness Princess Azemah Ni'matul Bolkiah played for Brunei Darussalam Satu team. In the matches, Brunei Darussalam One tied 6 - 6 in four chukkas with Brunei Darussalam Dua. Brunei Darussalam Dua were participated by Yang Amat Mulia Pengiran Muda Abdul Qawi ibni His Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah and Yang Amat Mulia Pengiran Muda Abdul Bahar ibni His Royal Highness Prince Haji Jefri Bolkiah. His Royal Highness Prince Abdul Mateen scored 3 goals in the first, third and fourth chukkas. Her Royal Highness Princess Azemah Ni'matul Bolkiah scored one goal in third chukka.
Also present were His Majesty's brothers and daughter; His Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah; His Royal Highness Prince Haji Jefri Bolkiah and Her Royal Highness Princess Fadzilah Lubabul Bolkiah. Also present was Yang Amat Mulia Tunku Idris Iskandar Ismail ibni His Majesty Sultan Ibrahim.
Earlier, the Philippines team defeated Malaysian Team by 9-3.
News courtesy of Radio Television Brunei
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