Monthly Archives: March 2008

Rebel Rousing

Surprisingly we beat Jogo Polo again in our final match of the Royal Pahang National League tournament. Every time we win a match we come off the field shaking our heads and asking each other “How the heck did we … Continue reading

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Finding our level

After our super start in the Royal Pahang National League tournament, we were brought down to earth with a bit of a crash.  Ranhill-Dhanaz kicked our butts all over the field, beating us 6 1/2 to 1.  That got them … Continue reading

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On Top

The Rebels are leading the qualification to make it to the final of the Royal Pahang National League tournament! Amazingly, we have won both games, and face Ranhill-Dhanaz on Thursday for a place in Saturday’s final. Shaik Reismann was very … Continue reading

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There is life in the old dog yet

The old dogs still have some bite in them. The Rebels beat Jogo Polo 5 to 1 1/2 on Saturday in our first National League game this year. The rather easy win not only made our day, but made our … Continue reading

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Once a Rebel…

We reunited the Rebels, the polo team of my youth. Dato’ Mohamed Moiz got Asad Jumabhoy, Yeo Kuo Lee and myself to enter as a team in the RMPA National Polo League this year. It took a bit of coaxing … Continue reading

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Hooking into the Hookahs

For the past few weeks I have been working on the organisation of the 4th edition of the Hookahs Polo Tournament. We have a great team of members at the Royal Selangor Polo Club. Because the Hookahs benefits the Riding … Continue reading

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Pony Club Polo Intro

I spent this Saturday morning coaching Pony Clubbers who were visiting the Royal Selangor Polo Club. It’s been few years since I attended a Pony Club Rally. The last one I attended was possibly a few decades ago! I had … Continue reading

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Leather Check

I love the smell of good leather. It has a luxurious, rich smell. I like to take a deep breath and inhale that wonderfully rich smell of European leather. As soon as you walk into a good tack shop, you … Continue reading

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On a platter

For the last two days I’ve been giving a jumping clinic at the Selangor Turf Club Equestrian Centre to Sukma riders. The Terengganu riders have come all the way from their molly-coddled lives in Kuala Terengganu, while the Kedah girls … Continue reading

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