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05.02.17 Richard Mille Charity Polo Tournament

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 this afternoon participated in the final of the Richard Mille Charity Polo Tournament for the Children's Cancer Foundation, YASKA. The final took place at the Royal Brunei Polo and Riding Club in Jerudong.

In the final, Team 'Black' led by His Majesty emerged champion after defeating Team 'Grey' led by His Majesty's brother, His Royal Highness Prince Haji Jefri Bolkiah by 8 to 5 in four chukkas. His Majesty scored 2 goals in the first and third chukkas. Present to watch the match was Her Majesty Duli Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Saleha binti Al-Marhum Pengiran Pemancha Pengiran Anak Haji Mohamed Alam.

Also in attendance were His Majesty's brother, son and daughter, His Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah; His Royal Highness Prince 'Abdul Wakeel and Her Royal Highness Princess Ameerah Wardatul Bolkiah. Team 'Black' was also joined by His Majesty's daughter, Her Royal Highness Princess 'Azemah Ni'matul Bolkiah.

As champion, Team 'Black' won the Richard Mille Cup. His Majesty received the Richard Mille Cup presented by Peter Harrison, Chief Executive Officer for Richard Mille Europe, Middle East and Africa. Meanwhile, Her Royal Highness Princess 'Azemah Ni'matul Bolkiah, was the top scorer with 8 goals. Team 'Grey' led by His Royal Highness Prince Haji Jefri Bolkiah, took second place. Team 'Red' came in third and fourth place went to Team 'White'. His Majesty then received a pasambah and mingled with the children from the foundation. YASKA is a non-government organisation that aims to provide support for children with cancer and their families while undergoing treatment as well as educates and raise public's awareness on children with cancer in the country.

News courtesy of Radio Television Brunei
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