Jubilee Life Insurance Polo Cup continues its legacy of supporting the ancient sport
Karachi, April 14, 2018: Jubilee Life, Pakistan’s largest life insurance provider in the private sector was the title sponsor of the recently concluded Jubilee Life Insurance Polo Cup 2018 played by the zealous sportsmen at Islamabad Polo Club in Islamabad.
Aun Rizvi of the Jubilee Life team played a crucial role and scored 2 goals, thus driving the team in a leading position and eventual victory. As a result, the Jubilee Life team won this tournament by 4-7 against team, Shahtaj.
Jubilee Polo Team consist of Edward Eve (member of English Polo Team), Aun Muhammad Rizvi, Turab Muhammad Rizvi and the Captain Shoukat Ali Malik.
Speaking at the occasion, Mr. Javed Ahmed, Managing Director of Jubilee Life Insurance said, “As the leading private life insurance company in Pakistan, we are committed to promoting partnerships for the betterment and fostering of sports. Sponsoring this tournament is yet another testimony to Jubilee Life’s philosophy to support & promote sports in Pakistan. We hope this tournament paves the way for the revival of international sports in the country.”
‘Sports is essential for learning discipline as it teaches the participants to come as a combined force in pursuit of a unified goal. Whether it’s in the form of polo, cricket, football or hockey, it shapes and refines the structure of a society and this is what we have to facilitate which I’m glad Jubilee Life is eagerly facilitating,” said Mr. Talib Rizvi, Group Executive, Habib Metropolitan Bank who was the Chief Guest at the Jubilee Life Insurance Polo Cup 2018.
Given polo’s legacy of over 2,500 years, it is renowned to have been the game of the kings which Jubilee Life has earnestly supported over the years. Polo is a game that spread from Persia – present day Iran in the 6th century AD all the way to Arabia, Tibet, China and then later Japan. The Mughals were known to have introduced this sport in the Indian Subcontinent in the 13th century. This still being an eminent game in Pakistan receives extensive coverage and draws participation from distinguished local and foreign dignitaries.
Jubilee Insurance is a global brand of Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development (AKFED) that offers diverse insurance solutions (life, health and general). Jubilee Life has been the pioneer in Bancassurance distribution and is the market leader among private sector life insurance companies in Pakistan. With an average growth of 38% over the last five years, Jubilee Life is the most profitable and valuable life insurance company on the stock exchange.