The first European polo club

The Cachar Polo Club, founded by British tea planters in 1859 in Silchar, Assam, in northeastern India, became the first European polo club.

Date:
      1859
Location:
      Silchar, Assam,
      Northeastern India


Additional Information:

  • Cachar Club – Wikipedia
    Located in Silchar, India, The Cachar Club was opened in 1897 by colonial British who were engaged in the tea planting business. Initially, membership was open to only Europeans, but this opened up to include Indians as well.

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