Ufone sponsors tent pegging competition in Jhang

Ufone sponsors tent-pegging competition in Jhang

Jhang (June 6, 2012) – Ufone sponsored two-day tent-pegging competition and horse show on the 115th Urs of Pir Lakhi Shah Jhang kicked-off, as the crowd of Jhang and adjoining areas participated in a large number, says a press release. About 20,000 people are expected to attend the two-day celebrations.
Tent Pegging is considered a difficult game required a lot of skill. The specific game involves a mounted horseman riding a horse at lightning speed.

Mounted horsemen riding at gallop and using a lance came after each other and pierced tent pegs (symbolic ground targets) and carried them away, waiving in the air.

Tent pegging game

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