Young Pakistani horse rider excels in AustraliaArchive
BRISBANE: Rohan Hussain Subhani, a professional tent pegging player as well as polo artist and horse rider, did Pakistan proud in Australia when he won as many as six gold medals, two silver medals and one bronze in international tent pegging and equestrian competitions.
Rohan, 16, who returned to Pakistan after his outstanding performances in Brisbane, was immediately named captain of Pakistan’s national U-19 tent pegging team.
Earlier, in 2015 Rohan, son of Major Atif Hussain, had won the national tent pegging championship among as many as 1100 riders and was also given the title of youngest rider in the horse and cattle show the same year.
Published in Dawn, June 22nd, 2016