Polo followers can apply to attend a thanksgiving service for the life of Ayesha, Rajmata of Jaipur, on 26 June at 11am at the Church of St Michael in Sunninghill, Berks.

The Rajmata was the widow of the late Maharaja of Jaipur, whose polo team Jaipur uniquely won all three English champion cups in 1933. She died last July, aged 90.

• A polo match for the Jaipur Trophy takes place at 3pm that afternoon at Guards. Free of charge. Tel: 01784 434212, ext 221.

This article was first published in Horse & Hound (20 May, ’10)