The first stage of the President’s Cup on Chovkan National Horseback Game was held on December 18, 2017. In the first stage, Omar Chovkan team has matched with Shaki Chovkan team and Elite Chovkan team has matched with Barda Chovkan Team. In the first game of the tournament, the team from Shaki was incapable to match the newly created Omar team. The score was 2-1 in favor of guests. In the second class of the day, the newly-formed Elite team defeated Barda 2-0.
According to the draw made by the Organizing Committee on 17th December 2017, two matches will be played on December 19, 2017. In the first game of the day Agdash will compete with Ismayilli and in the second game Ganja will compete with Shamkir . 4 games are planned to be held in December 20, 2017 games which is the most important game of tournament. As mentioned in the statute, four strongest teams of Group A - Polad, Sarhadchi, Aghstafa and Agjabadi Chovkan Teams will meet their opponents in the 1/4 finals. According to the results of today's games, Polad will compete with Elite, while Omar will compete with Aghstafa. According to the results of two matches which will be held tomorrow, on December 19, 2017, the winner of the Aghdash-Ismayilli match will be opponent of the Sarhadchi team, the winner of Ganja-Shamkir match will be the opponent of Aghjabadi. Four teams which winner of 1/4 will be held in December 20, will come to participate in the semi-final and final games at the Bina Equestrian Center in Baku.