The Maharaja Pratapsinh Coronation Gymkhana, popularly known as the POLO CLUB of Baroda was the brainchild of the last coronated popular king of the princely state of baroda, Gujarat, GURJAR NARESH Major
General Maharaja Sir Pratapsinh Rao
Gaekwad, Sena-Khas-Khel, Shamsher
Bahaddur, Farazand-I-Khas, Daulat-I-Inglishia, GCIE LLD.
He was the grandson of the legendary visionary monarch, Sir Sayajirao Gaekwad III, who was an epitome of modernization and good governance in all fields of life.