Battle of Sinhagad

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Battle of Sinhagad
Part of Mughal Wars
Date February 4, 1670
Location Sinhagad, near Pune, India
Result Maratha victory
Fort Kondhana captured by Marathas and renamed Sinhagad
Maratha Empire Mughal Empire
Commanders and leaders
Tanaji Malusare  
Suryaji Malusare
Uday Bhan  

The Battle of Sinhagad was a night battle that took place on March 15, 1670 in the fort of Sinhagad, near the city of Pune, Maharashtra, India. It was fought between Tanaji Malusare, a commander of Maratha ruler Shivaji[1] and Udaybhan Rathod, fortkeeper under Jai Singh I.


  1. ^ Gordon, Stewart (1993). The Marathas 1600-1818 2. Cambridge University Press. p. 79.