Battle of Sinhagad

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Battle of Sinhagad
Part of Mughal Wars
Sinhagad.jpg
Date February 4, 1670
Location Sinhagad, near Pune, India
Result Maratha victory
Territorial
changes
Fort Kondhana captured by Marathas and renamed Sinhagad
Belligerents
Flag of the Maratha Empire.svgMaratha Empire ‹See TfD› Mughal Empire
Commanders and leaders
Flag of the Maratha Empire.svgTanaji Malusare  
Flag of the Maratha Empire.svgSuryaji Malusare
Flag of the Mughal Empire (triangular).svgUday 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.

References[edit]

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