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Battle of Sholinghur
Part of the Second Anglo-Mysore War
The British Army encamped below the rock of Sholingarh.jpg
1781 watercolor showing British Army encamped at Sholinghur
Date27 September 1781
LocationSholinghur, present-day Tamil Nadu, India
Result Company victory
British East India Company Sultanate of Mysore
Commanders and leaders
Eyre Coote Hyder Ali

The Battle of Sholinghur was fought on 27 September 1781 between forces of the Kingdom of Mysore led by Hyder Ali and British East India Company forces led by General Eyre Coote. The company forces were victorious.


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