Saturday, August 15, 2020

Africa’s top polo tournament returns to Jozi

The Land Rover Africa Cup promises to be a fiercely competitive tournament with 10 teams featuring world-class players at the top of their game. On the 16th August, beauty, power and prestige will meld together when the representative teams from South Africa, Egypt, Kenya, Nigeria, Uganda, Zimbabwe and defending champions Ghana, will compete for the much-coveted Land Rover Africa Cup trophy!

Five reasons why polo players go gah-gah over a horse riding...

A horse-riding safari through the Maasai Mara in Kenya is the most exhilarating off-the-field encounter a polo player could ask for. To shamelessly name drop, high goal polo player, Eduardo Novillo Astrada is one of the many polo players who has galloped with the wildebeest in the Maasai Mara.

Escue Team USA wins against Team Zambia

Team Escue from Florida narrowly beat Team Zambia in a 3-day tournament at Liulayi Polo Club, located 10km from Lusaka, Zambia's capital. Fine weather and good crowds welcomed our visitors from the USA, who also managed a few days on safari in our magical bush. Please come again!

Escue USA wins against Team Zambia

Zambia.....a country in Africa where the people seem so content and happy. Team Escue was invited by Lilaye Polo Club for the Annette Miller Memorial Cup to play against the local Zambian team in an eight goal tournament that lasted for three days.

British Polo Day Morocco draws a global crowd to raise a...

British Polo Day Morocco draws a global crowd to raise a record-breaking US$205,000 for the Eve Branson Foundation

British Polo Day crosses Morocco in support of the Eve Branson...

From the pristine pitches of Jnan Amar Polo Club Marrakech to the rugged Atlas Mountains, British Polo Day crosses Morocco in support of the Eve Branson Foundation

Nigeria: Lagos Polo Wins Access Bank Cup At Eko Atlantic Tourney

Nigeria's most innovative financial company, Access Bank Plc has applauded all teams that competed in the first ever Beach Polo Tournament, held at Event Centre of the Eko Atlantic City in Lagos over the weekend with Lagos Polo emerging winner. The history event saw Lagos Polo team coming from behind to beat Power Horse 5-4 in a closely fought final to emerge champions.

Lagos uses beach polo to hook investors to 'Dubai of Africa'

Porsches and Jaguars are parked in the sand while businessmen and their partners, in high heels and hats, sit in the sheltered grandstands, glass of champagne in hand. The scene could be Dubai or Miami but this is Lagos -- Nigeria's biggest city and financial hub -- and the first beach polo tournament in Africa.

Abuja club moves to popularise polo

Entertainment Manager of Abuja Polo Club Mohammed Bunza Mohammed Bunza has said the club is working to promote polo in Abuja, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. Bunza told NAN Abuja during the week that the club had been holding training sessions for kids to enable them to learn more about the game.