Thursday, July 18, 2019

Dh.1.5million cash prize on offer at Ghantoot

Emirates International Open Polo Championship begins Friday Ghantoot Polo Club, Abu Dhabi will host the 14th Emirates International Open Polo Championship tournament from Friday 20 March to Friday 3 April.

St. Regis Hotels & Resorts to Open the First St. Regis...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirate--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fourth paragraph, second sentence of release should read: "In addition, there will be a further 138 residential villas within the resort, alongside a polo club, a state-of-the-art polo academy and a riding school with 500 stables." (instead of "In addition, there will be a further 138 residential villas within the resort, alongside a polo club, a state-of-the-art polo academy and a riding school with 10 stables.").

Polo news from the Philippines

With the English summer polo season getting ever closer, Guards Ambassador Max Charlton has been making the headlines in the Philippines as part of Los Tamaraos the winning team in the Globalport Philippine Open played at the Manila Polo Club. The tournament which was organised by Mikee Romero was played between six teams, featuring international players

Zedan will face Bin Drai Polo in Dubai 18 goal

Finalists confirmed for Julius Baer Gold Cup Today, Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club hosted the penultimate games in The Dubai Gold Cup Series

Tang Polo wins, faces Los Tamaraos in finals

True to his promise, Argentinean pro Miguel Diaz went on another scoring spree as he helped Tang Polo of China secure a final berth with another come-from-behind win in the Globalport Philippine Polo Open 2015 Thursday in Calatagan, Batangas.

Creation of nat’l polo group pushed

Emboldened by the success of the Philippine Polo Open 2015, businessman-sportsman Mikee Romero is now pushing for the creation of a national polo association that will soon pave the way for the professionalism of one of the elite sports in the country.

Fight for Diplomats’ Cup

From 3rd to 8th March the Diplomats’ Cup was held at the Singapore Polo Club for the third time. Five teams attended the tournament, representing the regions of the world: Africa, Asia, Europe, America and Oceania. In the final the teams Asia and Africa met. Sattar Khan (+4), Satinder Garcha (+2), Creighton Yeo (-2) as well as Lawrence Khong and Keith Yeo (0), sharing one position, won against team Africa by 13-6,5. Goal scorer of the match was Satinder Garcha, scoring eight out of 13 goals for his team.

Julius Baer by Habtoot & Bin Drai through to Semi Finals

Dubai Gold Cup Series continues Victories for Julius Baer by Habtoor (Mohammed Al Habtoor (0), Santiago Cernadas (6), Martin Iturraspe (6) and Guillermo Cuitino (6)) and Bin Drai (Saeed Bin Drai (0), Agustin Canale (6), Manolo Fernandez-Llorente (6) and Raul Laplacette (6)) in today’s final league stages of Group A, sees the teams go through to the Semi Finals of The Dubai Gold Cup at Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club.

Julius Baer Gold Cup Update

The 18 goal tournament continues in Dubai The league matches of The Julius Baer Gold Cup continued over the weekend at Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club. On Saturday, Rashid Al Habtoor’s Mahra (Guy Gibrat, Joaquin Pittaluga and Nacho Gonzalez) led from the start in their match against the Edrees side (Sultan Edrees, Pablo llorente, Juan Ruiz Guinazu and Pierre Henri N’Goumou).

Centuries old polo posts removed in India

Two horse polo posts believed to have been built by medieval kings in India have been demolished, it has been reported. The goal markers have stood on vacant land near the centre of the city of Bidar for centuries, and were considered part of the region’s rich cultural history.