The Open de France’s finals were full of promises regarding the level of the semifinals, and even the all tournament. But sometimes, these promises can’t be kept: the challenge of a final can create a game tight and boring. It wasn’t the case, far from that, for this 2015 edition.
The weather was as perfect as a polo day could be. The old boys fired a lot at goal and the tyros began to shine. At eleven o'clock sharp ( even Long Legs Kiyonaga was on time) the Red and Gold squads lined up on the ground.
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The number of times players can change ponies within a match has been questioned by Guards polo manager Antony Fanshawe.
With the majestic Ko'olau Mountains overlooking the Honolulu Polo Club, Team Porsche rallied in the final chukker to capture the Hawaii Polo Life 2015 Polo Soiree.
Semifinals of the 15th Open de France held all their promises on Friday, last week, with two games that have warmed the atmosphere! This promised a final more... caliente!
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The men's competition semifinalists are Marquard Media and Tom Tailor. Meanwhile, a penalty shootout between Sainte Mesme, Ghantoot and La Quinta was held today to determine the other two teams who will play the semis. Sainte Mesme and Ghantoot ran out the winners, while La Quinta earned a spot in the subsidiary final.
Never an Open de France has been as competitive. Never levels had been so high and the teams were of such homogeneity. It took penalties sessions to designate two of the four semifinalists.
As the British season concludes and the Argentina season looms, the Argentine ambassador to the UK reveals why the nation is polo’s No 1, Mate, a passion for the sport and the great Adolfo Cambiaso