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Las Monjitas Defeats Audi, 13-10, In Ylvisaker Cup Opener; Flight Options Plays Thursday

Feb 6th, 2014 | By | Category: English Polo News

06 Feb 2014 Audi’s Nico Pieres (2) hits the ball out of the air while moving downfield. Photo by Scott Fisher WELLINGTON, FL-Feb. 4, 2014—-Grand Champions Polo Club-based Audi fell behind Las Monjitas in the third chukker and never recovered suffering a 13-10 loss in its Ylvisaker Cup opener Tuesday at Isla Carroll West. After […]



U.K.: Battle of the best at Hickstead

Feb 2nd, 2014 | By | Category: English Polo News, INTERNATIONAL NEWS

2 Feb 2014 Two of the highest-rated players in the world will battle it out at Hickstead in the annual International Arena Polo Test Match (Saturday 1 March). England will once again take on a team from the USA, whom they beat during their last clash home at Hickstead in 2012 as well as the […]



Grand Champions Pro Teams Audi, Flight Options Begin Ylvisaker Cup This Week

Jan 30th, 2014 | By | Category: English Polo News

30 Jan 2014 -Grand Champions Polo Club-based pro teams Audi and Flight Options will compete in their second 20-goal tournament of the season when the Ylvisaker Cup gets under way on Thursday. Audi (Marc Ganzi, Carlitos Gracida, Nic Roldan, Nico Pieres) opens play on Thursday against Las Monjitas (Camilo Bautista, Geronimo Obregon, Eduardo Astrada, Alejandro […]



SIX NATIONS TO COMPETE IN THE ROYAL SALUTE UAE NATIONS CUP 2014

Jan 28th, 2014 | By | Category: English Polo News

28 Jan 2014 –       FRIDAY 31 JANUARY 2014 DESERT PALM REREAT, DUBAI –       ROYAL SALUTE CELEBRATES FIFTH YEAR OF POLO CUP PARTNERSHIP –       PRELIMINARY ROUNDS 27-30 JANUARY Six international polo teams from Great Britain, India, Australia, Sweden, Switzerland and Dubai will compete for top honours at The Royal Salute UAE Nations Cup Polo 2014, hosted […]



Orchard Hill Edges Flight Options To Win Bobby Barry Cup; Facundo Pieres Named MVP

Jan 28th, 2014 | By | Category: English Polo News

28 Jan 2014 Grand Champions Polo Club-based Flight Options lost a heartbreaking 12-10 decision to Orchard Hill Sunday in the final of the Bobby Barry Cup. Leading 10-9 early in the final chukker, Flight Options (Melissa Ganzi, Freddie Mannix, Miguel Astrada, Juan Bollini) was unable to build on its lead after Astrada put his team […]



Far Niente Wins The Limited Edition 12-Goal Series Grand Champions At PB Polo Featured Game; Dorignac Named MVP

Jan 27th, 2014 | By | Category: English Polo News

27 Jan 2014 Far Niente won its first game of The Limited Edition 12-Goal Series with an impressive 12-8 victory over Hawk Hill Saturday in front of a packed house at Grand Champions Polo Club. Far Niente (Gene Goldstein, Michael Bellissimo, Michel Dorignac, Tommy Collingwood) led from start-to-finish and quickly built a 6-1 lead after […]



Valiente Edges Flight Options In Joe Barry Memorial; Audi, Flight Options In Bobby Barry Cup Thursday Semifinals

Jan 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: English Polo News

22 Jan 2014 Flight Options gave Valiente all it could handle until the final two minutes of the game, losing 12-10 Sunday in the Joe Barry Memorial Cup. The Grand Champions Polo Club-based pro team came back on Monday morning to win a penalty shootout behind Freddie Mannix winning shot to advance into Thursday’s Bobby […]



Audi Rallies Past CT Energia, Will Play Bobby Barry Cup Semifinals On Thursday

Jan 21st, 2014 | By | Category: English Polo News

21 Jan 2014 In a wild, penalty-marred free-for-all, Audi rallied from a four-goal deficit to defeat CT Energia, 13-12, Sunday in the Joe Barry Memorial Cup. Grand Champions Polo Club-based Audi (2-1) will play Thursday in the semifinals of the Bobby Barry Cup. CT Energia finished the 14-team tournament winless (0-3). Audi teammates Nico Pieres […]



Casablanca Defeats Las Monjitas In Grand Champions Limited Edition 12-Goal Series, Instant Replay Makes Debut

Jan 20th, 2014 | By | Category: English Polo News

20 Jan 2014 Casablanca won a hardfought 11-10 victory over Las Monjitas Saturday to remain undefeated in the Limited Edition 12-Goal Series at Grand Champions Polo Club. Casablanca’s Miguel Novillo Astrada scored six goals including the game-winner with 1:14 left and was named Most Valuable Player. Most Valuable Player Miguel Novillo Astrada of Casablanca led […]



Audi Loses In Overtime, Flight Options Plays Friday In Joe Barry Memorial Cup

Jan 18th, 2014 | By | Category: English Polo News

18 Jan 2014 In a furious fight to the finish, Gonzalito Pieres scored on a penalty-two shot to lift Tonkawa past Audi, 10-9, in a sudden death overtime thriller Thursday in the Joe Barry Memorial Cup. With winds gusting up to 20 miles-per-hour in bone chilling weather, Grand Champions Polo Club-based Audi (Marc Ganzi, Carlitos […]



Grand Champions Wins Aspen Valley Cup Opener

Jan 14th, 2014 | By | Category: English Polo News

14 Jan 2014 On a sunshine-drenched Sunday afternoon, Grand Champions opened its Aspen Valley Cup title run with an impressive 13-8 victory over TLC Development at Grand Champions Polo Club. It was evident from the opening chukker that team chemistry and familiarity were going to play key roles in Grand Champions (Grant Ganzi, Juancito Bollini, […]



Palm Beach Equine Defeats Far Niente In Limited Edition 12-Goal Series; Luis Escobar Named MVP

Jan 12th, 2014 | By | Category: English Polo News

12 Jan 2014 After a  deadlocked first half, Palm Beach Equine scored eleven second-half goals to defeat Far Niente, 17-8, in Saturday’s featured game of the Limited Edition 12-Goal Series at Grand Champions Polo Club. No one was happier than Tony Calle, making his Grand Champions debut at age 19 with Far Niente. Calle moved […]



Grand Champions Polo Club’s Pro Teams Audi, Flight Options Open Season This Week

Jan 9th, 2014 | By | Category: English Polo News

9 Jan 2014 Grand Champions Polo Club-based pro teams Audi and Flight Options will open the 20-goal polo season this week in the Joe Barry Memorial Cup. The three-week tournament features fourteen teams. Audi and Flight Options are among the favorites. In last year’s final, Audi lost a hardfought 11-9 decision to Crab Orchard. Audi’s […]



World-Class Players Kick Off Piaget World Snow Polo Championship Thursday With Practice Chukkers At Wagner Park

Dec 20th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

20 Dec 2013 The Piaget World Snow Polo Championship begins Thursday in Aspen. ASPEN, COLO.–Dec. 18, 2013—World-class polo takes center stage beginning Thursday at the Piaget World Snow Polo Championship at Wagner Park in downtown Aspen.  Some of the world’s greatest polo players including Argentine brothers Facundo and Gonzalito Pieres, two of only six players […]



Local Charities Biggest Winners At Dec.19-20 Piaget World Snow Polo Championship At Wagner Park

Dec 18th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

18 Dec 2013 Sopris Therapy Services, a Colorado-based non-profit serving children and adults with daily challenges since 1994, has been designated as one of the charities for the Dec. 19-20 Piaget World Snow Polo Championship at Wagner Park. Pat Horwitz, executive director of Sopris Therapy Services, said the organization depends on community support to help […]



World-Class Players, Team Sponsors Announced For Piaget World Snow Polo Championship At Wagner Park

Dec 14th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

14 Dec 2013 Snow polo returns to downtown Aspen. ASPEN, COLO.-Some of the world’s greatest polo players will converge on Wagner Park, the crown jewel of Aspen, for the Dec.19-20 Piaget World Snow Polo Championship. Melissa and Marc Ganzi of Aspen Valley Polo Club, sister club of Wellington, Fla.-based Grand Champions Polo Club, along with […]



Museum of Polo and Hall of Fame Biggest Winner Of Grand Champions Polo Club’s International Cup

Dec 12th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

12 Dec 2013 While Team USA won the USPA International Cup with an impressive 13-8 victory over Chile on Nov. 30, the biggest winner of the fall season-finale at Grand Champions Polo Club was the Museum of Polo and Hall of Fame. All proceeds from the USPA International Cup and Legends of Polo games doubleheader […]



LA DOLFINA WINS THE 120th CAMPEONATO ARGENTINO ABIERTO DE POLO

Dec 10th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

10 Dec 2013 In a dramatic and historic win, this year’s 120th Campeonato Argentino Abierto de Polo (Argentine Open) Championship title has been taken by La Dolfina. This tournament marks the pinnacle of the Royal Salute World Polo Series, where the final is always passionately fought, and features some of the world’s best players, including, […]



WORLD FIRST FOR ARGENTINE OPEN FINAL AS ALEGRIA IS SET TO TAKE ON LA DOLFINA 7th December 2013, Palermo Polo Open

Dec 4th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

4 Dec 2013 This year’s 120th Campeonato Argentino Abierto de Polo (The Argentine Open) will be contested between Alegria and La Dolfina on Saturday 7th December. Alegria caused one of Polo’s biggest upsets in recent years by knocking out Ellerstina, 19-15, in what was a thrilling display of high goal polo. The world’s leading luxury […]



Team USA Defeats Chile, 13-8, For USPA International Cup; Nic Roldan Named MVP

Dec 2nd, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

2 Dec 2013 International Cup; Nic Roldan Named MVP Chile’s Matias Vial (1) and his horse turn into a shot with Team USA’s Jeff Hall (4) defending. Photo by Scott Fisher WELLINGTON, FL-Nov. 30, 2013—Team USA dominated Chile from start-to-finish to capture the USPA International Cup with a convincing 13-8 victory Saturday at windswept Grand […]



Carlos Gracida Heads Legends Lineup; Tailgate Spots Still Available For Saturday Polo Doubleheader At Grand Champions

Nov 28th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

28 Nov 2013 Hall of Famer and former 10-goaler Carlos Gracida heads a Who’s Who in polo for the inaugural Legends of Polo game Saturday at Grand Champions Polo Club. The game is part of a polo doubleheader that begins at 1 p.m. In the featured game at 3 p.m., the United States will take […]



Audi Defends Title, Wins USPA National 20-Goal Tournament; Carlos Gracida Named MVP

Nov 25th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

25 Nov 2013   We Are The Champions. Audi defended its title in grand style with Marc Ganzi (1), Carlitos Gracida (2), Nic Roldan (3) and Carlos Gracida (4). Photo by Scott Fisher WELLINGTON, FL-Nov. 23, 2013-—On a balmy, sun-drenched afternoon at Grand Champions Polo Club, Audi continued its domination in the championship final of […]



It’s Showtime For Audi, ELG In Saturday’s USPA National 20-Goal Final

Nov 25th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

25 Nov 2013   ELG’s Guille Aguero (2) gets ready to pass the ball to teammate Tommy Biddle (4) waiting downfield to score one of his seven goals. Photo by Scott Fisher WELLINGTON, FL-Nov. 22, 2013—-ELG will try and shake its Cinderella role when it takes on defending champion Audi in the championship final of […]



Defending Champion Audi Advances Into USPA National 20-Goal Tournament Final

Nov 25th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

25 Nov 2013 Audi’s Marc Ganzi (1) drives downfield with Piaget’s Juan Bollini (4) in pursuit. Photo by Scott Fisher Audi will return to the final of the USPA National 20-Goal Championship Tournament Saturday at Grand Champions Polo Club. It has been no easy task for the defending champion which has had to battle back […]



Palm Beach Equine Upsets Casablanca; ELG Remains Undefeated In USPA National 20-Goal Tournament

Nov 19th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

19 Nov 2013 Casablanca’s Mike Azzaro (3) gets defensive and backs the ball away from Palm Beach Equine’s goal. Photo by Scott Fisher WELLINGTON, FL-Nov. 17, 2013—-ELG advanced into Thursday’s semifinals and underdog Palm Beach Equine remained alive in the USPA National 20-Goal Championship Tournament Sunday at Grand Champions Polo Club. ELG won a hardfought […]



ELG Wins Opener Against Piaget In USPA National 20-Goal Tournament At Grand Champions Polo Club

Nov 15th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

15 Nov 2013 Piaget’s Juan Bollini (4) goes for the hook against ELG’s Guille Aguero (2). Photo by Scott Fisher WELLINGTON, FL-Nov. 13, 2013––ELG broke open a close game with three goals in the final chukker to defeat Piaget, 14-11, in the opening game of the USPA National 20-Goal Championship Wednesday at windswept Grand Champions […]



Grand Champions Wins Palm Restaurant Invitational In Medium-Goal Season Finale; Bellissimo Named MVP

Nov 12th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

12 Nov 2013 Newport’s Wes Finlayson (2) battles Grand Champions’ Julio Ezcurra (3) for the ball. Photo by Scott Fisher WELLINGTON, FL-Nov. 11, 2013—-It was only fitting that Grand Champions win the medium goal season-ending tournament Sunday at Grand Champions Polo Club. Julio Ezcurra, making his season debut, scored a game-high seven goals including the […]



Piaget, Berlin Polo Advance Into USPA 2013 Beluga North America Cup Semifinals

Nov 7th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

07 Nov 2013   Beluga’s Luis Escobar (3) and his pony lean into his shot with Piaget’s Juan Bollini (4) closing in on defense. Photo by Scott Fisher WELLINGTON, FL-Nov. 4, 2013—-On a windswept day at Palm City Polo Club in Boca Raton, Piaget and Berlin Polo advanced to the semifinal round of the USPA […]



USPA 2013 Beluga North America Cup Begins Tuesday At Palm City Polo Club

Nov 5th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

05 Nov 2013   The first highly-anticipated 20-goal  polo tournament of the Grand Champions Polo Club fall season begins Tuesday at Palm City in Boca Raton. It is the first of two 20-goal tournaments scheduled for November. The USPA 2013 Beluga North America Cup will be held during the same week as the Palm Restaurant […]



Casablanca, PB Equine/ELG Will Play For Pedro Morrison Memorial Cup Sunday At Grand Champions Polo Club

Nov 4th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

4 Nov 2013 Audi/Excalibur’s Nic Roldan (4) with the textbook neck shot. Photo by Scott Fisher WELLINGTON, FL-Nov. 1, 2013—-It took two thrilling sudden death overtime semifinal games to determine the teams for Sunday’s Pedro Morrison Memorial Cup championship final at Grand Champions Polo Club. Palm Beach Equine/ELG overcame two five-goal deficits in the first […]



USPA Fall Plates Tournament Begins Thursday At Grand Champions Polo Club

Oct 24th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

24 Oct 2013 Audi and Beluga will open play on Thursday in the first game of the USPA Fall Plates Tournament at 1 p.m. at Grand Champions Polo Club. Five teams will compete in the three-day tournament. Audi, Beluga, Casablanca, ELG, and Palm House are entered in the fifth tournament of the fall season. A […]



Casablanca Wins Second Fall Tournament With Overtime Thriller Over ELG At Grand Champions Polo Club

Oct 22nd, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

22 Oct 2013 For the second week in a row, Casablanca won a championship title in a thrilling finish. Hall of Famer Mike Azzaro scored the tying goal with 1:10 left in regulation and winning goal just 43 seconds into overtime for a 12-11 victory over ELG Sunday to win the US Trust Cup presented […]



Casablanca Captures USPA Kay Colee Memorial Cup At Grand Champions Polo Club

Oct 15th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

15 Oct 2013 Casablanca won its first tournament of the fall season with a thrilling 10-7 victory over ELG Sunday in the championship final of the USPA Kay Colee Memorial Tournament presented by The Tackeria at Grand Champions Polo Club. Casablanca teammates Grant Ganzi (1), Juancito Bollini (2), Mike Azzaro (3) and Wes Finlayson (4) […]



Audi Captures USPA Fall Classic; Newport’s Guille Aguerro Named MVP At Grand Champions Polo Club

Oct 8th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

8 Oct 2013 Audi won its first tournament of the fall season with a hardfought 12-11 victory over Newport Sunday in the championship final of the USPA Fall Classic presented by the Tackeria at Grand Champions Polo Club. Led by a balanced scoring attack, Audi held off upset-minded Newport in the final chukker. Audi’s Juancito […]



Grand Champions Polo Club 2013 Fall Season Countdown Begins

Sep 16th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

16 Sep 2013 The two-week countdown has begun for the fall polo season in Wellington. After a successful spring season, Grand Champions Polo Club will host what promises to be one of the most competitive fall seasons in club history. Nine tournaments are scheduled, including two 20-goal tournaments in November for the club’s sixth fall […]



POLO’S NUMBER ONE, FACUNDO PIERES WINS FINAL MATCH OF THE AMERICAN HIGH GOAL SEASON

Sep 10th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

10 Sept 2013 Facundo Pieres and the Royal Salute team were victorious in Greenwich, USA yesterday, triumphing over opposition team Airstream, 9-8. The Royal Salute Jubilee Cup marked the conclusion of the high-goal polo season in the North East of the USA. In a thoroughly exhilarating match with a flurry of goals scored in the […]



Polo: Summer in Gstaad all set to be a sporty and glamorous affair with 18th edition of the prestigious Hublot Polo Gold Cup Gstaad

Aug 13th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News, INTERNATIONAL NEWS

13 Aug 2013 Hublot Polo Gold Cup Gstaad – 15th-18th August 2013 Two days and counting until the start of the traditional Hublot Polo Gold Cup in Gstaad. The organising Committee is working hard to ensure polo players and spectators alike are greeted by the best of conditions. The tournament will run over four days […]



Wellington’s Marc Ganzi, Nic Roldan Head U.S. Team Against Brits In Sunday’s Westchester Cup

Jul 25th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

25 July 2013 Longtime teammates Marc Ganzi and Nic Roldan head the U.S. team roster for Sunday’s Westchester Cup against England in Windsor Great Park’s Guards Polo Club in England. ” /> (L-R) Captain of the UK polo team Luke Tomlinson and Captain of the USA polo team Nic Roldan are seen ahead of the […]



Audi, Piaget Advance Into Sunday’s USPA Eastern Challenge Final At Grand Champions Polo Club

May 21st, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

21 May 2013 It will be a family affair when Audi meets Piaget in the championship final of the USPA Eastern Challenge Sunday at Grand Champions Polo Club. Piaget’s leading scorer Brandon Phillips works his way out of a crowd with the help of teammates Melissa Ganzi and Juan Bollini. Photo by Scott Fisher Audi, […]



Wellington’s Marc Ganzi Wins Sentebale Royal Salute Polo Cup With Prince Harry, 4-3, At Greenwich Polo Club

May 17th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News, INTERNATIONAL NEWS

17 May 2013 It was all about teamwork for top amateur polo player Marc Ganzi of Wellington and Prince Harry as they led Sentebale Land Rover to a 4-3 victory over St. Regis in the Sentebale Royal Salute Polo Cup on a rainy and chilly Wednesday in Greenwich, Connecticut. Winning team from left to right, […]



SENTEBALE ROYAL SALUTE POLO CUP CELEBRATED WITH ROYAL FLAIR

May 16th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

16 May 2013 Today marked the conclusion of Prince Harry’s tour of the United States, culminating with the Sentebale Royal Salute Polo Cup in Greenwich, Connecticut. There was Royal jubilation as The Sentebale Land Rover team was victorious in a close match, which saw Prince Harry scoring the winning goal. The Sentebale Land Rover team […]



Wellington’s Marc Ganzi To Team With Prince Harry In Wednesday’s Sentebale Royal Salute Polo Cup In Greenwich

May 14th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

14 May 2013 Marc Ganzi, one of the world’s top amateur polo players, will compete alongside Prince Harry on Wednesday, May 15th in the Sentebale Royal Salute Polo Cup in Greenwich, Connecticut. Marc Ganzi Audi team captain. Photo credit David Lominska. Ganzi and six other polo players will compete with the Prince in the invitation-only […]



Power Horse Wins Polo Gear Invitational At Grand Champions; Juancito Bollini Named MVP

Apr 30th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

30 April 2013 Power Horse lived up to its name in the championship final of the sixth annual Polo Gear Invitational on a sun-drenched Sunday at Grand Champions Polo Club. The team of Juancito Bollini, Walter Scherb, Brandon Phillips and Kris Kampsen powered its way back from a four-goal deficit in the opening chukker and […]



Grand Champions Polo Club Hosts Sixth Annual Polo Gear Invitational This Weekend

Apr 26th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

26 April 2013 After last weekend’s successful spring season-opener, Grand Champions Polo Club will host the sixth annual Polo Gear Invitational. Five teams will compete in Friday’s semifinals beginning at 10 a.m. to earn a berth in Sunday’s final. The teams, rated from 10 to 12 goals, are Longfield, Pony Express, ELG, Palm House and […]



POLO PREMIER LEAGUE® EDGES CLOSER WITH WEBSITE LAUNCH

Apr 24th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News, INTERNATIONAL NEWS

24 April 2013 Polo Premier League®, the world’s first inter-club polo league, has today launched its all-new website at polopremierleague.com. This is the latest development for the League, ahead of its kick-off season in the summer of 2014, which will see eight of the UK’s leading polo clubs compete to be named the inaugural League […]



Piaget Ends 2013 High Goal Season With Overtime Loss To Faraway In Hall Of Fame Cup Final

Apr 22nd, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

22 April 2013 Plagued with injuries the second half of the season, Piaget ended its 2013 high goal season with an 11-10 overtime loss to Faraway in the Hall of Fame Cup final Thursday at windswept International Polo Club Palm Beach. Playing with its fourth makeshift lineup, Piaget came back take the lead in the […]



Audi Ends 2013 High Goal Season With 12-8 Loss To Defending U.S. Open Champion Zacara

Apr 15th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

15 April 2013 Audi, given new life when Coca-Cola eliminated Zorzal, went down fighting Sunday in the quarterfinals of the 109th Maserati U.S. Open in front of a packed crowd at Isla Carroll East. Leading 5-2 early in the third chukker, Audi lost its momentum in the fourth chukker and was unable to regain its […]



Defending Champion Zacara Edges Piaget, 9-7, In Maserati U.S. Open; Piaget Will Play Hall Of Fame Cup

Apr 15th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

15 April 2013 Despite an impressive makeshift lineup that featured new addition Nacho Novillo Astrada joining his brother Miguel Novillo Astrada, Piaget lost to defending U.S. Open champion Zacara, 9-7, Thursday in the 109th Maserati U.S. Open at Isla Carroll West. Piaget’s Nacho Astrada battles Mike Azzaro of Zacara for the ball. Photo credit Alex […]



Alegria Edges Piaget, 8-7, In Penalty-Marred U.S. Open Game

Apr 10th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

10 April 2013 In a game marred by 24 penalties, two injuries and one player ejection, Alegria slipped past Piaget, 8-7, Monday to remain undefeated in the 109th Maserati U.S. Open at International Polo Club Palm Beach. Piaget was forced to play with a makeshift lineup after 10-goaler Sapo Caset left the game in the […]



Duke Buchan’s Longfield Farm Wins Prestigious Palm Beach Polo World Cup Championship

Apr 9th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

9 April 2013 Longfield Farm won the historic World Cup Polo Championship Saturday at Palm Beach Polo against Catamount, 12-8. Juan Olivera, Duke Buchan III, Facundo Obregon, Kelly Straub, Juancito Bollini, Mariano Aguerre and David Andrews. Led by Most Valuable Player Facundo Obregon, Longfield Farm led from start to finish to capture the coveted title […]



Women’s Championship Tournament Begins Thursday At Grand Champions Polo Club

Apr 4th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

4 April 2013 The eighth annual Women’s Championship Tournament, the only women’s polo event-of-its-kind in the world, gets underway Thursday with three playoff-matches at Grand Champions Polo Club. Play-off matches will be held at 9 a.m., 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. The women’s field for the 3-6 goal features defending champion Goose Creek and returning […]



Audi, Defending Champion Piaget Compete In Butler Handicap, Fine Tuning For Upcoming U.S. Open

Mar 21st, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

21 March 2013 Audi and Piaget, fine tuning for the 109th U.S. Open, will compete in the semifinals of the Butler Handicap on Thursday and Friday at International Polo Club Palm Beach. Grand Champions Polo club-based Audi and Piaget were eliminated in the USPA Piaget Gold Cup but will compete in the subsidiary Butler Handicap […]



Piaget Makeshift Lineup Nearly Knocks Off ERG; Now Preparing Horses For U.S. Open

Mar 19th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

19 March 2013 With one of its 10-goalers, Sapo Caset, home in bed with the flu, Piaget team captain Melissa Ganzi and coach Joey Casey put together a lineup that nearly knocked off ERG. Ganzi sat out the game to enable 5-goalers Juan Bollini and Lucas Lalor to make up for Caset’s 10-goal rating. The […]



U.K.: England retains Bryan Morrison trophy in Hickstead’s International Arena Polo Test Match

Mar 5th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News, INTERNATIONAL NEWS

5 March 2013 England once again took the honours in the International Arena Polo Test Match at the All England Polo Club, Hickstead, seeing off their rivals from the rest of the British Isles to maintain their unbeaten record and retain the Bryan Morrison trophy. The team of captain Chris Hyde (the highest rated arena […]



Piaget Loses Hardfought Battle Against ERG In Les Armour Cup Semifinal, Looks Ahead To Piaget Gold Cup

Mar 4th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

4 March 2013 Playing well together as a team, Piaget may have lost a hardfought 12-11 decision to ERG Friday in the Les Armour Cup semifinals but found the chemistry it needs to challenge for the USPA Piaget Gold Cup that gets under way next week. “It was important for us to have a game […]



Coca-Cola Defeats Audi In Overtime To Win Ylvisaker Cup

Feb 26th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

26 Feb 2013 Making its second consecutive championship final appearance, Audi lost a heartbreaking 9-8 overtime decision to Coca-Cola in the Ylvisaker Cup final Sunday at International Polo Club Palm Beach. The victory avenged Coca-Cola’s loss to Audi in last year’s semifinals knocking them out of the tournament. Audi’s Nico Pieres out of the saddle […]



Audi, Piaget Begin 26-Goal Tournament Season Friday In CV Whitney Cup

Feb 20th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

20 Feb 2013 Grand Champions Polo Club-based pro teams Audi and Piaget will be among favorites when the 26-high goal season gets under way this week with the CV Whitney Cup, the first  jewel of America’s Triple Crown of polo. Miguel Astrada of Piaget. Photo credit Alex Pacheco The first of three 26-goal tournaments at […]



Piaget Eliminated In Ylvisaker Cup Quarterfinals

Feb 19th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

19 Feb 2013 Piaget saw its hopes of repeating as Ylvisaker Cup champions end in Sunday’s quarterfinals at Everglades Polo Club. The defending champions, leading by two goals in the third and fourth chukkers and three goals in the fifth chukker, lost a heartbreaking 12-11 decision to Lucchese. “The game could have gone either way […]



Audi Defeats Villa del Lago, 14-9, To Advance Into Ylvisaker Cup Semifinals

Feb 19th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

19 Feb 2013 With a balanced second-half attack, Audi mounted an impressive comeback to defeat Villa del Lago, 14-9, and advance into Wednesday’s Ylvisaker Cup semifinals at International Polo Club Palm Beach. In Wednesday’s semifinals, Grand Champions Polo Club-based Audi (3-1) will meet Lucchese, 12-11, winners over defending champion Piaget at 3 p.m. In the […]



Piaget’s Miguel Astrada, Sapo Caset; Audi’s Gonzalito Pieres Will Compete Saturday In Outback 40-Goal Challenge Game

Feb 13th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

13 Feb 2013 Grand Champions Polo Club-based pro teams Audi and Piaget will be well-represented on Saturday in the Outback 40-Goal Challenge Game at International Polo Club Palm Beach. Piaget 10-goaler Miguel Astrada outraces Crab Orchard defenders on his way to score. Photo credit Alex Pacheco. Eight 10-goal players will compete for Equus & Co. […]



Crab Orchard Defeats Audi For Joe Barry Memorial Cup, Audi’s Nic Roldan Tournament Leading Scorer

Jan 28th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

28 Jan 2013 Marc Ganzi of Audi hitting the ball against Crab Orchard’s 9-goaler Mariano Aguerre. Photo credits Alex Pacheco. Grand Champions Polo Club-based Audi lost a hardfought 11-9 decision to Crab Orchard Sunday in the championship final of the Joe Barry Memorial Cup at International Polo Club Palm Beach. Led by the tournament’s Most […]



Audi Rallies Again, Will Play Crab Orchard Sunday In Joe Barry Memorial Cup Final

Jan 24th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

24 Jan 2013 For the second consecutive game, Audi came from behind in the second half to defeat unbeaten Villa del Lago, 9-7, Wednesday in the semifinals of the Joe Barry Memorial Cup Tournament. Audi, riding a three-game win streak after losing its tournament opener, will meet Crab Orchard, 12-11 winners over unbeaten Zacara in […]



Audi Comeback Defeats La Herradura, Advances To Joe Barry Memorial Cup Semifinals

Jan 22nd, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

22 Jan 2013 – Trailing by five goals early in the fourth chukker, Audi came back to defeat previously unbeaten La Herradura, 10-9, Saturday in the Joe Barry Memorial Cup Tournament in front of a large crowd at rain-soaked Isla Carroll West Field. Team victory photo from left to right, Nic Roldan, Nico Pieres, Grant […]



Audi Knocks Off Defending Champion Coca-Cola In Joe Barry Memorial Cup; Roldan Scores 11 Goals

Jan 17th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

17 Jan 2013 Audi went back to basics in the Joe Barry Memorial Cup on Wednesday and pulled off a stunning 17-11 rout of defending champion Coca-Cola at the Jan Pamela Polo Field. Audi bounced back from Sunday’s first-ever 12-7 season-opening loss to Orchard Hill in a big way behind a complete team effort led […]



Audi, Piaget Drop Season-Openers In Joe Barry Memorial Cup At IPC

Jan 15th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

15 Jan 2013 Audi and Piaget, two of the top teams in the 20- and 26-goal tournaments this season, were knocked off Sunday in their season-openers at International Polo Club Palm Beach. Audi lost to Orchard Hill, 12-7, for the first time in the team’s history in the first game of Sunday’s tripleheader in the […]



England aim to make it six wins in a row in International Arena Polo Test Match

Jan 14th, 2013 | By | Category: English Polo News

14 Jan 2013 England will be going all out for victory when they take on a team from the rest of the British Isles in the annual International Arena Polo Test Match at Hickstead The All England Polo Club at Hickstead will once again play host to the Test Match, which will be held on […]



Audi, Piaget Head Field For 20-Goal Polo Season At IPC

Dec 11th, 2012 | By | Category: English Polo News

11 Dec 2012 Audi and Piaget are among an impressive field of fifteen teams for the 20-goal season that opens January 3rd with the Herbie Pennell Cup Tournament at International Polo Club Palm Beach. IPC, polo’s winter capital of the world, will celebrate its tenth anniversary when the winter high, medium and low goal polo […]



ELLERSTINA WIN THE ARGENTINE OPEN FINAL 2012

Dec 10th, 2012 | By | Category: English Polo News

10 Dec 2012 Ellerstina defeated La Dolfina, 12-10 in the Final of 2012 Argentine Open in a dramatic match on Saturday 8 December Photo: Ellerstina team, winners of the Argentine Open Final in Argentina 8th December 2012 Pablo MacDonough opened the scoring for the match for La Dolfina early in the first chukka.  Gonzalito Pieres scored to […]



ELLERSTINA & LA DOLFINA THROUGH TO ARGENTINE OPEN FINAL 2012

Dec 4th, 2012 | By | Category: English Polo News

4 Dec 2012 FIRST SEMI FINAL – La Dolfina beat Pilara Piaget in the first Semi Final of the Argentine Open, Saturday 1st December 2012 Photo: Adolfo Cambiaso – La Dolfina, winners of the Argentine Open Semi Final in Argentina 1st December 2012 The much anticipated Argentine Open Semi Final between Piaget Pilara and La Dolfina on […]



The International Cup Tournament Continues USA vs UK Rivalry

Nov 28th, 2012 | By | Category: English Polo News

28 Nov 2012 The long-standing rivalry in the polo community between the United States and Great Britain, continued as the two adversaries met on Sunday in their quest to win the coveted International Cup. Marc and Melissa Ganzi hosted the teams from the U.K. for a long holiday weekend that culminated with a great Sunday […]