Monthly Archives: August 2014

Cavalia

Natasha and I celebrated our 14th wedding anniversary by flying to Singapore to catch Cavalia.  It is described as a magical encounter with human and horse, and that it was.  If you haven’t caught this show yet, it is well … Continue reading

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My ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Thank you, Deb Moor, my team-mate in the 1978 Junior Asian Horse Trials for nominating me for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. I accept your challenge. My daughter Asha Zulaiqa also accepts and will do it with me. In addition … Continue reading

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Winding Down

Well, Head Hunters finished well, with an easy 9 – 4 1/2 win over Sabah Marissa Pahang to take third place in the Royal Pahang Merdeka Tournament.   Patron and old friend Yeo Kuo Lee made it up for the … Continue reading

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Battered, Bruised and Beaten

The run has ended.  Not only have we slumped to two defeats in a row, but I am battered and bruised too.  The bad omen came the night before when Hannah Daniels and I had dinner with Ali and Sally-Ann … Continue reading

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Head Hunting in Pahang

Head Hunters first match against Citaglobal on Thursday went well.  Or rather the first half went well.  We were 7-1 up before we inadvertently took the foot off the pedal and allowed Citaglobal back into the game.  They got to … Continue reading

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Pahang Merdeka

It is off to Pahang today to play in the Royal Pahang Merdeka League tournament.  I’ve been to Pahang quite a few times this year, as player with La Sarita in the National League in April, which we won, and … Continue reading

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Blast from the Past

It was great to win the RSPC Masters with my oldest polo friends Asad Jumabhoy, Dato’ Mohamed Moiz and Yeo Kuo Lee.  We first started playing together in 1977, 37 years ago!  Amazingly we are all still playing, and after … Continue reading

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Torn

It had to happen.  It was too good to be true – I had been going really well, healthy and fit and it was reflecting in my play this season.  I was hoping to make it though the whole season … Continue reading

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A Run of 3

The Year of the Horse Cup Final got postponed again today because of rain.  With a run of three tournaments coming up, I am no too disappointed as I would rather not risk my horses if afternoon rain slicks up … Continue reading

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FIP World Cup 2015

FIP President Dr Richard Caleel recently announced that the FIP World Cup will be played in Chile at the end of March 2015. I understand that Chile has agreed to handle six countries in the final, the winners of the … Continue reading

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