Tag Archives: Thai Polo

No Sudden Death

Royal Pahang and Thai Polo were the best two teams in the RSPC Open, and they deservedly got to the final.  And what a final it was!  It was a really exciting match, made all the more exhilarating by Jimmy … Continue reading

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Walk The Talk

The SEA Games was great. It will remain in our memories for years to come. While the quality of polo and horses exceeded the 6-goal handicap of the tournament, the current 14-goal RSPC Open is da bomb. All the qualifying … Continue reading

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A Fantastic Final

It was a magical final.  Malaysia dominated in spurts, striding out to a 4-1 lead in the first chukka.  But Thailand came back to tie it.  Malaysia put the game to bed in the third chukka outclassing the Thais.  With … Continue reading

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Bronze for Brunei

If there was ever a lesson in polo, Singapore got one from Brunei in the bronze medal match yesterday.    I won’t tell you all the gory details.  Instead I will let you watch it yourselves:

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Classic Pahang

The RMPA International League started for the 13th year in Malaysia as the ball was thrown in yesterday for the match between Thai Polo and La Sarita, the first match of the 2017 Royal Pahang Classic.    It lasted 3 ½ … Continue reading

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Spinning

Playing the World Patron Championship in Thailand last week was the only polo I’ve played in the last five weeks. They named two MVP’s, one from each team.  Even though they had me as a Patron +9, I was honoured … Continue reading

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Pedro PlusEight

In appreciation of the 8-goal handicap that the World Patron Championship allotted me, I changed my Facebook profile to my Argentinian name, and added my handicap.  My Facebook name is now Pedro PlusEight Abisheganaden. 

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World Patron Championship

Dato’ Mohamed Moiz invited me some time ago to play in the World Patron Championship that he is helming at Thai Polo next weekend. Today, he convinced me to take part.

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Vale: Sunny Hale

It was a shock, a bolt from the blue, to hear that Sunny Hale had passed away.  I saw her just last month, in Thailand.  The Malaysian team was playing at the Thai Open, practicing for the World Cup play-off.  … Continue reading

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The Playoff

In 2011 we had seven countries participate the last time Malaysia hosted the Zone D Playoffs for the World Polo Championship.  This year Malaysia is again hosting it, but there are only two countries participating.

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On The Road Again

On the road again. Or should I say I’m leaving on a jet plane again.  Three days after the longest flights of my life, from Buenos Aires back to Kuala Lumpur, I am back at KLIA, this time flying to … Continue reading

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Goat Autocorrect FTW

The digital world we live in leads to a few autocorrect fails.  This is the funniest autocorrect fails I have ever heard, and it involves horses.  And goats.

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