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HLF Polo upset Thai Polo in RMPA International League Final

HLF Polo pulled off one of the biggest upsets of the season, defeating Thai Polo in the final of the RMPA International League.  Playing for the MPA Challenge Cup, HLF Polo defeated Thai Polo 9 – 5 in a final [...]

September 18, 2016 Other, Polo
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PEPPR: Tengku Shazril hangs on to No.1

With two 12-goal tournaments in Malaysia in August, and in influx of Argentine professionals for the RMPA International League, PoloEquestrian.com’s Polo Player Ranking (PEPPR) has seen 14 new entries.  Tengku Shazril hangs on to the No 1 rank, but the [...]

August 29, 2016 Other, Polo
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Comeback king Skelton scoops Britain’s first Olympic individual Jumping gold

He broke his neck in a fall 16 years ago, he has a replacement hip, he’s 58 years old, competing at his seventh Olympic Games and he was riding a horse that has been struggling with injury for over two [...]

August 20, 2016 Equestrian, Other
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Dujardin and her horse with a heart of gold do it again

Great Britain’s Charlotte Dujardin (31) and the fabulous 14-year-old gelding, Valegro, were in a class of their own when posting an Olympic Dressage record score of 93.857 in the Grand Prix Freestyle to claim their second successive individual title today. [...]

August 16, 2016 Equestrian, Other
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Germany takes Olympic Dressage team gold once again

Like re-booting to re-establish a connection, Germany clinched team Dressage gold in considerable style at the Olympic Equestrian Park in Deodoro today. Germany has now won eight of the last nine Olympic team Dressage contests – with only Great Britain [...]

August 13, 2016 Equestrian, Other
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Fabulous French win Eventing team gold; Germany’s Jung takes second successive individual title

France claimed team gold and Germany’s Michael Jung took his second successive individual title as Olympic Eventing drew to a close at Deodoro Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro (BRA). [...]

August 10, 2016 Equestrian, Other
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Introducing PEPPR: PoloEquestrian.com’s Polo Player’s Ranking system

PoloEquestrian.com has devised a polo player ranking system that allocates points to every player who plays tournament polo in Malaysia.  Now, when you ask the question, “Who is the top ranked Malaysian polo player?” you can actually get an answer [...]

August 5, 2016 Other, Polo
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Touchdown! First Olympic horses arrive in Rio de Janeiro!

The first Olympic horses are settling into their athletes’ village – the newly-built stables at the Olympic Equestrian Centre in Deodoro – with Team New Zealand’s Ringwood Skyboy winning the opening heat of the Rio 2016 Games to be the [...]

August 1, 2016 Equestrian, Other
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Equestrian sport gallops into the Rio limelight

Equestrian sport arrives in Rio with its head held high, the bit between its teeth and on the crest of a wave of expansion across the globe. The Rio 2016 sport entries (FEI Definite Entries) are all in, and a [...]

July 22, 2016 Equestrian, Other
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Sydney Polo Club gets organized for XI FIP World Polo Championship

With the announcement that the XI FIP World Polo Championship will be held in Richmond NSW between 17th – 30th October 2017, planning is already well underway.  Organiser and Host Venue, Sydney Polo Club has already assembled a fitting team [...]

June 23, 2016 Other, Polo