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Cloned Thoroughbred Wins Polo Championship

Show Me, a clone of Thoroughbred polo mare Sage, made history last weekend when she won a championship match of the Argentine National Open under Adolfo Cambiaso. The pair scored two goals together to take the win, seemingly silencing critics … Continue reading

Cosequin Presents OTTB Showcase: Jambalaya

This past Sunday in Lexington, Ky., the inaugural Lexington Catholic Cup was played at the expansive polo fields of the Kentucky Horse Park. The sun was shining, two local teams were vying for bragging rights – Wickliffe Veterinary Pharmacy and … Continue reading

Cosequin presents OTTB Showcase: High Cature (a.k.a. “Lucy”)

Usually if a Thoroughbred travels around the world, it’s as a high caliber racehorse competing on the sport’s biggest stages. It’s not often that a smallish plain-looking ex-racehorse who was running at the $4,500 claiming level at Charles Town ever … Continue reading

Segways: Putting Polo Ponies Out of Work?

According to a report by The Independent, a British entrepreneur is hoping to provide people with a less expensive alternative to the four-legged version of polo: Segway polo. Nick Magliocchetti aims to have his country’s first Segway polo players rolling by … Continue reading

Polo player Ignacio Figueras: ‘It’s like playing golf in an earthquake’

Like horse racing, polo has long been known as the sport of kings. Polo has been played for over 2,000 years. In the past it has drawn royalty, the rich, and the famous. In the 1920s and 30s, a match … Continue reading

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