Cambiaso’s La Dolfina win the Hurlingham Open with cloned polo pony

La Dolfina have defeated Ellerstina 18-16 in the final to take the Hurlingham Open and now have a good chance of winning the Argentine Open. La Dolfina Hope Funds defeated Ellerstina 18-16 to win the 120th HSBC Hurlingham Open, the eldest polo tournament in the world yesterday. The final had been previously postponed due to…

Argentina remains world leader in demand for its polo equipment

Buying a pair of handcrafted Fagliano polo boots, made by Argentina’s most prestigious family-owned atelier, is a great way to add style to your sporting kit but is also a great investment. The Fagliano family, who have been bookmakers to players, patrons and princes around the world for 121 years, believe in keeping their prices…

Who’s the best polo player in the world?

Argentina is famous world-wide for its polo and polo players, but who is the best polo player in the world at the moment? Look South Tours decided to find out by looking at the World Polo Tour official polo rankings. World Polo Tour ranking is constantly updated where each player is ranked according to his/her…

Buenos Aires to have its own polo museum

A plan to construct a new polo museum in Buenos Aires was decided upon recently by Argentina’s President Christina Fernandez, Luis E Lalor, President of the Argentine Polo Association, Arturo Puricelli, Argentina’s Minister of Defense and Enrique Meyer, the Tourism Director of Argentina. Many people from all over the world flock to Buenos Aires, Argentina…

Yerba Mate – the driving force behind polo

Yerba Mate, the traditional green-tea like beverage drunk in Argentina has always had strong connections with the polo lifestyle through its gaucho origins. Now however, the traditions of the gaucho are becoming fully embraced both on and off the pitch with mate increasingly becoming the popular drink of choice for spectators and players alike.  Mate…