Why is the oldest team sport in the world missing from the Olympics?

Polo is one of the world’s oldest team sports, but has been missing from inclusion in the Olympics since the games resumed after the second world war in London in 1948. The first modern Olympic equestrian medals were not awarded to dressage riders, eveners or even showjumpers. They were presented to polo players, on June…

Argentine polo superstar Nacho Figueras breaks hip playing polo in England

Argentine polo superstar and Ralph Lauren model, Nacho Figueras broke his hip last weekend while playing polo at Cowdray Park Polo Club in England, ruling him out of playing at this week’s highly anticipated Gaucho Polo tournament held annually at the o2 Arena in London. Nacho was due to captain the Argentine team at this…

Pope Francis was elected after supernatural ‘signs’ in the Conclave

The Telegraph reports that one of the leading Cardinals in the Roman Catholic Church has claimed that the surprise election of the Pope Francis came about because of a series of supernatural “signs”. Cardinal Christoph Schönborn, the Archbishop of Vienna said he had personally had two “strong signs” that Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was “the…