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Polo

Polo team's chilly conquest puts Hong Kong on top of the world

The most unlikely success came earlier this month when a team from the city beat Argentina to retain their Snow Polo World Cup crown at the Tianjin Goldin Metropolitan Polo Club.

Sunday, 17 February, 2013, 5:23am

A league of his own

Water polo enthusiast Gary Fung Kong-ching didn't let a little problem like a lack of teammates at Hoi Ping Chamber of Commerce Secondary School stop him from taking part in the annual schools competition.

2 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Breathing new life into an age-old game

The Hong Kong polo scene has been largely dormant for the past three decades, but that is about to change. So says the non-profit Hong Kong Polo Development and Promotion Federation (HKPDPF) that was set up in November to promote it as a spectator and competitive lifestyle sport.

8 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Students learn to saddle up for sport of kings

At the end of last month, two lucky readers, Dora Cheung Yan-tung and Andy Chu Keng-hong, were whisked away to the Tianjin Metropolitan Polo Club for a four-day taster of its Junior Equestrian and Polo Programme. They were winners of a summer competition run jointly by the club and Young Post.

12 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

The King of Games

'Let other people play at other things. The King of Games is still the Game of Kings,' reads a stone tablet next to an ancient polo field in Asia.

31 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Try the 'Sport of Kings'

'The King of Games - Let other people play at other things. The King of Games is still the Game of Kings,' reads a stone tablet at a polo field in Asia.

27 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

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