The 26-goal World Polo League (WPL), hosted by Grand Champions Polo Club and Santa Rita Polo Farm, is set to kick off on Saturday, February 13, with the first tournament: the All Star Challenge. Casablanca and Great Oaks are set to go head to head at 11am, before White Birch and Hawaii Polo Life play at 3pm.
The All Star Challenge will see seven teams compete. The tournament will be played on single elimination. The WPL series is composed of five tournaments. Action comes to an end on April 25 with the Beach Polo World Cup in Miami Beach.
The All Star Challenge finals are due on Saturday, February 20.
ALL STAR CHALLENGE – TEAMS
White Birch: TBA, Mariano Aguerre 8, Facundo Fernández Llorente 7, Lolo Castagnola 6. Total: 21.
Hawaii Polo Life: Chris Dawson 2, Adolfo Cambiaso 10, Poroto Cambiaso 6, Jejo Taranco 8.Total: 26.
Seminole Casino 24: Melissa Ganzi 0, Juan Martin Zubia 8, Nic Roldan 8, Alejandro Novillo Astrada 8. Total: 24.
Casablanca: Grant Ganzi 3, Juancito Bollini 4, Bartolomé Castagnola Jr. 9, Juan Martin Nero 10. Total: 26.
Great Oaks: Dillon Bacon 2, Torito Ruiz 7, Clemente Zavaleta 7, Nacho Novillo Astrada 8. Total: 24.
Richard Mille: Marc Ganzi 2, Jeta Castagnola 8, Pablo Mac Donough 10, Paco De Narvaez 6. Total: 26.
Santa Rita Polo Farm: Pablo Spinacci 6, Nacho Figueras 6, Sugar Erskine 6, Horacio Llorente 6. Total: 24.
ALL STAR CHALLENGE – FIXTURE
Saturday, February 13
11am: Casablanca vs Great Oaks (2)
3pm: White Birch vs Hawaii Polo Life (1)
Sunday, February 14
4pm: Richard Mille vs Santa Rita (3)
Wednesday, February 17
11am: Seminole Casino vs. Winner game 2 (4)
3pm: Winner game (2) vs. Winner game (3)
Saturday, February 20
3pm: Final All-Star Challenge
WORLD POLO LEAGUE 2021 – SCHEDULE
All Star Challenge – February 13-20.
The Founders Cup – February 18-March 3.
Palm Beach Open – March 3-21.
Triple Crown of Polo – March 24-April 17.
Beach Polo World Cup, Miami Beach – April 21-25.