The most renown polo players in the game headed to Pilarchico to take part in Javier Tanoira’s All Pro Polo League (APPL) on Wednesday, November 1. The league works to create a more dynamic polo spectacle by modifying a number of rules. The exhibition saw Team Pampas, composed of Adolfo Cambiaso, Hilario Ulloa, Pablo Mac [...]
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The final of the first official AAP tournament with All Pro Polo League rules took place on Friday, December 1, between Magdala and Don Urbano Las Overas. Eight teams between 16 and 20 goals took part in the competition , but in the end Magdala came out on top. The final was a fast match [...]
The stars of the past took to the field on Friday, November 24, to play the polo of the future. The ‘Golden Age Tour’ saw three teams play a round robin tournament in Pilarchico Polo Club, Argentina . Former high goal players such as Ernesto Trotz, Francisco ‘Pancho’ Bensadon and Alejandro Agote took part in [...]
The All Pro Polo League (APPL) travelled to Brazil to share its concept with players, club directors, and President of the Brazilian Polo Federation, Jose Klabin. Co-Founder Justo del Carril flew to Helvetia Polo Club, which lies less than 100 km from the city of São Paulo, to share Javier Tanoira’s vision. The weekend kicked off [...]
The All Pro Polo League (APPL) debuted in Hawaii on Saturday, September 16, with a 25 goal exhibition at Honolulu Polo Club. Marocs Aldao, APPL’s Umpiring Director, flew out to Hawaii to inform players of the league’s format and explain the rules. Saturday’s exhibition formed part of the Hawaii Invitational of Polo, one of the biggest sporting events [...]
The All Pro Polo League (APPL) hosted two exciting matches at Deauville Polo Club on Tuesday, August 22. After success in England and Spain, Founder Javier Tanoira took the league back to France for a final exhibition, before returning to Argentina for the spring season. Pampas faced Eagles first; the fluid and fast match ended in [...]
The All Pro Polo League (APPL) saw high goal players such as Facundo Pieres and Pablo Mac Donough take to the field yesterday to try out the new rules proposed by Javier Tanoira. After a fast flowing game, Bantues claimed the signature APPL Eagle trophy, having beaten Pampas 6-4. “I thought it was a lot of [...]
The All Pro Polo League (APPL) made its British debut yesterday at Cowdray Park Polo Club in front of many curious spectators. APPL Founder Javier Tanoira hosted a 22-goal exhibition on Lawns 2, which saw British, Argentine, Chilean, Uruguayan and South African players take to the field. The objective of the league is to make polo a [...]
The All Pro Polo League (APPL) landed in sunny Spain to host its annual Black Eagle Tournament at Dos Lunas Polo & Dressage Club in Sotogrande. The club was a fantastic venue for the match, boasting some of the best fields in the country. The fast flowing game was a perfect example of what the league tries [...]
The All Pro Polo League held and exciting exhibition match on Friday at IPC. After several training session, Pampas (Joaquin Panelo, Juan Martin Obregon, Juan Monteverde, Rob Jornayvaz) took a 5-4 victory over Eagles (Jason Wates, Felipe Viana, Brad Mallet, Tommy Collingwood) in what was a fast, open game. “The second US edition went really well,” says [...]