Eight of the world's most accomplished players came together for the Lucchese 40-Goal Polo Challenge at International Polo Club Palm Beach in Wellington, Florida on Saturday, Feb. 17.
Sunday was quarterfinal day at International Polo Club Palm Beach, and eight teams fought for a place in the next stage of the Ylvisaker Cup, the last 20-goal tournament of the IPC season. Tonkawa, Colorado, Valiente and GSA won their matches and will play the semis.
In 2002, the World Polo Tour (WPT) introduced a system to measure the performance of international polo players, with the intention of measuring the excellence of the sport.
The Ylvisaker Cup, third tournament of the 20-goal season at International Polo Club Palm Beach, continued this weekend with four matches. A new 'Sunday Game’ saw Colorado claim their second victory in the competition after defeating Prestige Worldwide.
The world N°1 and world N°2 will go ahead to ahead as they play for Airstream and Pïlot Catastrophe Services, respectively on Saturday, February 17 when they take part on "Lucchese 40-Goal Polo challenge".
During the last 5 days the Ylvisaker Cup has been in the center of the atention around world, 8 matches were played: Pilot 13 - Audi 11; SD Farms 10 - La Indiana 7; Carillon Miami 10 - Prestige Worldwide 8; Tonkawa 12 - GSA 7; Valiente 10 - Coca Cola 6:, Postage Stamp Farm 12 - Travieso 11.