With the presence of four players from the national team, the second edition of the Yucatán Polo Cup 2015 will take place at the Yucatán Polo Club this coming Saturday May 2nd.
For the first time in Yucatán, a Polo tournament will be played with eight teams of the circuit, since the “Cancun Copa del Rey” that was played a week ago at the “Rey Polo Country Club”.
Marcelino Fernandez Baca, event organizer, said participants come from different countries such as Spain, Argentina, United States and Mexico.
Among the domestic players are Salvador Briones, Miguel Gomez Parada and Antonio Madrazo.
He recalled that the first edition of the Yucatán Polo Cup was played last December, in which Antonio Madrazo, Jorge Preciar and Ignacio Ponce of the TELCEL Team came out as champions. On the Final Match, the team representing the telephone company defeated the Ritz Carlton Team.
Juan Sosa Puerto, director of the Sports Institute of the State of Yucatan, said that the event will not only promote the sport but also to Yucatan as a tourist destination.
The organization committee concluede stating that trophies will be awarded to the first and second places, plus several surprises for all participants.
The weather will be ideal to practice this sport on Saturday, and admission is free.
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