The International Polo, known as the most prestigious equestrian fixture on the annual sporting and social calendar, is ready to excite the polo community on 15 September 2018 at the Inanda Polo Club in Sandton. The South African Polo Association is immensely honoured and proud to have Nedbank as the title sponsor. As the premium brand sponsor, this new partnership is set to create an enviable event that will elevate South Africa’s social and sporting calendar. The Nedbank International Polo brings many firsts to the polo fraternity. This will be the very first time it is hosted on a Saturday at the exclusive Inanda Polo Club, situated in the heart of Sandton.
Enthusiasts will witness some of the most skillful polo players in a highly anticipated international polo match. Team South Africa will get the ball rolling against the three-time winner, Australia – who have previously played against South Africa dating back to 1975. The day promises a hotly contested sporting rivalry, a fast-paced and energetic junior exhibition match is also expected to keep spectators unreservedly elated.
To resonate with the heritage and magnificent offering that is the game of polo – understated elegance, congenial hospitality, and scintillating entertainment will be at the forefront of the event. The day promises an exhilarating and action-packed polo match never seen before on African soil and as such, guests are expected to put their best fashion foot forward. In addition, The Association has partnered with Heineken who are no strangers to the game of polo.
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