Inaugural tournament in Club Polo del Sol

Saturday, september 7 – Club Polo del Sol

Premiere in style. The Club Polo del Sol was opened last Saturday with all the splendor that the occasion deserved. Club Polo del Sol facilities are eligible to be considered worthy of the best in Europe. And what better location than Jerez , the city which gave its name and prestige to the horse in and out of Spain . A great facilities we have to add the outstanding organization of the event , which brought together the leading personalities of the public life of the region . Among them, some who have always conferred luster to Jerez and enhance their equestrian activities.

Presented the opening ceremony , journalist Armando Robles , who stressed in particular the importance of the Club Polo del Sol towards the promotion of a sport still unknown to the public but, like any other , represents the respect for the environment , as well as the perfect symbiosis between man and horse , besides being an engine of wealth and development . ” The horse is what oxygen Jerez to life ,” he said.
Robles during his speech, which preceded the Spanish rendition of the National Anthem, which was followed by all attendees respectfully standing positions.

The two teams offered an extraordinary sporting event, which resulted in the team’s victory Club Polo del Sol by 4 goals to 3. The Club Polo del Sol had chosen Lorenzo Diez, David Moreno , Luciano and Walter Garbuglia Irazábal while the Real Club de Polo de Xerez played the game with Matías Yellow , Tito Ibanez, and Juan Gonzalez Roger Otarán Domecq . Responsible for directing the match was Juan Maldonado.
After the meeting, proceeded to award players from both teams . Jose Luis Caballero, as President of the Club Polo del Sol and the great architect of the crystallization of an old dream , happily become fertile really, appreciated the effort of all those who have contributed to this sports initiative and had words of praise for many of the people who have dedicated their lives to spreading the polo and the organization of events related to this sport.

In the speech, the player from Jerez Lorenzo Diez was congratulated for the publication of his book ” Polo in Jerez ” , in addition to its participation in the tournament and to have the honor of the players of the two team , while the businessman from Cadiz , Enrique Temblador, had the honor of delivering the trophy to the runner. The businessman Sanjay Balani was commissioned to presenting a Pierre Cardin watch to the best player of the tournament, Walter Garboglia, from Club Polo del Sol.

The guests at the opening of the Club Pochairing the Xerez Real Polo Club, the oldest Polo Club in Europe.
Caballero present the trophies to lo del Sol enjoyed a dinner prepared exclusively with Andalusian products, while a group Flamenco enlivened the evening with rhythms from Jerez. All this led by an extraordinary good atmosphere, which showed that the polo is also a boost for the brotherhood and good fellowship.

The party went well into the early hours of Sunday . As background, the most iconic flavors and scents from Andalusia and Jerez.
After this premiere, Club Polo del Sol is now opening a period full of exciting challenges that will take Jerez as the main destination in Spain for polo practice. The most immediate: The Championship of Spain scheduled for October.


 A TeamClub Polo del Sol  B Team – Real Club de Polo de Xerez
· Lorenzo Díez

· David Moreno

· Luciano Idiazabal

· Walter Garboglia

· Matías Amarilla

· Tito Ibáñez

· Rogel Domecq

· Juani Glez Otarán