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How Many Horses Do Polo Players Use, 4,5, or 8?

In a polo match, the players often ride multiple horses in a single game. While watching a polo match, I noticed one player seemed to swap horses every few minutes. This player’s use of horses made me wonder about polo’s rules and how horses are used during a match. Polo players typically use 1-3 horses …

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How Big Is A Polo Field? Plus Some Interesting Facts.

When you watch a polo match, it’s readily apparent the field is much larger than those commonly used in many outdoor sports, such as football. But, I found it difficult to estimate its size, so I researched polo fields’ dimensions. Polo fields are big; they measure at least 275 meters (300 yards in length), 145 …

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How Is Polo Played? Rules, Concepts, and Equipment Needed.

When I took my wife to her first polo game, she had a blast but didn’t really pay attention to the game’s rules or strategy. At her second match, she wanted to know more about the nuances of the game. So I thought an article on how polo is played might benefit others as well. …

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