The Lawyers Polo association hosted its 4th annual polo event – the Emirates NBD Polo Cup - at the beginning of November in Dubai.
One&Only Resorts, Dubai was pleased to co-sponsor this prestigious event through hosting a glamorous opening cocktail for 250 guests at One&Only Royal Mirage renowned Rooftop Terrace
. The two-day tournament featured four international teams and was attended by over 400 associates at Desert Palm's polo estate.
The One&Only team, headed by Carlos E. Rivas, Venezuela came in second place after Emirates NBD. Carlos Rivas won also the 'Most Gentleman Player' award.
'One&Only Resorts, Dubai is delighted to associate itself to local and international sporting, musical and cultural events throughout the years. The UAE is known for its passion for horses and we were delighted to team up with Emirates NBD for such a prestigious event.' said Mr. Olivier Louis, Managing Director, One&Only Resorts, Dubai.
Lawyers Polo was founded with the objective of bringing together law associates from around the globe who share a passion for the sport and created a network of more than 350 polo players. This is the fourth year of the Lawyers Polo tournament, which was inaugurated in Buenos Aires in 2008, continued on to Madrid 2009, Toronto 2010 and Dubai 2011.