FIP Ladies European Polo Championship, at the Polo Club La Mimosa in Pogliano Milanese. In the third final in three editions of the continental appointment, the Italian team prevailed over England for 6.5-6, thanks therefore to the handicap half-goal.
For Italy this is the second European gold after the one won in the first edition in Chantilly in 2017 (it had instead obtained silver in 2018 at Villa a Sesta, where it was defeated by Germany in the final).
“After having obtained the title of European Polo Champion in Sotogrande in Spain last week, Italy graduated today in Pogliano Milanese, European Champion also for the female category, beating the very strong English opponents in a breathtaking final. .
Two successes within a week of each other that make the whole world of equestrian sports proud and that confirm Italy among the strongest nations on the continent “, commented the president of Fise Marco Di Paola.
“Two results that – added the number one of the Italian Federation of Equestrian Sports – that give the charge to all those who are working for the recognition of Polo as a sport of the Winter Olympic Games”.