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2010 News

UKPA Announce New Patron and a New Look Playing Calendar

UKPA

The UK Polocrosse Association announced this week that the former Great Britain international showjumper Emma-Jane Brown will be their new Patron. In a statement the UKPA said that Emma Jane Brown would be helping the UKPA develop and grow the sport and raise its profile in the run up to the 2011 World Cup, being Read more…

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Annemieke Mitchell Called Up to UK World Cup Squad

UKPA

The UK have called up Annemeike Mitchell to the 16 strong squad from which their final world cup team will be selected. Annemieke (known to her friends and fans as Annie) comes into the squad to replace Kerry Bean, who has withdrawn herself from the squad. Annie is, at 20 years old, one of the Read more…

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‘UK’ Ladies Defeat Western Australia Side at Moonyoonooka

PAWA

A team of 3 UK ladies, a UK under 21, one former UK under 21 and one Zambian defeated a WA ladies side in an exhibition match under floodlights at the Moonyoonooka Tournament in Western Australia on Saturday the 25th of September. Full report by Jodi Tiver of the Western Australia and Australia ladies team. Read more…

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Polocrosse Wedding of the Year Takes Place!

The Polocrosse wedding of the year took place on Saturday the 18th of September and went on till about half seven the next morning, (editors note: well that is the last recorded sighting of a party goer standing up right. The bride and groom themselves lasted till half five which was fairly impressive!). It was, Read more…

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Horetown Claim the A Grade at Irish Nationals

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Horetown claimed the A grade at the Irish National Championships with Carrickmines in second and third spots. Aaron Power of Horetown claimed best player for the tournament, shining in an all male side which featured three of the Irish Men’s squad who defeated the UK earlier this year. It was to be Carrickmines year in Read more…

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The UKPA National Championships 2010

UKPA

Kent Target claimed the A grade trophy at the UKPA Nationals, held at Rugby Polo Club, but it was Cotswold who probably had the best tournament, claiming second in both the A grade and the B grade in their first year after fully reforming. Heavy rain stopped play early on the Saturday but matches were Read more…

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