The top-rated sport of polo returns to Palm Beach, Florida for an exciting 2023 Season. The newly acquired USPA National Polo Center will once again serve as the host location for the 2023 Gauntlet of Polo ®,as well as the #1 rated women’s tournament, the U.S. Open Women’s Polo Championship® and the oldest rivalry in polo, the Westchester Cup.
A total of 12 teams will compete on the U.S. Polo Assn. Stadium Field One this 2023 Season for the chance to be crowned the Gauntlet of Polo Champion, with returning champion Team Pilot vying to win against top rated teams including Park Place, Scone and Valiente.
To watch polo in 2023, see the below ESPN schedule of historical high-goal tournament finals, such as the USPA Gold Cup®, U.S. Open Polo Championship®, U.S. Open Women’s Polo Championship and much more!
Here’s the schedule, Check Local Listing for times:
2023 USPA Polo ESPN Schedule
|Sun, February 26||USPA Polo: C.V. Whitney Cup||ESPN.com|
|Sun, March 19||USPA Polo: U.S. Open Women’s Polo Championship||ESPN 3|
|Sun, March 26||USPA Polo: USPA Gold Cup||ESPN 3|
|Fri, March 31||USPA Polo: Westchester Cup||ESPN 3|
|Mon, April 17||USPA Polo: Women’s National Intercollegiate Championship||ESPN U|
|Mon, April 17||USPA Polo: Men’s National Intercollegiate Championship||ESPN U|
|Sun, April 23||USPA Polo: U.S. Open Polo Championship||ESPN 3|
New to polo? All you need to know about polo to watch and understand the game, either in person or on ESPN, is that there are two teams with four players each. Horses are swapped out every chukker and there are 6 chukkers (or periods) that last 7 ½ minutes each with a 10-minute half-time. A little-known fact is that the regulation polo field size is equivalent to 9 football fields! Read more about the sport of polo here.
Now that you have the schedule, enjoy tuning into ESPN to watch these great games. Host a party and put on your U.S. Polo Assn. polo shirt and white jeans, crack the champagne, and enjoy the game in your very own living room!
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