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The Cheltenham College Polo Day

PUBLISHED: 14:33 10 January 2011 | UPDATED: 18:02 20 February 2013

The Cheltenham College Polo Day

The Cheltenham College Polo Day

Two key public schools; Cheltenham College and Eton College, went head to head in the exclusive annual Polo Invitation Day, hosted by Cheltenham College at Cirencester Park Polo Club.

Two key public schools; Cheltenham College and Eton College, went head to head in the exclusive annual Polo Invitation Day, hosted by Cheltenham College at Cirencester Park Polo Club. Widely regarded as a major event in the Polo calendar, it drew around 800 spectators from all over the country.

Cheltenham College faced Eton College in the first match of the day at to fight it out for The College Polo Trophy. After a four chukka match lasting about an hour, including treading in, Eton College players emerged the victors by 7 to 2.5. Lady Apsley presented the prizes to players from both teams.

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