Finally it happend! Polo made its debut on the Danish scene with Copenhagen Polo Open, which was held with great success in Copenhagen last weekend. Polo is an old team sport and is associated with the high society. It was Maserati which appeared as main sponsor along with Rosini Caviar and Veuve Clicquot Champagne.
The Scandinavian roots in polo sport extends to Dubai where the owner of Dalby Diamonds, Sidsel Dalby Glerup, was invited to the famous Pink Polo Event in the United Arab Emirates. This annual polo event is held to support awareness of breast cancer and is established by Swedish Carrie McNeill. It is the famous polo player and Ralph Lauren model Nacho Figueras, who is the front figure and polo star on the team.
But what has polo sport in common with diamonds? Diamonds are linked to luxury brands which are exposed in polo sport. Tiffanys and Harry Winston are main sponsors in polo sport, where Harry Winston lately was associated with the purchase of a super rare diamond of 101.73 carats, D, Flawless at Christie’s in Geneva for 26,7 mio. usd.