Polo steps up bid to reclaim Olympic status
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
BUENOS AIRES, Oct. 11 (Xinhua) -- Polo's bid to return to the Olympic program after an 82-year absence was given a boost on Thursday when a successful exhibition competition was staged at the Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires.
Some 28 competitors from 12 countries and regions took part in the showcase, which was organized by the Federation of International Polo.
"We want to thank the support of the Argentine Olympic Committee [to help efforts to make] polo once again an Olympic sport," Argentine Po ...