Sotogrande was once again the polo capital of the world with the celebration of the HYUNDAI INTERNATIONAL POLO TOURNAMENT, held from 26 July to 31 August. Twenty-eight teams, 120 players and more than 1,000 horses competed in the Santa María Polo Club for the prestigious Gold, Silver and Bronze cups.
Amongst the participants was Adolfo Cambiasso, considered the best player in the world.
This was the first edition sponsored by HYUNDAI. Amongst other innovations during this edition, the new facilities of the Santa María Polo Club were inaugurated, including a 2,500-m2 pavilion where all the sporting, social and commercial activities were held. Spacious and well equipped, this pavilion was the ideal space for a competition that is considered one of the most important of its kind in the world.