A “poor-mans polo” is welcoming new members, but don’t expect your mount to be easy to ride

After controversy regarding the team selected to play in the Coronation Cup, Luke Tomlinson explains the selection criteria

HORSE SHOW

Week in pictures: 25 July 2014

If you’re feeling out of the loop on the equestrian sport front this week, take a look at our picture desk’s pick of photos across the disciplines to get you up to speed on what’s been going on

George Meyrick

Accident puts polo hats back in the spotlight

A popular polo player is in a coma with serious head injuries after suffering a fall last week, prompting calls for a compulsory safety hat rule

Ambulance

Young polo fan killed in riding accident

The son of one of the members of Kirtlington Polo Club has been killed in a riding accident in the grounds of the house

Congratulations to Laura and Mark Tomlinson on the birth of their first child

H&H is sad to report that polo stalwart Herbert Spencer died last week

Prince Philip

Horse & Hound celebrates Prince Philip’s 93rd birthday in pictures

To celebrate Prince Philip’s 93rd birthday we’ve dug deep into our archives to take a look back at his equestrian career in pictures

Prince of Wales polo

Top polo player dies after 5 year battle with terminal illness

The polo community is mourning the loss of another leading player who has died at the age of 37

Audi international Polo 28 07 2013

Luke Tomlinson: Polo is growing at every level [H&H VIP]

Luke Tomlinson looks at England’s recent highlights and is excited by a younger generation coming through