KARL TO HURLINGHAM PARK ONCE AGAIN FOR THE 2012 MINT POLO IN THE PARK

Karl has been fortunate to be asked again to be the main live host and TV presenter for Sky Sports for the high octane action packed “Polo in the Park” Championships at Hurlingham Park in London. Now in its 4th year its one of the premier and leading sporting summer events on the social calender – The event runs Friday 8, Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th June 2012 as the hallowed turf in the heart of the city will thunder with hooves.

6 teams representing 6 cities from around the world go head to head for the championship…..current champions Team Abu Dhabi are back to defend their title, newcomers Team Delhi and old foes Team London and Team Sydney are among the teams. Think 20/20 cricket but with Polo and thats the style of the world series Polo concept – making polo highly accessible and easily understood to the wider audience!

The Sky Sports programme will go out all day regularly on the 24th & 25th June – TX timings to be confirmed.

Go to www.polointheparklondon.com click here for more details or to buy tickets

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Heineken Cup Final for Karl

Karl has been very fortunate to be asked to be one of the live event hosts & presenters for the 2012 Heineken Cup Final at Twickenham on the 19th May!
He will work the stage in Twickenham for Sky Sports, follow the Trophy tour bus route from Richmond to the Stadium, interview the players, bands and many guests invloved in watching this all Irish battle for the biggest European title in the world!

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Karl hosts London 02 Gaucho Polo Event for second year!

Karl has been asked to host and commentate the fantastic Gaucho International Polo Tournament at London’s Grand 02 Arena for the second year running.  

February 2011 saw the inaugural ‘Gaucho International Polo’ tournament at The O2. The event attracted over 7000 spectators and was the highest attended indoor ‘International’ in the history of the sport.

Wednesday March 21st, 2012 will see the return of the event in a more intense format that will express the passion and culture of Polo, Gaucho and Argentina.

Building on last year’s successful event and the sport’s growing popularity, The O2 offers spectators the chance to get right into the thick of the action with their intimate arena setting. This interesting twist on indoor arena polo provides a dynamic form of the sport which is played on a reduced pitch, providing a quicker, slicker game to add to the already highly-charged gladiatorial contest. Traditional arena polo rules, which feature only three players, enhance the spectator experience and will magnify the intense atmosphere. Matches include – Ireland vs Scotland and the grudge match – England vs Argentina – This year the polo event returns even bigger and better!

For more information or to buy tickets – www.gauchopolo.com

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