Mohammed Al Habtoor was honored by World Polo Tour for his contribution for Polo and promoting the sport throughout the UAE & region.
Monthly Archives: January 2015
The Dubai Polo Gold Cup Series (Dubai Open) is held under the Patronage of HH Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, who has supported the tournament since inception.
The draw for Mclaren Cup 2015 was held on Tuesday January 20th at a press conference at Habtoor Grand Resort & Spa. The press conference was attended by Mohammed Al Habtoor, Chairman of Dubai Polo Gold Cup Series & Patron of Habtoor polo along with patrons & members of participating polo teams, sponsors and members of the Media. In its sixth year of success the series is set to present the best polo teams and players in the world. The series will be split into two tournaments, Mclaren Cup starting from January 23rd to February 6th and the Julius Baer Gold cup on February 23rd until March 13th.
Mohammed Al Habtoor, Founder of the tournament said, “The Dubai Gold Cup Series gets better and better each year. In a short space of time, The Dubai Polo Gold Cup Series has become the highest handicapped tournament in the Middle East, Africa and Asia. The tournament, which started off as a 10-12 goal handicap in 2010, to a 16 goal handicap in 2014, has now increased even further to an 18 goal handicap this year. This shows that Dubai is now firmly on the world map as a polo destination.”
A group of delegation visited Al Habtoor City site earlier today. The delegation was received by Mohammed Al Habtoor, Vice Chairman & CEO of Al Habtoor Group & other senior officials. The delegation received briefings regarding the project and held discussions with Mohammed Al Habtoor. At the end of the visit, the delegation extended their thanks to Mohammed Al Habtoor, Vice Chairman & CEO Al Habtoor Group for the warm reception and providing a personal briefing on the projects.
Mohammed Al Habtoor hosted a Staff Gathering day for the employees. On this occasion the match was played between Habtoor Blue Team & Habtoor White Team. After the end of the game, Mohammed Al Habtoor distributed the prizes to the employees. In his message, Mr.Mohammed wished everyone a great year ahead.