The evening of Saturday, September 14, was serenaded with panache, style and vintage, as crème de la crème from across the globe gathered at The Music Hall, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE, for the highly frenzied 2019 edition of POLO STALLION STAR AWARDS and the coronation of MISS POLO INTERNATIONAL BEAUTY PAGEANT.
A production of Polo Classic Events, this sophomore edition of Miss Polo International Beauty Pageant held over the weekend, was a huge feat for the organizer, Ibife Alufohai, as it has re-written history, to become the first ever coronation pageant organized a Nigerian in the UAE.
The Polo Stallion Star Awards is renowned for placing a golden seal on outstanding players and promoters of the Polo game across the globe, as well as distinguished chief executives who are lovers of the game, including humanitarians promoting Education globally.
At the night, Polo Stallion Star Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to His Highness Sheikh Juma Bin Ahmed Bin Juma Al Maktoum.
Others who won big at the evening were Prince Ned Nwoko, who received Polo Stallion Star Humanitarian Award, presented by His Highness.
Another esteemed individual that shined at the night was Alhaji Atiku Abubakar who was awarded the Polo Stallion Star Recognition Awards along side Mohammed Al Habtoor and Noor Abu Khadra who received the Polo Stallion Star Young player Award.
At the grand coronation Miss Polo International Beauty Pageant 2019, Dewanti Kumala, MISS INDONESIA was crowned queen, ousting other contenders to finish excellently.
The beauty competed in the finale with pride and serenity, delivering an outstanding performance in every round, based on which an accomplished panel of jury pronounced her winner.
Here is a full list of others who won at 2019 Polo Stallion Star Awards.
1st Runner-up – MISS PHILIPPINES, Ayrra Averilla
2nd Runner-up – MISS TURKEY, Sandra Zemaityte
Rounding up the Top 5 are Miss Nigeria & Miss Thailand
Best in Talent – Mexico
Best in National Costume – Thailand
Best in Evening Gown – Columbia
Missosology Choice Award – Mexico
Miss Polo Top Model – England
Miss Photogenic – Argentina
Miss Project Video – Indonesia
Miss Amity Award – Philippines
People’s Choice Award – Russia
Miss Polo America – Mexico
Moss Polo Asia – Thailand
Miss Polo Africa – Nigeria
Miss Polo Europe – Netherlands