The "Land of Fire" team, which won the 38th world cup in snow polo in St. Moritz, Switzerland, returned to the homeland on January 31.
APA reports that representatives of the Azerbaijan Equestrian Federation, representatives of the sports community, relatives of athletes and journalists took part in the welcoming ceremony organized at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport.
It should be noted that the "Land of Fire" team, organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and the Equestrian Federation of the Republic of Azerbaijan, represented our country in the prestigious tournament, which started on January 26 and was attended by 6 teams.
Our team showed perseverance in all its matches and defeated its opponents and in the final match of the tournament, it faced the team of "St. Moritz" from Switzerland.
The final game, which took place on January 29, took place in the conditions of intense competition.
The main time of the game ended in a draw, despite the fact that the local fans supported the opposing team in the added time, the "Land of Fire" team scored the golden ball in the principle game and won with the score of 6-5.
Thus, Azerbaijani polo players won their next victory and became the owner of the world cup in snow polo for the second time.