Isfahan is the cradle of Polo, the world's oldest known team sports. The sports which is a horseback mounted one was first played in Persia and then spread to the entire world.

Iran (IMNA) - During the 16th century, when Shah Abbas reigned over Isfahan, a huge polo field in Naqsh-e Jahan Square was built in the city center so the king could watch players from a terrace in his palace. At that time, polo was known as the sport of kings and played by the military elite and royal court officials; however, the sport becomes increasingly popular for all walk of life today.

Let's see the symbolic polo game in Isfahan that was played for visitors to get them familiar with the rich history of the city.

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