While many Americans might be unfamiliar with the sport, British royal Prince Harry brought a touch of class to NYC’s Governors Island on Sunday at the 3rd annual Veuve Clicquot polo classic game. Prince William‘s younger brother rode his pony to a close finish, losing out in overtime. Harry seemed to enjoy the match — despite being thrown from his horse during play!
Too bad Wills wasn’t there to cheer his brother on During the game, which benefited benefited AIDS relief in the African nation of Lesotho.
The captain of Harry’s Black Rock team, Nic Roldan, told OK! the prince is quite a teammate.
“He loves the sport, same as I do. We’re here to have fun. We’re here to raise money for a good charity,” said Roldan.