Call Me Daddy, 2014 by Claire Elizabeth Wilson

image of Call Me Daddy 2014 by Claire Elizabeth Wilson

Artist's statement

This photograph was taken during the final of the 2014 World Hardcourt Bike Polo Championships in Montpellier, France. The final was a rematch of the 2013 final, with the European team ‘Call Me Daddy’ playing American team and defending champions, ‘Beavers’. This photograph is of one of the Call Me Daddy players, Lefty Will, being given a drink of water from the crowd at half-time. In front of the home crowd, Call Me Daddy fought back from being 3–1 down to win 5–3.