• Dubai Polo Gold Cup Series

    UAE Polo and Zedan victorious in today´s Julius Baer Gold Cup matches

     

    In another double action day at the Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club for the Julius Baer Gold Cup 2017, UAE Polo and Zedan achieved two important victories against Wolves and Desert Palm.

     

    UAE Polo defeated Wolves by 8 goals to 7 and Zedan won his match against Desert Palm by 9 goals to 6.

     

    In the first match of the day, HH Sheika Maitha´s team made a great comeback in the last two chukkers to achieve their second victory in a row at the Julius Baer Gold Cup.

    After a very good first half by Wolves Polo Team, UAE respond in a great way in the fourth chukker to close the gap from 3 to 1 goals and passed by in the fifth for a 8-7 victory.

    Matías Benoit (UAE Polo), with 5 goals, was the top scorer of the match.

     

    Match progression:

    UAE Polo: 0-1/ 0-4/ 2-5/ 5-6/ 8-7

     

    In the second match of the day, Zedan played a great game to achieve a deserved victory against Desert Palm by 9 goals to 6.

    Patron Amr Zedan´s team worked as such to defeat a tough opponent. 

    The foursome led by 10 goaler Pablo Mac Donough played at a great level during all the match to achieve their first victory in the tournament.

    Alejo Taranco (Desert Palm) was the top scorer of the game with 4 goals.

     

    Match progression:

    Zedan: 1-0/ 3-1/ 6-1/ 8-3/ 9-6

     

    The Julius Baer Gold Cup will continue tomorrow with another double action day at the Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club. 

    Starting at 2pm, Bangash Polo will play against Abu Dhabi followed by Mahra vs Bin Drai.