Golden goals by Rodrigo Andrade and Fred Mannix carried RH Polo and Sommelier to wins over Talandracas 12-11 and Monterosso 10-9, respectively, Tuesday afternoon in British Open play at the Cowdray Park Polo Club.
On the strength of a 10-6 win over La Bamba de Areco Sunday afternoon in British Open play at the Cowdray Park Polo Club, improved their record to 3-1.
Fred Mannix got Sommelier on the scoreboard with the first goal of the day’s 2017 Jaeger-LeCoultre Gold Cup match at the Cowdray Park Polo Club, but that would be their last lead of the day. Goals from Tommy Beresford and Adolfo Cambiaso (on a well-executed nearside neck-shot) had RH Polo with the early 2-1 lead.
In their second overtime match of the 2017 Jaeger-LeCoultre Gold Cup a seventh chukker goal by Argentine 10-goaler Gonzalito Pieres lifted King Power past a disappointed Habtoor while La Indiana defeated El Remanso 11-9.
The traditional International Polo Cup (IPC), the opening tournament of the high goal season at Saint Tropez Polo Club, kicks off on Thursday.
Talandracas handed Monterosso their first loss of the 2017 Jaeger-LeCoultre Gold Cup,13-10 and Sommelier def Murus Sanctus 11-10, at the Cowdray Park Polo Club Wednesday afternoon.