Joe Barry Memorial cup
Play resumed in the 2016 Joe Barry Memorial Cup on Sunday following a number of rain delays. Eight of the ten teams competing in the 20-goal tournament took the field inthe final preliminary round.
Orchard Hill rode onto the field at the International Polo Club Thursday afternoon as the defending Joe Barry memorial Cup winner, but it was Audi/Millarville with the early lead on their way to an 11-9 win.
Dubai’s offense was only surpassed by their defense in Wednesday afternoon’s Joe Barry Memorial Cup match with Valiente as they ran out to a surprising 8-1 halftime lead on their way to an 11-9 victory.
Dubai got Thursday’s Joe Barry Memorial Cup action started at the International Polo Club with a 12-9 win over Audi/Millarville.
If Enigma was the underdog going into Wednesday morning’s game against Coca-Cola in the Joe Barry Memorial Cup action at the International Polo Club Wednesday morning, someone forgot to tell Enigma. Eleven first half goals had Jerome Wirth’s Enigma team on top by eight goals, 11-3 after the first half of play as they cruised to the 17-12 victory.
Enigma scored the opening win of the 2016 Joe Barry memorial Cup at the International Polo Club Saturday afternoon, riding past La Indiana, 12-9, in a game that was tied five times in the opening four chukkers.
The 2nd step in the Winter High Goal Season at International Polo Club will start on Saturday January 9 when La Indiana and Enigma play the 1st Joe Barry Memorial Cup match.
The final of the 2015 20-goal Joe Barry Memorial Cup was just fast-paced, smash-mouth battle it was expected to be with Villa Del Lago facing Orchard Hill.