Snake Bite defeated AFB 7 goals to 4 score to capture the 8-goal Gerald Balding Cup on Monday, May 29. It was a very tough final, played under heavy rain at Cirencester Park Polo Club (Ivy Lodge ground).

The Sweethills Trophy went to Cirencester Polo Academy, who beat Apes Hill 5-3, while Longdole took the Spring Cup following their 8-6 win over Strategic Help for Heroes.

THE TEAMS

– Gerald Balding Cup

Snake Bite: Geroge Deverall 0, James Fewster 1, Nick Pepper 4, David Ashby (c) 3. Total: 8
AFB: John Gunn 0, Jonny Good 4, Pete Webb (c) 5, Clive Reid -1. Total: 8

– Sweethills Trophy

Cirencester Polo Academy: Aleksander Horvat -1, Henry Jones 2, Paulo Bertola 4, Martin Ffrench-Blake (c) 3. Total: 8
Apes Hill: Lucy Taylor (c) 1, Tamara Fox 2, Carina Clarkin 4, Emma Wood 1. Total: 8

– Spring Cup
Longdole: Jack Aldridge -1, Ollie Severn 2, Michael Howe 3, William Lucas (c) 4. Total: 8