Bin Drai Polo Team is the first champion of the Dubai Cup Polo Tournament after defeating UAE Polo Team in today´s final by 10.5 goals to 6.
Team made by Rashid and Mohammed Bin Drai, Nicolás Petracchi and Raúl Laplacette was the deserved champion of the first edition of this medium goal tournament held at the Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club and played under the patronage of the Dubai Polo Gold Cup Series.
Habtoor Polo won the subsidiary final after defeating Mahra by 9 goals to 7.
Matches Progression: Final Bin Drai: 3.5-1/ 5.5-2/ 7.5-5/ 10.5-6 Subsidiary Final Habtoor Polo: 1-2/ 4-3/ 7-5/ 9-7 Mohammed Al
Habtoor, Founder of the Dubai Polo Gold Cup Series, promoted this new medium goal tournament in addition to the polo circuit in Dubai.
“I launched the Dubai Polo Gold Cup in 2009 and it has grown into one of the most prestigious – and highest handicap – polo events in the region.
Tournaments like these enhance Dubai’s position as a leading polo destination”, said Mohammed Al Habtoor, Patron of the Habtoor Polo team.
The medium goal tournament, 8-10 goal handicap, was held at the Dubai Polo and Equestrian Club from Monday April 6, 2015 to Friday April 10, 2015.