Zone A’s qualification round for the Julius Baer Gold Cup came to an end on Monday afternoon with victories for Abu Dhabi and Zedan.
Abu Dhabi defeated UAE Polo Team by 7 goals to 6, and Zedan beat Wolves by 9 goals to 8. With these results, Abu Dhabi finished the qualification stage unbeaten and qualified directly to the semifinals. Zedan, who came in second in the zone, and Wolves, will play the quarterfinals against the winners of Zone B’s last qualification matches.
Zedan: Amr Zedan 0 (3 goals), Tomás Panelo 3 (2), Gato Gándara 5, Pablo Mac Donough 10 (4). Total: 18.
Wolves: Habtoor Al Habtoor 1 (2 goals), Matías González 2 (2), Ezequiel Martínez Ferrario 8 (3), Manuel Crespo 7 (1). Total: 18.
Score Zedan: 2-0, 2-2, 4-5, 8-6, 9-8.
Abu Dhabi: Faris Al Yabhouni 0 (3 goals), Santiago Cernadas 6 (2), Alfredo Cappella 9 (2), Santi Gómez Romero 3. Total: 18.
UAE Polo: HH Sheikah Maitha 0, Jimbo Fewster 2 (2 goals), Polito Pieres 10 (3), Matías Benoit 6 (1). Total: 18.
Score Abu Dhabi: 1-0, 2-0, 4-1, 6-2, 7-6.
The Julius Baer Gold Cup continues tomorrow at the Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club with the last qualification matches for Zone B:
2pm: Bin Drai vs Mahra
4pm: Habtoor Polo vs Desert Palm
Zedan vs Wolves
Abu Dhabi vs UAE Polo
All matches for the Dubai Gold Cup Series 2018 will be streamed live on Pololine TV via Polocam.
JULIUS BAER GOLD CUP: Fixture & Teams