Abu Dhabi made a comeback from their loss in their debut match, and obtained their first win by a 7-6-5 against Bin Drai (who received 0.5 goal on handicap), in the the Emirates Polo Championship International, that’s currently underway at Ghantoot Racing & Polo Club, in Abu Dhabi, featuring three teams between 10 and 12 goals, who play matches composed of four chukkas.
The win earned Abu Dhabi a spot in the final against Ghantoot, who will have their rematch in the championship game, due on Tuesday December 14, at 4pm.
Score Abu Dhabi: 1-0.5, 2-1.5, 6-3.5, 7-6.5.
The event is covered LIVE from Abu Dhabi, by PoloLine TV.
The final of the Emirates Polo Championship International is due to be played on Tuesday, December 15
REWATCH ABU DHABI vs. BIN DRAI
Abu Dhabi vs. Drai (PoloLine TV)
EMIRATES POLO CHAMPIONSHIP INTERNATIONAL – TEAMS
Ghantoot Polo: Nasser Al Shamsi 1, Santos Iriarte 1, César Crespo 4, Manuel Toccalino 6. Total: 12.
Bin Drai: Mohammed Bin Drai 1, Bautista Alberdi 3, Rashid Bin Drai 1, Gregorio Gelosi 5. Total: 10.
Abu Dhabi: Faris Al Yabhouni 0, Maxi Malacalza 3, Bautista García 4, Hugo Barabucci 4. Total: 11.
EMIRATES POLO CHAMPIONSHIP INTERNATIONAL – FIXTURE
Tuesday, December 8
4pm: Ghantoot vs. Bin Drai
Thursday, December 10
4pm: Ghantoot vs. Abu Dhabi
Saturday, December 12
4pm: Bin Drai vs. Abu Dhabi
Tuesday, December 15
4pm: Abu Dhabi vs. Ghantoot