Ghantoot defeated Abu Dhabi (who received 0.5 goal on handicap) by a heavy 7-1.5 score and earned their second consecutive victory in 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.
The match, composed of four chukkas, was played on Sultan Bin Zayed field. Ghantoot, who already beat Bin Drai in their debut game, had no trouble at all to defeat Faris Al Yabhouni’s foursome. (Score Ghantoot: 3-0.5-0.5, 6-1.5, 7-1.5).
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 – GHANTOOT vs. ABU DHABI:
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