The Prince of Wales Trophy, hosted by the Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club, came to an end on Wednesday with the final at Black Bears Polo Club. The tournament marked the beginning of the high goal season in the UK.
Andrey Borodin’s Park Place claimed the title after beating Les Lions by 13 goals to 9. Both teams reached the final unbeaten, with a total of two wins apiece. Les Lions scored the opening goal of the final, but Park Place went on to take an early lead and never let up. Brothers Facundo and Gonzalo Pieres worked well together, while teammate Kian Hall scored 6 goals and was named MVP.
The British Open Gold Cup is up next!
THE PRINCE OF WALES TROPHY WAS STREAMED LIVE ON POLOLINE TV.
FINAL PRINCE OF WALES TROPHY: PARK PLACE 13-9 LES LIONS
PARK PLACE: Andrey Borodin 0 (1 goal), Kian Hall 3 (6), Gonzalo Pieres 9 (3), Facundo Pieres 10 (4). Total: 22.
LES LIONS: Alejandro Muzzio 7 (3 goals), Dillon Bacon 2, Barto Castagnola 7 (6), Santiago Laborde 6. Total: 22.
Score Park Place: 2-1, 5-2, 6-3, 9-6, 11-8, 13-9.
Umpires: Jason Dixon & Tim Bown.
MVP: Kian Hall.
BPP: Lovelocks Illusive (Clark x Grappa Ilusa), played by Gonzalo Pieres.
Top Scorer of the Competition: Barto Castagnola & Facundo Pieres, 14 goals each.
The English high goal season resumes on Wednesday, July 1st, with the The British Open Gold Cup at Cowdray Park Polo Club.