The CV Whitney Cup got into decisive stages, and hosted on Friday three matches which ended up with wins by Postage Stamp Farm, defending champions Pilot and Santa Clara, these last two in overtime. The action will resume on Sunday with the last matchday of the qualification stage.
The CV Whitney Cup sees fourteen 22 goal teams in competition at International Polo Club Palm Beach, in Wellington. The finals are scheduled for Sunday, February 23.
POSTAGE STAMP FARM 12-5 OLD HICKORY BOURBON
Postage Stamp Farm: Felipe Tro 0, Lerin Zubiaurre 8, Mariano Aguerre 8, Peke Gonzalez 6. Total: 22.
Old Hickory Bourbon: Toro Ruiz 7, Will Johnston 2, Stevie Orthwein 4, Miguel Novillo Astrada 9. Total: 22.
PILOT 12-11 TONKAWA
Pilot: Curtis Pilot 0, Lucas Escobar 2, Gonzalo Pieres 10, Facundo Pieres 10. Total: 22.
Tonkawa: Jeff Hildebrand 0, Matías González 4, Sapo Caset 10, Ignacio Toccalino 8. Total: 22.
SANTA CLARA 12-11 DUTTA COPR
Santa Clara: Henry Porter 3, Matías Magrini 7, Nachi Du Plessis 8, Luis Escobar 4, Total: 22.
Dutta Corp: Timmy Dutta 3, Lucas Díaz Alberdi 6, Mariano Obregon 7, Facundo Obregon 6. Total: 22.
The CV Whitney Cup will continue on Sunday:
10am: Patagones vs Daily Racing Form
12pm: Equuleus vs Coca-Cola
3pm: Cessna vs La Indiana
GAUNTLET OF POLO CALENDAR
C.V. WHITNEY CUP: Feb 5-23.
USPA GOLD CUP: Feb 22 – Mar 22.
U.S. OPEN POLO CHAMPIONSHIP: Mar 21 – Apr 19.