The Memorial Fundador Enrique Zobel kicked off on Thursday July 8, in Sotogrande. The tournament, that sees eight teams split in two levels – 14-goal and 8-goal – will run through July 18, in the most important clubs of the area: Ayala, Santa María Polo Club and Dos Lunas.
The first day saw wins by Nairobi against East Polo, and Marques de Riscal over Ayala. Action will resume on Friday with two games.
This season marks a new era for polo in Sotogrande, with Ayala acting as the main host of the action. The club is supported by Minuto Siete, Dos Lunas Polo & Dressage Club, and Santa María Polo Club. This season promises to be a memorable one, running through to the end of August, the month when the high goal returns to Sotogrande.
Thursday July 8 – Results:
Ayala 7.5-10 Marques de Riscal
Nairobi 10.5-7 East Polo Team
The Memorial Fundador Enrique Zobel Cup will continue on Friday:
5:30pm: Dos Lunas vs Marques de Riscal
7pm: Hanuman vs John Smith