The Port Ghalib Polo Cup kicked off on Thursday, April 1, at Kings Polo Club, located 45 minutes from Cairo, Egypt’s capital city. The club boasts first class facilities, and is developing a very attractive project that includes an ambitious development of their Polo Academy, more grounds, stables, and even an arena, which will facilitate both polo lessons and also arena polo competitions.
The Port Ghalib Polo Cup sees four teams, up to 12 goals, compete. On Thursday, OS Polo and Piramide claimed debut wins after defeating Port Ghalib and Kings Polo, respectively.
Action is set to resume on Friday, April 2, with the finals scheduled for Saturday, April 3.
PORT GHALIB POLO CUP – TEAMS
OS: Ibrahim Zohdy 0, Mohamed Bassuni 1, Fernando Miño 5, Frankie Menéndez 6. Total: 12.
PORT GHALIB: Hossam El Harafi 0, Segundo Condesse 3, Silvestre Fanelli 4, Marcelo Pascual 5. Total: 12.
KINGS POLO: Mohanad El Afandy 0, Mohamed El Sewedy 1, Guillermo Terrera 9, Marwan El Afandy 1. Total: 11.
PIRAMIDE: Ahmed Wahby 0, Ibrahim Awadalla 0, Franciso Bensadon 7, Eduardo Menéndez 5. Total: 12.
PORT GHALIB POLO CUP – FULL FIXTURE:
Thursday, April 1:
2pm: Port Ghalib 3-4 OS
3:30pm: Kings Polo 5-6 Piramide
Frida, April 2:
2pm: OS Polo vs. Kings Polo
3:30pm: Port Ghalib vs. Piramide
SATURDAY, APRIL 3:
2pm: Third place match
3:30PM: PORT GHALIB POLO CUP FINAL