Many tournaments were decided in England over the weekend, while others are in the final stages. Cowdray, Guards, and Black Bears are among the busiest clubs of the season so far.
The final of the Cicero Cup was played on Sunday, May 23, at Cowdray Park Polo Club, with Ferne Park claiming the title. The tournament saw four teams, up to 15 goals, compete.
CICERO CUP: FERNE PARK 8-5 DJ CATS
FERNE PARK: Jonathan Rothermere 0, Louis Hine 2, Marcos Araya 6, Joaquin Pittaluga 7. Total: 15.
DJ CATS: David Turner 0, Jimbo Fewster 4, Ollie Cudmore 6, Jake Daniels 5. Total: 15.
SUBSIDIARY: TAITTINGER 10-7 CONFIDO
TAITTINGER: Charlie Cadogan 2, Charlie Hanbury 4, Tom Brodie 4, Will Emerson 5.
CONFIDO: Creighton Boyd 1, Shaun Brokensha 3, Richard Tyrone 5, Juan Ambroggio 6.
DUKE OF SUTHERLAND
Cowdray Park Polo Club is also hosting one of the most important competitions of the season: The Duke of Sutherland Trophy. The tournament kicked off on May 19 and sees eight teams, up to 18 goals, compete. The final is scheduled for Sunday, June 6.
DUKE OF SUTHERLAND – TEAMS:
BARDON: Andras Tombor 0, Ignacio Negri 6, Poroto Cambiaso 6, Isidro Strada 6.
HURLINGHAM POLO 1875: Charlie Hanbury 4, Julian de Lusarreta 7, James Emlyn 3, Hugo Taylor 3.
ALTAMIRA K: Adriano Agosti 0, Rufino Bensadon 7, Mark Tomlinson 6, Gaston Laulhé 5.
CORTIUM SPORTS: Lukin Monteverde 5, Manuel Elizalde 6, Jaime García Huidobro 6, Adrian Kirby 1.
MURUS SANCTUS: Corinne Ricard 0, Santos Merlos 4, Juan Martin Nero 10, Malcolm Borwick 4.
BLACK BEARS: Guy Schwarzenbach 2, Jimbo Fewster 4, Ollie Cudmore 6, Paco O’Dwyer 6.
EMLOR: Spencer McCarthy 1, Richard Tyrone 5, Max Charlton 6, Juan Ambroggio 6.
FERNE PARK: Jonathan Rothermere 0, Marcos Araya 6, Joaquin Pittaluga 7, Luke Tomlinson 5.
AFB were crowned champions of the Committee Cup following the final played on The Queen’s Ground, at Guards Polo Club. The Committee Cup saw thirteen teams, up to 8 goals, compete.
FINAL COMMITTEE CUP: AFB 5-4 MAD DOGS / PREVISE
AFB: Peter Webb 4, Chino Leiva 2, Clive Reid 0, Marcus Cork 2.
Mad Dogs/Previse: Pedro Harrison 5, Alan Fall 1, Stefan Sund 0, Alfie Hyde 2.
SUBSIDIARY FINAL: LA MAGNOLIA 7-6 TASHAN POWER
La Magnolia: Ed Banner Eve 5, Jamie Grayson 2, TBC, Luca Natella 0.
Tashan Power: Nick Beitner 1, Daniel Otamendi 4, Vivek Rawal 0, Adolfo Casabal 3.