In a another exciting double action day for the Julius Baer Gold Cup, Julius Baer and Ghantoot achieved two important wins at the Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club.
Julius Baer by Habtoor Polo defeated UAE Polo by 9 goals to 6 in a tough match that had in Guillermo Cuitiño the mvp and top scorer of the match after scoring the 9 goals of his team.
Cuitiño led Julius Baer to their first win in the tournament against a really tough rival like UAE that fought till the end but was faced against a solid Julius Baer team.
Match progression: Julius Baer: 2-1/ 4-2/ 5-3/ 6-5/ 9-6
In the second match of the day, Ghantoot also had a happy afternoon at the Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club after defeating Mahra by 6 goals to 5 in a testing game.
Team made by Youssef Bin Desmal, Lucas Díaz Alberdi, Tomás Fernández Llorente and Bautista Bayugar suffered till the last minutes to secure the victory. Bayugar was the top scorer of the match with four goals.
Match progression: Ghantoot: 0-1/ 2-1/ 4-1/ 5-3/ 6-5