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Julius Baer and Ghantoot take their first wins

Julius Baer vs UAE by Gonzalo Etcheverry-DPGC2016

Julius Baer vs UAE by Gonzalo Etcheverry/DPGC2016

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.

UAE vs Julius Baer by Gonzalo Etcheverry-DPGC2016

UAE vs Julius Baer by Gonzalo Etcheverry/DPGC2016

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

Ghantoot vs Mahra by Gonzalo Etcheverry-DPGC2016

Ghantoot vs Mahra by Gonzalo Etcheverry/DPGC2016

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.

Mahra vs Ghantoot by Gonzalo Etcheverry-DPGC2016

Mahra vs Ghantoot by Gonzalo Etcheverry/DPGC2016

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

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