Mahra and UAE Polo achieved two great wins in the second day of action for the Julius Baer Gold Cup at the Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club. Mahra defeated Wolves by 11 goals to 6 and UAE Polo defeated Ghantoot by 11 goals to 7.
It was another exciting day at the Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club with two great matches. In the first match of the day, Mahra Polo Team with Alejandro Novillo Astrada playing at a great level led his team to a deserved victory against the always tough Wolves team. Novillo Astrada scored 8 goals for his team to be the mvp and top scorer of the match.
Match progression: Mahra: 3-1/ 5-1/ 7-4/ 9-6/ 11-6
In the second match of the day, UAE Polo achieved a really important victory against powerfull Ghantoot team by 11 goals to 7.
HH Sheika Maitha team played one of their best matches of the season showing a great team work with Jack Hyde scoring every goal occasion he had. Hyde scored 5 goals while Bautista Bayugar scored all the goals for Ghantoot Polo Team (7) and also was the top scorer of the game.Match progression: UAE: 3-1/ 4-4/ 7-4/ 8-6/ 11-7
The Julius Baer Gold Cup will continue next Monday with another double action day at the Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club. Starting at 2 pm Zedan will play against Edrees Polo followed by Bin Drai Polo vs Abu Dhabi Polo.