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Coronation Cup: All-English party
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Coronation Cup: All-English party

England beat the Commonwealth while the Ladies defeated USA

July 29, 2017
July 29, 2017
The Coronation Cup took place on Saturday at Guards Polo Club with a large crowd cheering both teams on, despite the rain. For a second year in a row, England took on the Commonwealth; but this time the locals claimed the win. 

After the match, the Ladies took to the field to play the Thai Polo Ladies International Test Match, where Ladies England battled Ladies USA  for the Diamond Jubilee Trophy. It was to be an all English celebration, as since both English teams outscored their rivals.

During the prize giving, Jimbo Fewster was presented with the Best Young English Player Award of 2017.

SCHEDULE OF PLAY
Coronation Cup: England 7-1 The Commonwealth
Score England: 2-1, 4-1, 4-1, 5-1, 7-1, 7-1.
Scorers England: James Harper 3, James Beim 2, Luke Tomlinson 1, Max Charlton 1.
Scorers Commonwealth: John Paul Clarkin 1.

Diamond Jubilee Trophy: Swarovski England Ladies 8-3 USA Ladies
Score Ladies England: 2-0, 3-0, 7-2, 8-3.
Scorers Ladies England: Hazel Jackson 3, Izzy McGregor 3, Nina Clarkin 2.
Scorers Ladies USA: KC Krueger 1, Kristy Outhier 1, Julia Smith 1.

Teams:
CORONATION CUP
Flannels England: James Beim (Capt) 6, Max Charlton 7, James Harper 6, Luke Tomlinson 6. Total: 25.
GT Bank Commonwealth: Hissam Ali Hyder 'Namoo' 6, Dirk Gould 5, John Paul Clarkin 7, Fred Mannix (Capt) 8. Total: 26.

JUBILEE DIAMOND TROPHY
Swarovski England Ladies: Izzy McGregor 4, Sarah Hughes 4, Hazel Jackson 8, Nina Clarkin 10 (Capt). Total: 26. Reserves: Tamara Fox, Sarah Wiseman & Nell Jacob.
USA Ladies: KC Krueger 7, Kristy Outhier 8 (Capt), Julia Smith 5, Maureen Brennan 6. Total: 26.

Picture Gallery:
Event Day Photos.