The start of the Gauntlet of Polo is just around the corner! The full fixture of the CV Whitney Cup, opening tournament of the American Triple Crown, has now been revealed.
A total of 14 teams, up to 22 goals, will be competing in the Gauntlet series. For the CV Whitney Cup, teams have been split into six brackets. Brackets I & II are composed of three teams, and each team will play within its bracket. The winner of each bracket will qualify for the semifinals. The remaining four brackets are composed of two teams each, and they will play across the brackets (III vs. IV, and V vs. VI,). The winners in the cross-bracket matches will qualify for the semifinals.
BRACKET 1: Park Place, La Indiana, Cessna.
BRACKET 2: Las Monjitas, Equuleus, Coca-Cola.
BRACKET 3: Postage Stamp Farm, Patagones.
BRACKET 4: Daily Racing Form, Old Hickory Bourbon.
BRACKET 5: Pilot, Santa Clara.
BRACKET 6: Dutta Corp, Tonkawa.
Wednesday, February 5:
3pm: Park Place vs. La Indiana (Bracket I)
Friday, February 7:
3pm: Las Monjitas vs. Equuleus (Bracket II)
Saturday, February 8:
12pm: Patagones vs. Old Hickory Bourbon (Bracket III/IV)
3pm: Pilot vs. Dutta Corp (Bracket V/VI)
Sunday, February 9:
10am: Santa Clara vs. Tonkawa (Bracket V/VI)
3pm: Postage Stamp Farm vs. Daily Racing Form (Bracket III/IV)
Tuesday, February 11:
12pm: Las Monjitas vs. Coca Cola (Bracket II)
3pm Park Place vs. Cessna (Bracket I)
Friday, February 14:
12pm: Pilot vs. Tonkawa (Bracket V/VI)
3pm: Santa Clara vs. Dutta Corp (Bracket V/VI)
Saturday, February 15:
12pm: Postage Stamp Farm vs. Old Hickory Bourbon (Bracket III/IV)
3pm: Equuleus vs. Coca Cola (Bracket II)
Sunday, February 16:
10am: Patagones vs. Daily Racing Form (Bracket III/IV)
3pm: Cessna vs. La Indiana (Bracket I)
Wednesday, February 19:
12pm &3pm: Semifinals
Sunday, February 23:
3pm: Final of the CV Whitney Cup
GAUNTLET OF POLO – TEAM ROSTERS 2020
CESSNA: Chip Campbell 2, Ezequiel Martínez Ferrario 7, Felipe Marquez 7, Nicolás Sáenz 5.
COCA COLA: Gillian Johnston 1, Nico Pieres 9, Julián de Lusarreta 8, Steve Krueger 4.
DAILY RACING FORM: Jared Zenni 6, Tommy Collingwood 5, Agustin Obregon 6, Costi Caset 5.
DUTTA CORP: Timmy Dutta 3, Lucas Díaz Alberdi 6, Facundo Obregon 6, Mariano Obregon 7.
EQUULEUS: Joe Dimenna 0, Iñaki Laprida 7, Magoo Laprida 8, Mariano González 7.
LA INDIANA: Michael Bickford 2, Polito Pieres 10, Jeff Hall 6, Esteban Panelo/Santiago Gomez Romero 4.
LAS MONJITAS: Camilo Bautista 0, Pelon Stirling 10, Francisco Elizalde 9, Mackenzie Weisz 3.
OLD HICKORY: Will Johnston 2, Stevie Orthwein 4, Toro Ruiz 7, Miguel Novillo Astrada 9.
PARK PLACE: Andrey Borodin 0, Juan Britos 8, Alfredo Bigatti 8, Felipe Viana 6.
PATAGONES: Gerónimo Obregon 5, Tomás García del Río 8, Santiago Toccalino 8, Gonzalo Avendaño 1.
PILOT: Curtis Pilot 0, Facundo Pieres 10, Gonzalito Pieres 10, Lucas Escobar 2.
POSTAGE STAMP: Annabelle Gundlach 0, Peke González 6, Lerín Zubiaurre 8, Mariano Aguerre 8.
SANTA CLARA: Henry Porter 3, Nachi du Plessis 8, Luis Escobar 4, TBA.
TONKAWA: Jeff Hildebrand 0, Matías González/Matt Coppola 4, Cubi Toccalino 8, Sapo Caset 10.