The ninth edition of the Thai Polo Cup Argentina came to an end on Saturday, November 26, with the finals and Subsidiary Cup finals. As in 2021, the tournament saw sixteen teams, up to 14 goals, compete. Following the awards presentation, a fantastic closing party was hosted for the atendees, with a band, Sin Ensayo, playing.
Lavinia and Altamira, both undefeated after winning their three league games and semifinal matches, qualified for the final of the Thai Polo Cup Argentina. After an impressive start, Altamira, with Gonzalo Ferrari as their leading man, dominated the game, holding Lavinia back throughout. The winning team was led by the seasoned Gastón Laulé, playing at back, and his son, Beltrán, who gave a great performance.
Altamira claimed the victory and took the title for the first time, after many years competing in the tournament.
FINAL THAI POLO CUP ARGENTINA: ALTAMIRA 10-7.5 LAVINIA
ALTAMIRA: Benjamín Quiroga 0 (2 goals), Beltrán Laulhé 3, Gonzalo Ferrari 6 (8), Gastón Laulhé 5. Total: 14.
LAVINIA: Enrique Bauzada 3, Jack Whitman 1, Toly Ulloa 6 (6 goals), Nicolás Roberts 3 (1). Total: 13.
Score Altamira: (0-0.5) 3-0.5, 5-1.5, 7-2.5, 9-5.5, 10-7.5.
Umpires: Esteban Ferrari & Federico Martelli.
Third man: Juan José Díaz Alberdi.
MVP: Gonzalo Ferrari.
Fair Play Award: Nicolás Roberts.
MVP Patron: Robert Kofler.
BPP: Dolfina D03 Small Pearson Clon 3. Player: Gonzalo Ferrari.
Best Polo Argentino Bred, Presented by the Argentine Polo Pony Breeders Assn.: Oriental Chelsea. Player: Gastón Laulhé.
THIRD PLACE: Los Bandidos 8-7 Power Infrastructure
B.GRIMM THAI POLO MASTER CUP
1) La Fija
2) Mumbai El Paisano
3) Bel Polo Team
4) El Milagro
LA MARTINA CUP
1) Green Gates
3) Korea Polo & Campanulata
2) La Berta
3) South Patagonian MDC
4) Thai Polo