The 22-goal Queen’s Cup, one of the most prestigious competitions of the world, resumed on Saturday June 1, with two attractive matches.
VS King Power showed some improvement again and claimed their second win in the competition, while title holders, La Indiana, defeated Dubai in a very attractive match that was decided in extra chukka, with a golden goal by Rodrigo Andrade.
The final of the Queen’s Cup is due on Sunday June 16.
VS KING POWER 13-9 MURUS SANCTUS
VS KING POWER: Top Srivaddhanaprabha 0 (1 goal), Juan Martin Zubia 6 (3), Polito Pieres 9 (9), Marcos Di Paola 7. Total: 22.
MURUS SANCTUS: Corinne Ricard 0, Tommy Beresford 6, Facu Sola 7 (1 goal), Sapo Caset 9 (7). Total: 22.
Score VS King Power: 2-1, 4-2, 9-3, 11-4, 13-7, 13-9.
Best Playing Pony UK: Gete Libertad (Paul Anca x Nave). Played by Facundo Sola.
Umpires: Tim Bown and Julian Appleby. Third man: Jason Dixon.
LA INDIANA 16-15 DUBAI
LA INDIANA: Dillon Bacon 1, Jimbo Fewster 3 (2 goals), Rodrigo Andrade 8 (3), Facundo Pieres 10 (11). Total: 22.
DUBAI: Camilo Castagnola 5 (8 goals), Rashid Albawardi 2, Bartolito Castagnola 6 (5), Nachi Du Plessis 8. Total: 21.
Score La Indiana: (0-2) 3-3, 5-7, 10-9, 13-9, 15-12, 15-15, 16-15.
Best Playing Pony UK: Ole. Played by Facundo Pieres.
Umpires: Julian Appleby and Peter Wright. Third man: Jason Dixon.
The Queen’s Cup will continue on Sunday, June 2, with the following schedule:
12pm: La Bamba De Areco vs Casa La Vista Ibiza, at Zacara.
3pm: UAE Polo vs Monterosso, at Flemish Farm – Castle Ground.
3pm: Park Place vs Talandracas, on The Queen’s Ground (Guards PC)