The Thai Polo Open, main tournament at Thai Polo & Equestrian Club, and the most important in Southeast Asia, kicked off on Tuesday in Pattaya, Thailand. Six 14-goal teams are in competition. The tournament forms part of the Royal Malaysian Polo Association League, which is set to host 5 events over 2020 in Thailand (January) and Malaysia (June, July and August).
Both Thai Polo and HIS Polo claimed important wins on the opening day of the tournament, defeating Tang Polo and Jogo, respectively.
THE THAI POLO OPEN FINAL WILL BE STREAMED LIVE ON POLOLINE TV.
THAI POLO 8-6 TANG POLO
Thai Polo: Manuel García Grossi 3, Martín Joaquín 4, Facundo Fernández Llorente 7, Harald Link 0. Total: 14.
Tang Polo Club: Liu Shilai 0, Diego Gómez Echavarri 4, Toly Ulloa 5, Darío Musso 5. Total: 14.
HIS POLO 11-7.5 JOGO POLO
HIS Polo: Ian 0, Amran Salamat 2, Tomás Fernández Llorente 7, Tomás Gándara 5. Total: 14.
Jogo Polo: Luciano Tattoni 0, Khairy Jamaluddin 0, Isidro Strada 7, Bautista Ortiz de Urbina 6. Total: 13.
Umpires: José Ignacio Araya and Matías Baibiene.
The Thai Polo Open resumes on Thursday:
2:30pm: La Familia vs HIS Polo
4pm: Jogo Polo vs 22BR