The penultimate league matches of the Queen’s Cup took place on Tuesday, June 15. King Power & UAE II both claimed wins. The prestigious tournament, hosted by Guards Polo Club, sees fifteen teams, up to 22 goals, compete.
Early in the morning, at Noel Farm, King Power swept Schockemohle to secure an impressive 12-3 victory. Later on, it was a different story at Guards Polo Club. UAE II relied on the powerful duo of Alfredo Cappella and Lukin Monteverde to take a narrow 8-7 win over Vikings.
The league stage of the Queen’s Cup comes to an end on Wednesday, June 16.
The final of the Queen’s Cup is scheduled on Sunday June 27.
The Queen’s Cup, summary Tuesday, June 15:
KING POWER 12-3 SCHOCKEMOHLE
King Power: Top Srivaddhanaprabha 1 (1 goal), Charles Cooney 3, Hilario Ulloa 10 (7), Francisco Elizalde 8 (4). Total: 22.
Schockemohle: Santiago Tanoira 5, (1 goal), Patrick Maleitzke 6 (1), Clément Delfosse 5 (1), Jack Richardson 7. Total: 22.
Score King Power: 1-2, 4-2, 7-2, 8-2, 10-2, 12-3.
Best Playing Pony UK: Open Sarmiento, ridden by Hilario Ulloa.
Umpires: Julian Appleby & Jason Dixon.
Third Man: Ben Turner.
UAE II 8-7 VIKINGS
UAE II: Hugo Taylor 3, Lucas Monteverde Jr. 6 (3 goals), Alfredo Cappella 8 (5), Jaime García Huidobro 6. Total: 22.
Vikings: Siri Bazzoni 0, Chris Mackenzie 8, Sebastián Merlos 8 (2 goals), Juan Martín Zubía 8 (5). Total: 22.
Score UAE II: 1-1, 2-3, 5-4, 6-5, 8-6, 8-7.
Best Playing Pony UK: Don Ercole Mili, ridden by Lucas Monteverde Jr.
Umpires: Peter Wright & Julian Appleby.
Third Man: Howard Smith.
The last league games of the Queen’s Cup are due on Wednesday, June 16:
12pm: Monterosso vs. White Crane (Coworth Park)
3pm: BP Polo vs. Thai Polo (Flemish Farm, Castle Ground)