The Queen’s Cup continued on Monday, June 14, with two matches. Talandracas and Murus Sanctus La Magdeleine were able to secure respective wins over Emlor and UAE. The prestigious tournament, hosted by Guards Polo Club, sees fifteen teams, up to 22 goals, compete.
First up, at Zacara, Murus Sanctus La Magdeleine – led by a powerful Sapo Caset, who scored nine goals – defeated UAE by 15 goals to 9 . Later in the afternoon, at Great Trippetts Farm, Talandracas took a 11-8 win over Emlor.
The latest results mean that five teams – UAE, Murus Sanctus La Magdeleine, Park Place, Monterosso and Scone – have earned places in the quarter finals. The remaining teams to advance in the competition will be determined after Tuesday and Wednesday’s league matches.
The final of The Queen’s Cup is scheduled for Sunday, June 27.
Results – Monday, June 14:
MURUS SANCTUS LA MAGDELEINE 15-9 UAE
Murus Sanctus La Magdeleine: Alexandre 0, Matt Perry 5 (1 goal), Guillermo Caset 9 (9), Facundo Sola 8 (5). Total: 22.
UAE: Cata Lavinia 0*, Tomás Panelo 6 (3 goals), Pablo Pieres 9 (1), Tomás Beresford 7 (6). Total: 22. (*Subbed in for HH Sheikha Maitha).
Score Murus Sanctus La Magdeleine: 3-1, 5-4, 6-6, 11-7, 18-8, 15-9.
Best Playing Pony UK: Sapito Piedrita, ridden by Sapo Caset.
Umpires: Peter Wright & Howard Smith.
Third Man: Tim Brown.
TALANDRACAS 11-8 EMLOR
Talandracas: Camilo Castagnola 8 (9 goals), Diego Cavanagh 8 (1), Felipe Dabas 6 (1), Edouard Carmignac 0. Total: 22.
Emlor: Spencer McCarthy 1 (3 goals), Alfredo Bigatti 8 (1), Agustín Merlos 7 (1), Max Charlton 6 (3). Total: 22.
Score Talandracas: 4-0, 6-1, 7-4, 10-5, 11-8, 12.8.
Best Playing Pony UK: Open Apretada, ridden by Camilo Castagnola.
Umpires: Julian Appleby & Jason Dixon.
Third Man: Ben Turner.
The Queen’s Cup continues on Tuesday, June 13:
11am: King Power vs. Schockemohle (Noel Farm)
1pm: UAE II vs. Vikings (Guards Polo Club, The Queen’s Ground)