Polo Times Magazine Subscribe to Polo Times Home
HomeNewsTournamentsClassifiedsAbout usSubscribeContact
 
 
 
 

Mon 25th Mar 2013

Valiente lifts USPA Gold Cup

Cambiaso and Stirling retain their USPA Gold Cup title

VALIENTE GOT THE better of Zacara to lift the USPA Piaget Gold Cup yesterday at International Polo Club Palm Beach.

The team of patron Bob Jornayvaz, Pelon Stirling, Adolfo Cambiaso and Santi Torres defeated Lyndon's Lea's Zacara team 13-9 in the final of the 26-goal tournament.

Zacara, which also featured Facundo Pieres, Mike Azzaro and Magoo Laprida, established a narrow 5-4 lead by half-time, but this was quashed by Valiente early in the second half, with Cambiaso and Torres putting their team 9-5 ahead by the end of the fourth chukka.

Valiente maintained their lead to secure the win, giving Cambiaso and Stirling a second consecutive USPA Gold Cup title. The ten-goalers won the tournament in 2012, playing for Robert Jornayvaz's Valiente II. Both Valiente and Zacara will go on to contest the Maserati US Open, which gets underway on Wednesday.

Piaget was the winner of the subsidiary final, defeating ERG 9-8 to win the Butler Handicap.

To view a full list of teams and results please click here.

Photograph: The Valiente team lift the USPA Gold Cup at Palm Beach. By Alex Pacheco




 


Follow Polotimes on Twitter
 

Other top stories


Tue 16th Jan 2018
2018 Snow Polo World Cup St. Moritz
The draw has been announced

Mon 15th Jan 2018
HPA Visa Update
Polo is granted an extension to the 2017 concessions

Sun 14th Jan 2018
16th Bendura Bank Snow Polo World Cup Kitzbühel
Bendura Bank play the game of a lifetime to take home the win

Sat 13th Jan 2018
16th Bendura Bank Snow Polo World Cup Kitzbühel
Finalists decided in second day of competition

Fri 12th Jan 2018
16th Bendura Bank Snow Polo World Cup Kitzbühel
Sun shines on the first day of matches in Kitzbühel

Thu 11th Jan 2018
16th Bendura Bank Snow Polo World Cup Kitzbühel
Team Presentation and Draw

Thu 11th Jan 2018
What’s On
The best polo events

Wed 10th Jan 2018
USA Update
News from across the pond

Tue 9th Jan 2018
2018 Helmet Regulation Change
New rules are in force now!

Mon 8th Jan 2018
2018 Beach Polo World Cup Miami
La Martina take home the glory in the Sunshine State

Mon 1st Jan 2018
Happy New Year
2018 Begins!

Mon 25th Dec 2017
Merry Christmas!
From everyone at Polo Times

Thu 21st Dec 2017
It’s Christmas!
Polo Times is closed for the festive break

See all news in:


End of Polo Times news page

Advertiser information Contact us Subscribe Work for us All information is subject to copyright 2015

Highlights

Latest Classified

Latest Classified

New stud Stud that will not cross-thread or your money back.Very user-friendly....
 Get into Polo

Get started in polo

Information on how to get started in polo
 Destination of the Month

The global game

Holidays and breaks playing or following polo around the world
 Wallpapers

Online magazine

Login to read current and back issues of the magazine
 Find your nearest club

Club contacts

Find your nearest polo club
Cookies in Use