|Thu 28th Mar 2013|
US Open begins today at Palm Beach
Zacara return to defend their US Open title
THE MASERATI US OPEN gets underway today at International Polo Club Palm Beach (IPCPB).
Eleven teams will contest the 26-goal tournament, which is the final leg of the US Triple Crown. Last year's winner, Zacara, returns to defend the title with the same line-up of patron Lyndon Lea, Facundo Pieres, Mike Azzaro and Magoo Laprida. The list of teams also features a new side for 2013 – Zorzal, captained by Fred Mannix.
Audi and Coca-Cola are the first teams in action later today, with ERG taking on Zorzal in the second match of the opening day.
The final will be held on Sunday 21 April.
To view teams, fixtures and results please click here.
Photograph: Zacara patron Lyndon Lea, who won the US Open in 2012. By James Mullan
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