|Mon 24th Jun 2013|
Gold Cup now underway at Cowdray Park
Dubai and Twelve Oaks win first two Gold Cup fixtures
THE VEUVE CLICQUOT Gold Cup began at Cowdray Park this weekend, with wins for Dubai and Twelve Oaks on the opening day.
The Dubai team of Rashid Albwardy, Alec White, Nico Pieres and Adolfo Cambiaso defeated Talandracas 13-11 in the first match of the tournament.
This was followed by a narrow 11-10 win for Twelve Oaks – Stefano Marsaglia, Cristian Laprida, Marcos Di Paola and Agnacio Laprida – over Salkeld, featuring Brits Nick Clarke, James Beim and Max Routledge.
Action continues tomorrow, with Emlor playing La Bamba de Areco and Enigma playing Thai Polo. Defending champions Cortium Jaeger-LeCoultre take to the field on Wednesday, playing UAE Polo.
Photograph: Dubai patron Rashid Albwardy
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