Polo Times Magazine Subscribe to Polo Times Home
HomeNewsTournamentsClassifiedsAbout usSubscribeContact
 
 
 
 

Thu 15th Aug 2013

Brits go up in handicap changes

The high-goal and Victor Ludorum end of season handicap changes have been announced

SEVERAL YOUNG BRITISH players have seen their handicaps rise following the high-goal and Victor Ludorum season. George Meyrick has had his handicap raised from five to six, following a successful season playing in the 12, 15 and 18-goal Victor Ludorum tournaments.

Matt Perry, who won both the Queen's Cup and the Gold Cup with Zacara, had gone from three to four, as has Australian Alec White, who played for Dubai, losing out to Zacara in the final of the Gold Cup.

Perry's Zacara teammate, Rodrigo de Andrade, has moved from eight to nine, while Dubai's Nico Pieres has risen from seven to eight. As a result, both Dubai and Zacara have seen their team handicaps rise by two, meaning their current line-ups are no longer eligible for the high-goal in England.

Sapo Caset, who played for Enigma in this year's high-goal, has been dropped from ten to nine, while Juan Merlos, who played for HB Polo has moved down from nine to eight.

The changes were agreed at the handicaps meeting on 14 August, but are yet to be ratified by stewards at the second handicaps meeting on 17 September. The new handicaps are effective as of 1 January 2014.

To see the full list of handicap changes please click here.

Photograph: George Meyrick, who will play off six goals next season


Follow Polotimes on Twitter
 

Other top stories


Thu 8th Dec 2016
St. Moritz Snow Polo Teams Announced
The most glamorous snow polo event only seven weeks away

Tue 6th Dec 2016
Fantasy Becomes Reality
The Newest Trend in Polo is Heating Up

Mon 5th Dec 2016
Ellerstina Johor & La Dolfina Sancor Seguros
The stage is set for the 2016 HSBC Argentine Open

Mon 5th Dec 2016
Victor Ludorum Arena Series Begins
The HPA National Club Championships 5-8 goal at Westcroft Park

Mon 5th Dec 2016
Lipogems Equine Travels to Argentina
Regenerative veterinary training in Pilar

Wed 30th Nov 2016
Argentine Open Update
Semi Finalists Decided

Tue 29th Nov 2016
Defeat for Our English Roses
Argentine Ladies win Davidoff Cool Water Cup at Palermo

Mon 28th Nov 2016
The Polo Magazine Winter Issue is Out Now
Subscribe Now to Receive the Latest Issue

Mon 28th Nov 2016
HPA National Club Championships Finals
Arena Polo Has Officially Begun with Plenty of Winners

Thu 24th Nov 2016
Sixth Day of Play
Ellerstina and La Irenita triumph

Mon 21st Nov 2016
Argentine Open Update
La Dolfina and Alegria dominate

Fri 18th Nov 2016
Arena Season Kicks Off
HPA National Club Championships 1-3 Goal

Fri 18th Nov 2016
England Ladies in Palermo
England vs Argentina

Wed 16th Nov 2016
Copa Cámara de Diputados
Qualification teams announced

Tue 15th Nov 2016
Argentine Open Day 2
Wins for Ellerstina & La Aguada Las Monjitas

Tue 15th Nov 2016
England Team Head to India
10th Manipur Polo International 2016

Mon 14th Nov 2016
Brits on Top
Rocking P Lockton Triumph

Mon 14th Nov 2016
123rd HSBC Argentine Open Begins
La Dolfina and Alegria win their first games

Fri 11th Nov 2016
123rd HSBC Argentine Open
Final leg of The Triple Crown

Thu 10th Nov 2016
Ellerstina Win The Hurlingham Open
La Dolfina’s Triple Crown winning streak ends

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

52 ROXTON red handled polo mallet. Not to heavy so particularly good for beginners. Used...
 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