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


Wed 25th Mar 2015
FIP games in Chile postponed
Tournament now rescheduled to start on Friday

Mon 23rd Mar 2015
FIP World Polo Championships due to start tomorrow
The 14 goal tournament takes place at Mundial del Polo, Chile

Mon 23rd Mar 2015
Audi take The Piaget USPA Gold Cup
Gillian Johnston’s Coca-Cola win Subsidiary Final

Fri 20th Mar 2015
Lawyers take to the polo pitch in Bangkok
Six teams taking part in Lawyers Polo this week

Wed 18th Mar 2015
Writing runs in the family
Rescue Pilot reaches no 17 on the non-fiction best-seller list in the first week

Tue 17th Mar 2015
Polo not part of Audi’s 2015 sponsorship plans
Premium car brand to focus on performing arts

Tue 17th Mar 2015
Dh.1.5million cash prize on offer at Ghantoot
Emirates International Open Polo Championship begins Friday

Mon 16th Mar 2015
Semi Finalists determined for USPA Gold Cup
High goal continues at International Polo Club Palm Beach

Mon 16th Mar 2015
England defeated, but SUPA Britain triumphant
America tour to the Empire Polo Club has mixed results

Mon 16th Mar 2015
Zedan wins Julius Baer Gold Cup
Friday’s Final marked end of Dubai Gold Cup Series

Fri 13th Mar 2015
HPA announce England team
Three teams to compete in Copa de las Naciones

Thu 12th Mar 2015
USPA Piaget Gold Cup continues
Alegria secure second win of tournament

Tue 10th Mar 2015
Zedan will face Bin Drai Polo in Dubai 18 goal
Finalists confirmed for Julius Baer Gold Cup

Tue 10th Mar 2015
UK veterinary surgeons to use courtesy 'Doctor' title
Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons made announcement last week

Mon 9th Mar 2015
First Finalist confirmed for Julius Baer Gold Cup
Bin Drai Polo & Mahra teams celebrate wins in Dubai

Mon 9th Mar 2015
SUPA tournament won by Harrow School
33 teams compete in annual arena event at Rugby Polo Club

Mon 9th Mar 2015
England triumphant in The Bryan Morrison Test Match
The highest handicapped Arena International to date played between Ireland and England

Mon 9th Mar 2015
Busy weekend in The USPA Piaget Gold Cup
IPC hosts second qualifying round of high goal tournament

Thu 5th Mar 2015
Cheltenham return to defend SUPA Senior Schools Title
Rugby Polo Club host SUPA Senior Schools this weekend

Wed 4th Mar 2015
Piaget USPA Gold Cup kicks off tomorrow
C.V. Whitney Cup winners Orchard Hill will be aiming for second win of their season

Wed 4th Mar 2015
Zedan secure place in Julius Bär Gold Cup Semi Finals
A win against UAE means Zedan will join Julius Bär Team by Habtoor Polo and Brin Drai in final four

Wed 4th Mar 2015
Arena Test Match all set for Saturday
All England Polo Club to host their annual Bryan Morrison Trophy

Tue 3rd Mar 2015
Julius Baer by Habtoor & Bin Drai through to Semi Finals
Dubai Gold Cup Series continues

Tue 3rd Mar 2015
Polo Awards date announced
Save the date for the most prestigious night in the polo calendar

Mon 2nd Mar 2015
Julius Baer Gold Cup Update
The 18 goal tournament continues in Dubai

Mon 2nd Mar 2015
Black Eagles win The Arena Gold Cup
Silex take the Silver Cup at the Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club

Mon 2nd Mar 2015
Orchard Hill win C.V Whitney
Steve Van Andel’s team claim victory in highest scoring Final in tournament’s history.

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

Tractor- David Brown 885 Turf Tyres Perfect 47 HP tractor to mow stick and ball...
 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