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


Sun 27th Jul 2014
Argentina beats England to win Coronation Cup
Facundo Pieres and Adolfo Cambiaso lead Argentina to victory at Guards

Fri 25th Jul 2014
England to play Argentina for the Coronation Cup tomorrow
Luke Tomlinson will lead England against Argentina tomorrow at Guards

Wed 23rd Jul 2014
England team for FIP Euros to be decided on Saturday
An 8-goal match will precede the Coronation Cup on Audi International Day

Sun 20th Jul 2014
Dubai lifts Gold Cup
Adolfo Cambiaso inspires his team to victory over King Power at Cowdray Park

Wed 16th Jul 2014
Dubai to play King Power for Gold Cup
Dubai progress to second consecutive Gold Cup final, against newcomers King Power

Tue 15th Jul 2014
Sotogrande line-ups announced
A scattering of British players will be in action in Sotogrande later this month

Mon 14th Jul 2014
Semi-finals set for Gold Cup
The four teams have been decided for the semi-finals, with a Brit certain to feature in the final

See all news in:

Advertiser information Contact us Subscribe Work for us All information is subject to copyright 2014

Highlights

Latest Classified

Latest Classified

PERFECT PONY CLUB/FIRST PONY 15hh 13yo Mare, Played Surtees Langford,Won National...
 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