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Fri 2nd Jul 2021

Gold Cup Day 3 Results: Wins for Park Place & Thai Polo NP

Bumper weekend of high goal

Thursday 1 July, the third day of action in the 2021 Gold Cup, saw wins for Park Place and Thai Polo NP. 
The day began with a thrilling contest between Park Place and Murus Sanctus in an end-to-end battle between both teams; Facundo Pieres and Sapo Caset led their teams in the offensive attacks, which took the results right down to the wire. In the end, the 10-8 win in favour came down to penalty accuracy, with Murus Sanctus only achieving two out of six attempts. 
The second match of the day saw 2021 Cartier Queen’s Cup finalists Scone versus Thai Polo NP, featuring an altered line-up for this tournament. Thai Polo NP controlled possession from the outset, demonstrating a dominant debut in The Gold Cup, taking the pundits by surprise who expected a stronger performance from Scone. James Harper, a new addition to the Thai Polo NP line-up for The Gold Cup, played an important role, not only closing the door effectively in defence but also contributing three goals and three goal assists in arguably one of his best performances this season. Thai Polo NP led throughout, but the fifth chukka saw the writing on the wall as they outscored Scone 3-0, extending their lead to six, with little time for Scone to reply; despite goals traded in the sixth chukka, Scone failed to comeback and lost the match 11-5. 
The action continues this weekend with four matches at Cowdray Park Polo Club:
Saturday 3 July: Monterosso vs BP Polo (12pm) and UAE Polo Team vs Talandracas (3pm)
Sunday 4 July: Vikings vs Murus Sanctus (12pm) and Park Place vs Scone (3pm) 
The 2021 Gold Cup Teams:
Emlor (22): Spencer McCarthy (1), Agustín ‘Tincho’ Merlos (7), Alfredo Bigatti (8) & Max Charlton (6)
Vikings (22): Siri Bazzoni (0), Sebastian Merlos (8), Juan Martín Zubía (8) & Chris Mackenzie (6)
BP Polo (22): James Beh (1), Joevy Beh (3), Juan Martin Nero (10) & Alejandro Muzzio (8) 
Talandracas (22): Camilo ‘Jeta’ Castagnola (8), Edouard Carmignac (0), Marcos Araya (6) & Diego Cavanagh (8)
Great Oaks Les Lions (22): Dillon Bacon (2), Cruz Heguy (4), Bartolome Castagnola Jnr (9) & Guillermo Terrera (7)
Monterosso (22): Alessandro Bazzoni (1), Mackenzie Weisz (4), David Stirling (9) & Ignacio ‘Cubi’ Toccalino (8)
Park Place (22): Andrey Borodin (0), Will Harper (4), Juan Britos (8) & Facundo Pieres (10)
Murus Sanctus (22): Corinne Ricard (0), Facundo Sola (8), Guillermo ‘Sapo’ Caset (9) & Matt Perry (5)
Scone (23): David Paradice (0), Poroto Cambiaso (7), Isidro Strada (6) & Adolfo Cambiaso (10)
Thai Polo NP (22): Louis Hine (2), Ned Hine (4), James Harper (7) & Nico Pieres (9)
UAE Polo Pod (21): Sam Browne (1), Lucas “Lukin” Monteverde Jnr (5), Alfredo Cappella (8) & Jack Richardson (7)
King Power (22): Aiyawatt “Top” Srivaddhanaprabha (1), Hugo Lewis (3), Francisco Elizalde (8) & Hilario Ulloa (10)
UAE Polo Team (22): HH Sheikha Maitha (0), Tomas Panelo (6), Polito Pieres (9) & Tomas Beresford (7)
 
Photograph: High speed hook. By Mark Beaumont

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