Monterosso win La Aguada Cowdray Park Polo Trophy
And there was no rematch in the final of the La Aguada Cowdray Park Polo Trophy, that took place on Sunday November 26. Monterosso, who had previously defeated Cowdray Vikings in the last qualifying round, did it again in the championship game against George Pearson’s foursome. They took a 9-6 win to claim the title of the competition held within the 2017 HSBC Spring Season at La Aguada Polo Club, in Open Door, Argentina.
The Subsidiary went to Conosco, who beat Escorihuela Gascón by a 10,5 – 9 score.
The tournament hosted by La Aguada Polo Club in Argentina, marks the strong partnership between La Aguada Polo Club and Cowdray Park Polo Club, one of the most prestigious polo clubs in England and Europe. The competition showcased four teams up to 16 goals, in lineups that featured some of the most renowned members of the illustrious and historical Cowdray Park Polo Club, based in Midhurst, West Sussex, England.
Conosco: Jeremy Pemberton 0, Guy Gibrat 5, Eduardo Novillo Astrada 8, Francisco Benoit 2. Total: 15
Escorihuela Gascón: Juan Pablo Georgalos 1, Tomás Alberdi 4, Juan Carlos Harriet 5, Benjamin Araya Jr. 6. Total: 16
Monterosso: Siri Evjemo Nysveen 0, Ross Ainsley 4, Ignacio Novillo Astrada 8, Alejandro Pistone 3. Total: 15
Cowdray Vikings: Charlie Cadogan 1, George Pearson 2, Alejandro Novillo Astrada 8, Juan Pedro Harriet 4. Total: 15
Monday, November 20
4pm: Monterosso vs. Cowdray Vikings (1)
5,15pm: Conosco vs. Escorihuela Gascón (2)
Thursday, November 23
4pm: Monterosso vs. Conosco
5,30pm: Cowdray Vikings vs. Escorihuela Gascón
Friday, November 24
10am: Cowdray Vikings vs. Monterosso
11,15am: Escorihuela Gascón vs. Conosco
Sunday, November 26 – FINALS
10am: Escorihuela Gascón vs. Conosco
11,15am, Final La Aguada Cowdray Park Polo Trophy: Monterosso vs. Cowdray Vikings