POLO+10 reports live from the Veuve Clicquot Gold Cup 2014 at Cowdray Park Polo Club.

Sunday afternoon saw an extremely exciting final take place at Cowdray Park Polo Club. Teams Dubai (Rashid Albwardy +2, Alastair Paterson +3, Diego Cavanagh +7 & Adolfo Cambiaso +10) and King Power (Top Srivaddhanaprabha 0, Pablo Llorente +5, Gonzalito Pieres +10 & Marcos Di Paoloa +7) battled it out on the famous Lawns 1 ground to see who would be announced the British Open Polo Champions for 2014.

Spectators were treated to brilliant sunshine and a truly nail biting game, with some fantastic tactical plays. Dubai managed to maintain the upper hand throughout the first few chukkas of the match, however King Power had a fantastic comeback in the fifth chukka, led by the teams 10 goaler Gonzalito Pieres. Despite starting the 6th chukka with an equal 10-10 score, Adolfo Cambiaso managed to lead his team to a 13-11 victory.

Diego Cavanagh (+7), of the winning Dubai team said of the victory, ‘We went into the game knowing that it was going to be tough. As a team we played a very tactically strong game. King Power made a comeback in the fifth chukka but ultimately we deserved the win!’

The POLO+10 team were present at the final at Cowdray Park Polo Club. A full report including results, background information and a comprehensive photo gallery will follow tomorrow on the POLO+10 website.