The final result could not have been more definite: In the competition for the Silver Pinkster Polo Trophy the team Mendoza with Teun Swinkels (-1), Phillip de Groot (0), Hector Monserrat (+3) and Gonzalo Bernal (+3) defeated the generic team HV Polo/QM with Sabine van der Kloot Meijburg (0), Maarten Hulsman (0), Guillermo Macloughlin (+3) and Nick Groos (+3) with 8-2. Especially the duo Hector Monserrat and Gonzalo Bernal gave HV Polo/QM a hard fight.

Eight international teams with players from Argentina, Germany, Swiss, the Netherlands, Belgium and Great Britain had travelled to the Dutch Polo Club Waalre for 2013 Pinkster Polo. The tournament near Eindhoven had been organized by Polo Republic.

More than 1,000 spectators enjoyed the polo matches on an awesome spring day. In addition to the polo, next to the sidelines there also were picnics and music for the guests, entertainment for kids and many marquees offering a wide range of polo stuff, clothes, jewellery and technology.


The Standings:
1. E7/Mendoza (+5)
Teun Swinkels (-1)
Phillip de Groot (0)
Hector Monserrat (+3)
Gonzalo Bernal (+3)

2. HV Polo/QM (+6)
Sabine van der Kloot Meijburg (0)
Maarten Hulsman (0)
Guillermo Macloughlin (+3)
Nick Groos (+3)

3. Polo Club Waalre (+4)
Hubert van Berkel (-1)
Anthony Smet (-1)
Mauro Bianloni (+1)
David Bemal (+5)

4. Stockholm Polo Club (+6)
Niclas Johansson (0)
Per Jacobsson (0)
Jose Espindola (+2)
Santiago Shanahan (+4)

5. Nipas (+5)
Annita van der Hoeven (-1)
Niels van der Hoeven (0)
Jim Souren (+1)
Luis Duggan (+5)

6. Adrenalina (+6)
Dirk Baumaertner (0)
Martijn van Scherpenzeel (+1)
Laurens Brouns (+1)
Miguel Duggan (+4)

7. Viva la vida (+5)
Henk van Druten (0)
Stefan Proietti (0)
Maurice van Druten (+2)
Aki van Andel (+3)

8. Puesto Viejo (+5)
Ben Smel (-1)
Guy Drabs (0)
Bruno van Rogenmorter (0)
Mathias Maiquez (+6)



Bildergalerie: