Zedan Polo and Bin Drai started with the right foot the President’s Cup organized by Ghantoot Racing & Polo Club. Zedan Polo defeated Habtoor Polo by 10 goals to 8 and Bin Drai beat Abu Dhabi by 6-4.

With an unusual weather in Dubai for this time of the season, with a heavy rain and wind, the season-ending tournament of polo in the UAE came into play. In the first match, Zedan Polo and Habtoor Polo played an attractive and even match. The talent of Nachi Heguy was the clue for Zedan´s victory against Habtoor Polo, the recent winner of the Silver Cup and finalist of the Gold Cup. Zedan played four intense chukkas againt Habtoor, with moments of great polo team and the leadership of Heguy, who scored 8 of the 10 goals from his team.

In the second match of the day, Bin Drai and Abu Dhabi played another attractive match in the main field of Ghantoot Racing & Polo Club with artificial light. Bin Drai based his game with a good collective work, neutralizing the offensive play of the always complicated Abu Dhabi team. The deserved success of Bin Drai had in Salvador Ulloa and Juan José Brané the main figures of the team.


The Teams:
Ghantoot Polo Team (+16)
Ali Al Marri (0)
Juan Zubiaurre Canal (+4)
Alfredo Fabin Cappella (+8)
Pelayo Berazadi Rozpide (+4)

Abu Dhabi Polo Team (+16)
Faris Al Yebhoun (0)
Juan Ambroggio (+7)
Juan Jose Storni (+5)
Manuel Elizalde (+4)

Bin Drai Polo Team (+16)
S. Bin Drai (0)
Ignacio Lthurburu (+2)
Salvador Ulloa (+7)
Juan José Brane (+7)

Habtoor Polo Team (+16)
H. Al Habtoor (0)
I. Bello (+3)
E. Martinez (+7)
G. Cuitino (+6)

Zedan Polo Team (+16)
A. Zedan (0)
G. Healy (+1)
M. Uranga (+6)
Ignacio Heguy (+9)