Ellerstina Polo Club, Polo Club de Chantilly, Evviva Polo St. Moritz and Empire Polo Club of Coachella Vallery were the winners in the Quarterfinals of the 2022 POLO RIDER CUP.
In the opening game for the Quarterfinals, Ellerstina Polo Club beat Deauville Int. Polo Club in a thrilling match by 7-9 goals with an impressive performance of Salvador Jauretche who scored seven goals.
In the third chukker, Ellerstina Polo Club was behind the score of 6-4, but two goals from Jauretche tied the match in the fourth chukker. No goals were scored in the fifth chukker. At the beginning of the sixth chukker, Jauretche scored another goal from fault, but Pierre-Henri N’Goumou tied again the match, 7-7 goals.
Juan Pedro Chavanne and Jauretche scored the winning goals for the Argentinian team to reach the Semifinals.
Polo Club de Chantilly won Hong Kong Polo Association in the day‘s second match by 5-9 goals.
The first chukker ended in a tie 1-1, but one goal from Dorian Bulteau from the field and two goals from Louis Jarrige gave three goals advantage to Polo Club de Chantilly at the end of the second chukker, 1-4.
Brieuc Rigaux scored two goals in the third chukker to close the gap for Hong Kong, 3-4 goals, but at the end of the fifth chukker, the French team had again three goals lead, 5-8 goals.
Edwin Robineau, who was replacing Jean-Claude Le Grand scored a great goal from the field at the last chukker, so with the final result of 5-9 goals, Polo Club de Chantilly enters into the Semifinals.
Evviva Polo St. Moritz beat Araucaria Polo Club by 12-10 goals in another exciting match during the Quarterfinals. The Swiss team secured a spot in the Semifinals with nine goals from Martin Aguerre H.
Evviva Polo St. Moritz led the first two chukkers, but Araucaria Polo Club tied the match 4-4 after the third chukker. From the fourth chukker, Evviva Polo St. Moritz took the lead again in the score until the final chukker with a final result of 12-10 goals and secured the spot in the Semifinals.
The last game of the day witnesses the win of Empire Polo Club of Coachella Valley, beating Hamburger Polo Club by 13-9 goals with nine goals from Tito Ruiz Guinazu.
The match was very equal between both teams, but in the last chukker, Guillermo Li and Clémet Smith scored two goals that gave the victory to the American team and the last place in the Semifinals.
POLO RIDER CUP – DAY 7:
DEAUVILLE INT. POLO CLUB 7 – 9 ELLERSTINA POLO CLUB
Score progression: 1-2 / 2-4 / 6-4 / 6-6 / 6-6 / 7-9
Deauville Int. Polo Club: Ulysse Eisenchteter (0 goal), Patrick Eisenchteter 1 (1 goal), Pierre-Henri N’Goumou 3 (6 goals), Juan José Storni 3 (5 goals). Total HC: 12
Ellerstina Polo Club: Sam Sztarkman (2 goals), Salvador Jauretche 7 (4 goals), Juan Pedro Chavanne 2 (5 goals) Alex Sztarkman (1 goal). Total HC: 12
Umpires: R. Silva – H.Iturraspe // S.Anca
HONG KONG POLO 5 – 9 POLO CLUB DE CHANTILLY
Score progression: 1-1 / 1-4 / 3-4 / 4-7 / 5-8 / 5-9
Hong Kong Polo Association: Ryan Rezkallah (0 goal), Elena Venot (1 goal), Pelayo Berazadi 2 (5 goals), Brieuc Rigaux 4 (9 goals). Total HC: 12
Polo Club de Chantilly: Edwin Robineau 1 (1 goal), Dorian Bulteau 2 (3 goals), Louis Jarrige 5 (4 goals), Julien Reynes 1 (4 goals). Total HC: 12
Umpires: G.Lucero – G.Villanueva // H.Iturraspe
EVVIVA POLO ST. MORITZ 12 – 10 ARAUCARIA POLO CLUB
Score progression: 2-1 / 3-1 / 4-4 / 7- 5 / 10 – 8 / 12 – 10
Evviva Polo St Moritz: Lucie Venot (0 goals), Ignacio Kennedy 3 (5 goals), Martin Aguerre H 9 (7 goals), Robert Kofler (0 goal). Total HC: 12
Araucaria Polo Club: Luca Meier 1 (1 goal), Fabian Bolanterio 1 (4 goals), Adrian Laplacette 7 (6 goals), Fabio Meier 1 (1 goal). Total HC: 12
Umpires: G.Lucero – R. Silva // S.Anca
EMPIRE POLO CLUB OF COACHELLA VALLEY 13 – 9 HAMBURGER POLO CLUB
Score progression: 2-1 / 5-3 / 7-5 / 8-7 / 11-9 / 13-9
Empire Polo Club of Coachella Valley: Clément Smith 1 (0 goals), Guillermo Li 3 (4 goals), Tito Ruiz Guinazu 9 (7 goals) Derek Smith (1 goal). Total HC: 12
Hamburger Polo Club: Caesar Crasemann 5 (4 goals), Heinrich Dumrath 3 (4 goals), Ramiro Zavaleta (4 goals), Daniel Crasemann 1 (0 goals). Total HC: 12
Umpires: G.Villanueva – S.Anca // H.Iturraspe
The POLO RIDER CUP continues on Wednesday, June 15 with the Subsidiary Cup:
02:00 pm Polo Park Zürich vs Polo Club Niederweiden
05:00 pm Las Brisas Polo Club of Chicago vs BP Polo Malaysia