Preußischer Polo & Country Club Berlin Brandenburg (GER) (Berlin Polo Team) will be playing the POLO RIDER CUP for the first time, joining Las Brisas Polo Club of Chicago (USA), Hamburger Polo Club (GER), Evviva Polo St. Moritz (SUI), Deauville International Polo Club (FRA), Polo Club of Chantilly (FRA), Polo Park Zürich (SUI), Empire Polo Club of Coachella Valley (USA), Araucaria Polo Club (ARG), Moscow Polo Club (RUS) and Polo Club Niederweiden (AUT) in the field of the 2022 POLO RIDER CUP, which will be held from 8 to 18 June 2022 at the Polo Club of Chantilly, north of Paris (France).  

The Berlin Polo team will comprise the following players:

1. Kutlay Yaprak, (0) GER/TUR
2. Max Bosch, (+3) GER
3. Valentin Novillo Astrada, (+6) ARG
4. Moritz Gädeke, (+3) GER

 

Moritz Gädeke, Vice-President of Preußischer Polo & Country Club Berlin Brandenburg, comments:We are very excited to represent our club in the second edition of the POLO RIDER CUP. It is a great tournament format, where we as a club can measure our abilities against other international polo clubs. I am very much looking forward to playing amongst good friends.  With Valentin N.A. and Max Bosch, we will uphold the good spirit of the first edition. New to the roster, Kutlay Yaprak will be joining us as our Team Captain. Many thanks to everyone involved in the great effort to organize this outstanding event. 

Kutlay Yaprak, Captain of Berlin Polo Team, comments: I am very happy to join the Berlin Polo team and I’m looking forward to playing the POLO RIDER CUP. I believe I am the only contestant with Turkish roots. This gives me great joy.” 

Benoît Perrier, CEO & Co-Founder of GAME POLO, comments: We are honored to welcome Berlin Polo Club. The club, led by Moritz Gädeke, is very active in Europe, organizing high-level competitions and supporting the Federation of International Polo. Kutlay Yaprak, their international team captain, will be taking part in the POLO RIDER CUP for the first time. The team is well balanced and they know each other very well, having played many tournaments together. Their pony organization is very strong.”

For more information, please contact GAME POLO at: neus@game-polo.com