Report and photos by Gonzalo Etcheverry/DPGC 2017.
Monday April 3rd. Habtoor Polo and Mahra Polo began the Dubai Cup, the last tournament of the Dubai Polo Gold Cup Series 2017. Both teams did so in the best way possible by winning their matches against Dr. A-Bangash and Wolves, respectively.
It was a very attractive double action day at the Al Habtoor Polo Resort with Mahra defeating Wolves by 9 goals to 3.5 and Habtoor Polo achieving a 7 goals to 4 victory against Dr. A-Bangash.
In both matches, winners took control of the game from the very beginning and kept a great polo level to guarantee a deserved victory.
Mahra: 4-1.5/ 5-1.5/ 8-2.5/ 9-3.5
Habtoor: 3-1/ 6-2/ 7-3/ 7-4
The Dubai Cup, held by four teams from 6-8 goals handicap, will continue on Wednesday at the Al Habtoor Polo Resort.
Starting at 4 pm, Wolves Polo will play against Dr. A-Bangash and from 5 pm Habtoor Polo will face Mahra.