2013 Veuve Clicquot Gold Cup
British Open


Where: Cowdray Park, England, UK
Handicap: 22-goal
When: June 23 - July 21, 2013

                                    Cowdray Park in England, UK


















Gold Cup for the British Open

Wellington Polo provides schedules, team details and results with game coverage by Alex Webbe of the 22-goal Veuve Clicquot Gold Cup - British open being played at Cowdray Park in England, UK.


The Zacara Polo Team celebrating their win at the award ceremony of the 2013 Veuve Clicquot Gold Cupat Cowdray Park.

Armstrong International Best Playing Pony Awarded to Facundo Pieres' mare in the 2013 Veuve Clicquot Gold Cup

July 21, 2013: Zacara defeats Dubai 11-8 in the Final of the 2013 Veuve Clicquot Gold Cup British Open Polo Tournament, remaining undefeated throughout this 22-goal polo tournament. The Veuve Clicquot Gold Cup finalized the UK high-goal polo season.

Video Coverage of the 2013 Veuve Clicquot Gold Cup:

July 18, 2013: Dubai will face the Zacara Polo Team who continues their winning streak, advancing to Sunday's Final. Dubai defeated El Remanso 17-7 & Zacara defeated Talandracas 14-8 in today's semifinals. The Final Round of the Veuve Clicquot Gold Cup is scheduled for 3pm Sunday July 21, 2013 (10am EDT).

July 17, 2013: Black Bears defeated Les Lions 10-9 in the Ashton Cup, part of the British Open Gold Cup.

July 14, 2013: Zacara & Dubai advance to Thursday's semifinals joining El Remanso and Talandracas. Zacara continues their winning streak defeating La Bamba de Areco 11-0 & Dubai defeated Twelve Oaks 11-9 in Sunday's remaining quarterfinal games. See the semifinal schedule below for team line-ups and be sure to check back Thursday afternoon for semifinal results.

July 14, 2013: The Jack Gannon Cup finished up with a tie between Lucchese & Enigma, both scoring 10 points each.

July 13, 2013: Cortium Jaeger-LeCoultre defeated Salkeld 8-7 in the Tatham Cup.

July 13, 2013: El Remanso & Talandracas advance to the semifinals winning their quarterfinal games today. Quarterfinal rounds are almost complete as we await Sunday's results between Zacara vs La Bamba de Areco in the Noon game & Dubai vs Twelve Oaks in the 3pm game (UK Time). Semifinal Rounds of the Veuve Clicquot Gold Cup are scheduled for Thursday July 18, 2013.

July 12, 2013: La Bamba de Areco was the winner of Friday morning’s shootout between Black Bears and Enigma advancing to the last quarterfinal spot in the 2013 Veuve Clicquot Gold Cup for the British Open. La Bamba de Areco scored on six penalty shots to the Black Bears score of 5 and Enigma's score of 4.

July 11, 2013: Preliminary rounds are complete as Zacara defeated Twelve Oaks, remaining the only unbeaten team (4-0) in this year's British Open. Quarterfinal Rounds of the Veuve Clicquot Gold Cup begin this Saturday July 13, 2013. A shootout is scheduled for Friday July 12th at 11am to determine the final spot in the quarterfinals. Be sure to check back for complete coverage on all games as we continue to add details.


Schedule & Results:

Sun June 23, 3pm

*Dubai

13

vs

11

Talandracas

Sun June 23, 5pm

Salkeld

10

vs

11

*Twelve Oaks

Tues June 25, 3pm

Emlor

10

vs

11

*Le Bamba de Areco

Tues June 25, 5pm

*Enigma

15

vs

5

Thai Polo

Wed June 26, 12pm

Cortium Jaeger-LeCoultre

9

vs

13

*UAE Polo

Wed June 26, 3pm

Black Bears

10

vs

11

*El Remanso

Wed June 26, 5pm

*Les Lions

11

vs

5

HB Polo

Thurs June 27, 1pm

*Sumaya

14

vs

12

Lucchese

Sat June 29, 3pm

Enigma

10

vs

11

*Le Bamba de Areco

Sat June 29, 5pm

Salkeld

7

vs

15

*Zacara

Sun June 30, 12pm

*Twelve Oaks

8

vs

6

HB Polo

Sun June 30, 3pm

*Dubai

14

vs

10

Black Bears

Sun June 30, 5pm

Emlor

11

vs

13

*El Remanso

Mon July 1, 12pm

Cortium Jaeger-LeCoultre

7

vs

10

*Sumaya

Mon July 1, 3pm

*UAE Polo

10

vs

6

Lucchese

Mon July 1, 12pm

Thai Polo

5

vs

7

*Talandracas

Wed July 3, 3pm

Les Lions

11

vs

12

*Twelve Oaks

Thurs July 4, 12pm

Enigma

6

vs

16

*Black Bears

Thurs July 4, 3pm

*Dubai

13

vs

12

Le Bamba de Areco

Thurs July 4, 5pm

*Zacara

11

vs

4

HB Polo

Fri July 5, 1pm

*El Remanso

16

vs

13

UAE Polo

Fri July 5, 3pm

*Lucchese

9

vs

8

Emlor

Sat July 6, 3pm

Cortium Jaeger-LeCoultre

8

vs

9

*Talandracas

Sat July 6, 5pm

Thai Polo

8

vs

11

*Sumaya

Sun July 7, 3pm

*Zacara

9

vs

6

Les Lions

Sun July 7, 5pm

*Salkeld

8

vs

7

HB Polo

Mon July 8, 12pm

*Black Bears

15

vs

10

Le Bamba de Areco

Mon July 8, 3pm

*Enigma

10

vs

9

Dubai

Tues July 9

El Remanso

8

vs

10

*Lucchese

Tues July 9

Emlor

9

vs

12

*UAE Polo

Wed July 10

Sumaya

8

vs

9

*Talandracas

Wed July 10

Thai Polo

8

vs

10

*Cortium Jaeger-LeCoultre

Thurs July 11

*Zacara

11

vs

9

Twelve Oaks

Thurs July 11

Salkeld

2

vs

11

*Les Lions

Quarter-finals

Sat July 13, Noon

*Talandracas

13

vs

12

UAE

Sat July 13, 3pm

*El Remanso

16

vs

12

Sumaya

Sunday July 14, Noon

*Zacara

11

vs

10

La Bamba de Areco

Sunday July 14, 3pm

*Dubai

11

vs

9

Twelve Oaks

Tatham Cup

Saturday July 13, TBA

*Cortium Jaeger-LeCoultre

8

vs

7

Salkeld

Ashton Cup

Wed July 17, 3pm

Les Lions

9

vs

10

*Black Bears

Jack Gannon

Sunday July 14, 11am

Enigma

10

vs

10

Lucchese

Semi-finals

Thurs July 18, Noon

Talandracas

8

vs

14

*Zacara

Thurs July 18, 4pm

El Remanso

7

vs

17

*Dubai

Zacara wins the Final of the
2013 Veuve Clicquot Gold Cup British Open

Sunday July 21, 3pm

*Zacara

11

vs

8

Dubai




Teams Entered in the 22-goal 2013 Veuve Clicquot Gold Cup - British Open at Cowdray Park:

Division A

HB Polo

Ludovic Pailloncy

1

Ignacio Toccalino

8

Pite Merlos

9

Sebastian Pailloncy

3

Total

21

Les Lions

Henry Fisher

4

Agustin Merlos

9

Sebastian Merlos

9

Joachim Gottschalk

0

Total

22

Salkeld

Nick Clarke

1

James Beim

7

Miguel Novillo Astrada

9

Max Routledge

5

Total

22

Twelve Oaks

Stefano Marsaglia

0

Cristian Laprida

8

Marcos Di Paola

7

Ignacio Laprida

7

Total

22

Zacara

Facundo Pieres

10

Lyndon Lea

1

Rodrigo Ribero de Andrade

8

Matt Perry

3

Total

22


Division B

El Remanso

George Hanbury

3

Guillermo Terrera

7

David Stirling

10

Ali Paterson

2

Total

22

Emlor

Spencer McCarthy

2

Joachin Pittaluga

7

Luke Tomlinson

7

Nacho Gonzalez

6

Total

22

Lucchese

John Muse

0

Mark Tomlinson

6

Javier Novillo Astrada

8

Jaime Huidobro

8

Total

22

UAE Polo

Maitha Al Maktoum

0

Lucas Monteverde

8

Pablo MacDonough

10

Jack Richardson

4

Total

22

Division C

Black Bears

Guy Schwarzenbach

2

Nachi Du Plessis

8

John Paul Clarkin

8

Patrick O'Dwyer

4

Total

22

Dubai

Rashid Albwardy

2

Nico Pieres

7

Adolfo Cambiaso

10

Alec White

3

Total

22

Enigma

Jerome Wirth

1

Charlie Hanbury

4

Guillermo Willington

7

Guillermo Caset

10

Total

22

Le Bamba de Areco

Jean Francois Decaux

0

Polito Pieres

8

Gonzalito Pieres

10

Ollie Cudmore

4

Total

22

Division D

Cortium Jaeger-LeCoultre

Francisco Elizalde

7

Chris Mackenzie

5

Eduardo Novillo Astrada

9

Adrian Kirby

1

Total

22

Sumaya

Ahmed Aboughazale

1

Tomas Garbarini Islas

4

Facundo Sola

8

Hilario Ulloa

9

Total

22

Talandracas

Edouard Carmignac

0

Juan Martin Nero

10

Lucas James

7

Juan Jauretche

5

Total

22

Thai Polo

Harald Link

0

Nic Roldan

8

Alejandro Novillo Astrada

8

Malcolm Borwick

6

Total

22