On a picture-perfect day for polo, Beverly Equestrian won its first 20-goal game in team history and Dutta Corp rallied for wins on Day Two of the Molina Cup Monday at Valiente Farm and Grand Champions Polo Club.
In front of good crowds and worldwide ChukkerTV audience, Beverly Equestrian knocked off Valiente, 10-7, at Valiente Farm and Dutta Corp defeated Casablanca, 12-10.
The two-week tournament continues on Thursdaywith one game, Dutta Corp plays Travieso at 4 p.m
Audi, despite losing its first two games of the USPA Gold Cup, is one victory away from the final at International Polo Club Palm Beach.
Playing in only its second game of its 2017 season debut at IPC, Audi (Marc Ganzi, Tomas Pieres, Gonzalito Pieres and Rodrigo Andrade) dropped an 11-8 decision to Coca-Cola (Gillian Johnston, Julian de Lusaretta, Julio Arellano, Miguel Novillo Astrada) in Sunday’s featured game on Engel & Volkers Field.
Audi also lost its tournament-opener to Orchard Hill, 8-7.
The law of averages is catching up to Goose Creek.
After losing several 20-goal games by one or two goals or in overtime the first two months of the winter season, Goose Creek opened the Molina Cup with an exciting 8-7 victory over Beverly Equestrian on Opening Day of the inaugural Molina Cup.
In front of a good crowd and worldwide ChukkerTV audience at windy Grand Champions Polo Club, the talented foursome of Maureen Brennan, 1, Tomas Garcia del Rio, 8, and father and son Mariano, 7, and Peke Gonzalez, 4, turned back upset-minded Beverly Equestrian (Bill Ballhaus, 0, Carlucho Arellano, 5, Magoo Laprida, 8, Inaki Laprida, 7) to spoil its 20-goal debut.