2017 Chinese New Year Cup
The Next Level celebrate at Thai Polo
February 14, 2017
The Chinese New Year Cup 2017 took place at Thai Polo & Equestrian Club, in Pattaya, Thailand. Four 10-goal teams took part in the tournament: Axus Polo Team, The Next Level, 22BR/Maple Leaf and Paisano Dragons/La Familia. The competition showcased players as Pablo Jauretche, Juan Jauretche, Pedro Fernández Llorente and Sebastián Borghi. La Familia’s Mohamed Moiz, current Thai Polo Open champion, was present as well.
The title went to The Next Level after claiming three consecutive wins, including beating Axus in an intense final decided in extra chukker.
The scores were as follows:
The Next Level 7-5 - 5 22BR/Maple Leaf
Axus 9 - 5 Paisano Dragons/La Familia
The Next Level 6 - 5 Dragons/La Familia
22BR/Maple Leaf 5.5 - 7 Axus Polo Team
Paisano Dragons/La Familia 4 - 7.5 22BR/Maple Leaf
The Next Level 7 - 6 Axus
MVP: Brian Xu (Axus).
BPP: Horacio, owned by Brian Xu, played by Juan Jauretche.
The Next Level: Aron Harilela 1, Germán Suárez 1, Damián Marco 2, Pablo Jauretche 6. Total: 10.
Axus Polo Team: Brian Xu 0, Juan Martín Gallego 2, Diego Gómez 3, Juan Jauretche 5. Total: 10.
22BR/Maple Leaf: Claudia Zeisberger 0, Claude Haberer 0, Adrien Le Gallo 3,Pedro Fernández Llorente 5. Total: 8.
Paisano Dragons/La Familia: Ronnie Lim 0, Dato Mohamed Moiz 1, Sebastián Borghi 5, Nicolás Pieroni 4. Total: 10.
The next tournament to be played at Thai Polo & Equestrian Club will be the 2017 B. Grimm Masters Cup. All the relevant information will be on Pololine soon!