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Marchfield win Duke of Sutherland Cup

June 12, 2017
June 12, 2017
The finals of the Duke of Sutherland took place on Sunday; a total of 12 teams, up to 18 goals, took part in the competition. Marchfield took the title after a convincing 8-4 win against Park Place. Guillermo Terrera, MVP of the final, was one of the key players of the game, solid in both attack and defence.
After the main final, Gales won the Subsidiary, beating Altamira 9.5-8. The match was a great showdown of two high goal legends: Nacho Novillo Astrada and Pepe Heguy.
The next 18-goal tournament is the Apsley Cup, to be played at Cirencester from Monday, June 19th.
Photo Galleries:
Final: Marchfield vs Park Place
Subsidiary Final: Gales vs Altamira
The Queen’s Cup also continued on Sunday, with the knockout Subsidiary matches.
The scores were as follows:
Sifani 12-13 Monterosso Polo Team	
Sommelier 12-11 La Bamba de Areco	
The Queen’s Cup will resume on Wednesday with the semifinals:
12pm: La Indiana vs Murus Sanctus	
4pm: RH Polo vs El Remanso	
The Subsidiary semifinals are due on Thursday:
12pm: Sommelier vs Talandracas	
3pm: Monterosso vs King Power Foxes
The Archie David Trophy is also taking place at Guards Polo Club, with 26 teams in competition. The scores on Sunday were as follows:
Sea Island Coffee/Libertine 4-8 Shalimar	
Emsworth Polo Grounds 5-6 Twelve Oaks/Sladmore	
AFB 10-3 Leander/El Rosario
The final is scheduled for Sunday, July 2nd.