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Sotogrande: Copa de Oro ready for its 3 finals
Sotogrande: Copa de Oro ready for its 3 finalsSotogrande: Copa de Oro ready for its 3 finals

Sotogrande: Copa de Oro ready for its 3 finals

Ayala and La Indiana will decide the high goal after overcame tough semifinals

August 26, 2017
August 26, 2017
Interviews by Jero Llorente

A thrilling matchday took place on Friday at the Santa María Polo Club with the high goal semifinales of the Copa de Oro (Gold Cup). The matches were as follows:

HIGH GOAL
Semifinals:
Ayala 8-7 Dubai
Lechuza 10-11 La Indiana

The tight final scores show how close were both semifinals. In the opening game, Ayala Polo Team waited until the very end of the contest to beat title holders Dubai. The team which has talented Facundo Pieres in its formation got 3 goal advantage at the sixth chukker, but they were facing also 10-goaler Pablo Mac Donough, so the match wasn’t decided until the end when Facu Pieres grabbed the ball and kept it until the last whistle.

The second semifinal was really emotional and dramatic as well. Lechuza Caracas got off to a better start and was leading up to the third chukker. But in the second half, La Indiana’s teamwork started working out and they made a great comeback to beat the Silver Cup winners 11-10. 

The final will have the following schedule of play:
Sunday:
6pm: Ayala vs La Indiana, at Los Pinos’ Field 3.







MEDIUM GOAL
The finals of the medium goal will take place on Saturday with Equus going for the double after winning the Copa de Plata (Silver Cup) two weeks ago. The order of play will be as follows:

4:30pm, Subsidiary Final: Golden Goose vs Twenty/20
	
Final: 
Saturday, 6pm: Equus vs Royal Salute

LOW GOAL
Subsidiary Final:
Saturday, 11am: La Mangosta vs Sardañola

Final: 
Saturday, 12:15pm: Jolly Rogers vs Sapphire

Picture Galleries:
Copa de Oro Alto Hándicap: Ayala vs Dubai
Copa de Oro Alto Hándicap: La Indiana vs Lechuza/a>
Copa de Oro Alto Hándicap: Semifinals

Copa de Oro - Alto Hándicap: Fixture & Teams
Copa de Oro - Mediano Hándicap: Fixture & Teams
Copa de Oro - Bajo Hándicap: Fixture & Teams