Team Hublot wins the Hublot Polo Gold Cup Gstaad in style

21 Aug 2016

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The sun was shining down on the Gstaad-Saanen airfield this Sunday, in time to celebrate the Final day of the Hublot Polo Gold Cup 2016.

After a thrilling match, it was Team Gstaad Palace who claimed 3rd place, winning their place on the podium against a very determined Polo Friends Team who proved a solid contestant.

Many spectators had descended to the polo fields for the great Final between Team Banque Eric Sturdza and Team Hublot. After a match full of unexpected twists and turns, the victory went to Team Hublot and his Chinese Captain Shilai Liu.

Sunny Gstaad eagerly awaits the Hublot Polo Gold Cup Final

21 Aug 2016

As crowds are slowly descending upon the Gstaad-Saanen airfield to witness what is promised to be a thrilling day of Polo, Teams are getting ready for the highly anticipated final.

Programme of the day:

The subsidiary Final between Team Gstaad Palace and Team Polo Friends will start at 13:30

The Final between Team Banque Eric Sturdza and Team Hublot will begin at 15:00

Team Hublot and Team Banque Eric Sturdza will battle for the Cup

20 Aug 2016

Tense semi-finals day sees Team Hublot and Team Banque Eric Sturdza through to tomorrow’s final following stunning victories

Polo President, Pierre Genecand presented the match ball for the first semi-final. Team Banque Eric Sturdza went toe-to-toe with Team Gstaad Palace and won the match 7-4 thanks to Olavo Novaes who engineered his side into an early lead with spectacular aerial in front of the posts.

Team Hublot and Team Polo Friends competed against each other in the second semi-final. Despite the fact that the score was very tight, Team Hublot won its place to the tournament’s final thanks to the golden goal in the 5th chukker.

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The traditional Polo Players Parade is a popular as ever

19 Aug 2016

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No match was played today at the Hublot Polo Gold Cup Gstaad.

The action took place in the village with all 4 teams and their horses, official, horse-carriages and sponsors parading in front of the many public.

matches will resume tomorrow at 13:30 and the Polo Village will open at 11:00.

See you tomorrow!

Victories for Team Gstaad Palace and Team Polo Friends

18 Aug 2016

The first day of Polo saw some incredible actions with Team Polo Friends winning by an extraordinary 11-4 score against Team Banque Eric Sturdza.

The second match displayed more levelled teams with the victory of Team Gstaad Palace 6-4 1/2 against Team Hublot.

Gstaad Palace Captain Juan Pepa said ” Today we played very well but my brother Jorge deserves the “Most Valuable Player” title!

The first matches start today in Gstaad

18 Aug 2016

The draw to determine which Team will face each other was organised yesterday at the Gstaad Palace by Polo President Pierre Genecand.

The first match will be: Team Polo Friends vs. Team Banque Eric Sturdza at 13:30

The second match will be: Team Hublot vs. Team Gstaad Palace at 15:00

We hope to see you there!

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