Members of the Habtoor Polo celebrate with the trophy.
Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
The high goal polo action continued as Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club hosted an exhibition match played at 19 goal handicap, the highest one this season.
Habtoor Polo and Dubai Wolves locked horns in the exhibition game.
The patron of the Wolves — Habtoor Al Habtoor scored the first goal of the match, but Juan Jauretche matched this with 2 goals that placed Habtoor Polo ahead of the game. The succeeding chukkers were close, with each one ending in tied scores.
The Most Valuable Player of the match – Mohammed Al Habtoor, the patron of Habtoor Polo, scored a total of 5 goals.
He closed the last chukker with a 2-goal lead and ultimately the win for Habtoor Polo at 9 goals to 7.
The Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club is a state-of-the-art polo and equestrian community devoted to equine sports.
The club is the home ground for the Dubai Polo Gold Cup Series and several international-standard polo tournaments, equestrian competitions and events.