Cartier Queen's Cup 2020


The 23-goal Les Lions/Great Oaks polo team (Dillon Bacon, Jeta Castagnola, Barto Castagnola and Santiago Laborde) spotted Park Place’s (Andrey Borodin, Will Harper, Gonzalito Pieres and Facundo Pieres) a goal in the opening chukker of Sunday’s Cartier Queens Cup final at the Guards Polo Club before taking control in the first seven minutes to score three consecutive goals for the early 3-1 advantage.


Goals were at a premium in the second period with Park Place scoring the only goal of the chukker. After two, Les Lions/Great Oaks continued to lead 3-2.


Defense continued to rule the day, with each side limited to a single goal in the third period. Les Lions/Great Oaks managed to maintain their one-goal lead, 4-3, at the end of the first half.


Neither team could mount an effective attack in the fourth chukker with defenders on Lions both sides playing a strongly physical match. The score remained 4-3 in favor of Les Lions/Great Oaks.