Santa Quiteria scored on Tuesday his first victory in the 49th International Tournament MANSION Polo Sotogrande. The team composed of Juan Torroba, Gerardo, Gonzalo and Jose Entrecanales managed to win 10-9 to Fray Guen Indi in the match held at the Santa Maria Polo Club, corresponding to the second day of the Bronze Cup Isolas 1892 handicap 6 goals. Meanwhile, the competition advances and tomorrow, Wednesday, the Bronze Cup will begin in the 14-handicap category, sponsored by Hyundai.
The match was played on the court III of Los Pinos, facilities located next to the Port of Sotogrande, which this year will host all matches without exception. It was a very even and entertaining match. While Santa Quiteria was ahead on the scoreboard at the end of the second chukker or period of play, Fray Guen Indi, a team composed of Pablo Mora Figueroa, Aristide Faggionato, Second F. Llorente and Kaveh Atrak, reversed the situation in the third half. But from the fourth half on, Santa Quiteria went back up, which won by a difference of one goal.
The competition at this level will continue Thursday. The final of the 1892 Isolas Bronze Cup, to which four teams are aspiring, will take place the next day, Friday, July 31. The agenda for tomorrow, Wednesday, includes the start of handicap 14. At 19.00 hours PX-RFEP and Sainte Mesme will face each other on court II of Los Pinos.
The spectators who attended today’s match were able to enjoy the live performance of the group Plan B, which performed pop songs from the 1980s and 1990s, after the match. A series of concerts has been scheduled to liven up the afternoons and evenings at the Santa María Polo Club.
And in addition to the musical performances, visitors will be able to find fashionable shops, gastrobars and food stalls, as well as an area for children’s attractions. Pets are welcome if they are properly leashed. Parking is free of charge.
This year the security measures have been redoubled, due to the health emergency. The Club has implemented a series of measures to ensure that spectators can enjoy the sports and leisure activities with complete peace of mind.