Ellerstina Polo Club won the 2022 POLO RIDER CUP, beating Evviva Polo St. Moritz 9
goals to 7 in the final at the Polo Club de Chantilly, north of Paris.
In the first chukker, Salvador Jauretche opened the score from a field goal in the first
seconds of the chukker, but Martin Aguerre H equalled the match from a penalty goal.
Just before the end of the bell, Juan Pedro Chavanne opened his account with a neck
shoot for the 2-1.
Four more goals were scored in the second chukker for Ellerstina, and the gap increased
to 6-1. After the third chukker, which ended 8-2, Lucie Venot replaced Tommy
A fantastic comeback from Evviva Polo St. Moritz in the fifth chukker put emotion into
the game, as two goals from Ignacio Kennedy and Martin Aguerre H closed the gap 9-5
In the last chukker, Evviva Polo St. Moritz scored two more goals from Kennedy and
Aguerre again, but the final result ended with 9-7 goals in favour of the Argentina team
to win the 2022 POLO RIDER CUP.
Salvador Jauretche was named the MVP for the tournament, and Ignacio Kennedy, with
the pony ‘La Virgen’, won the Best Playing Pony of the match.
With 34 goals, Martin Aguerre H was the Best Scorer, and Emil Grabosh was the Rookie
of the tournament.
Earlier, the match to decide the third and fourth place between Empire Polo Club of
Coachella Valley and Polo Club de Chantilly ended with the victory of Empire Polo Club
by 7-4 goals.
Adrian Laplacette, who replaced Tito Ruiz Guiñazu and scored six goals, opened the
The first two chukkers ended with a tie result, and Julian Reynes placed Chantilly in front
of the score for the first time, but another two field goals from Laplacette resulted in a
4-3 goals at the end of the fourth chukker.
Laplacette, in the fifth chukker, increased the gap by 6-3 goals, and Louis Larrige
shortened the gap, but another goal in the last chukker from Laplacette gave the win to
the American team.
Ellerstina Polo Club
2022 POLO RIDER CUP
POLO RIDER CUP – FINAL:
EMPIRE POLO CLUB OF COACHELLA VALLEY 7 - 4 POLO CLUB DE CHANTILLY
Score progression: 1-1 / 2-2 / 2-3 / 4-3 / 6-3 / 7-4
Empire Polo Club of Coachella Valley: Clément Smith (0 goals), Guillermo Li 1 (4 goals),
Adrian Laplacette 6 (6 goals) Derek Smith (1 goal). Total HC: 11
Polo Club de Chantilly: Jean-Clauce Le Grand (0 goal), Dorian Bulteau (3 goals), Louis
Jarrige 2 (4 goals), Julien Reynes 2 (4 goals). Total HC: 1
Umpires: R.Silva – G.Lucero // G.Villanueva
ELLERSTINA POLO CLUB 9 – 7 EVVIVA POLO ST. MORITZ
Score progression: 2-1 / 6-1 / 8-2 / 9-2 / 9-5 / 9-7
Ellerstina Polo Club: Sam Sztarkman (2 goals), Salvador Jauretche 9 (4 goals), Juan
Pedro Chavanne 2 (5 goals) Alex Sztarkman (1 goal). Total HC: 12
Evviva Polo St Moritz: Tommy Rinderknecht /Lucie Venot (0 goals), Ignacio Kennedy 4
(5 goals), Martin Aguerre H 3 (7 goals), Robert Kofler (0 goal). Total HC: 12
Umpires: G.Villanueva - G.Lucero // R.Silva
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