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Coppa d'Oro Monte Argentario 2016

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The International Polo tournament Coppa d'Oro Monte Argentario ended Sunday 31 st July

with the victory of the Swiss team Eviva St. Moritz

Eight participating teams including five foreign teams gave birth to two weeks of high-level

polo. The Hungarian team Cassiopeia Polo Team won the Silver Cup, while the other

Hungarian team Las Plantas won the Comune Monte Argentario Cup.

In the Coppa d'Oro final the team Chateau Nine Peaks, winner of the last edition, fought for

the title against the Swiss team Eviva St. Moritz. The two teams had already met in the first

day of the tournament where Chateau Nine Peaks had prevailed with score of 9 to 5. But in

the decisive final, before a large audience, the Eviva team St. Moritz, led by excellent

professionals Argentines Lucas Labat and Juan Manuel Gonzales, did not give chance to the

two Argentinian professional players of the team Chateau Nine Peaks to express their game.

Tactical match with great performance of the two teams' wonderful horses.

After the finals the prize giving took a special charm under the colors of the sunset. The

mayor of Monte Argentario Ing. Arturo Cerulli, all guests and the participating teams

celebrated with a tasting of the wines of Saint Lucia winery and dairy products of Caseificio

Thursday 4 August will start at Argentario Polo Club the International Polo Tournament

Coppa Italia F.I.S.E. 2016, now in its ninth edition, organized in collaboration with the

Italian Equestrian Sports Federation.

Seven teams from all over Europe will fight for the prestigious trophy promising great

sporting spectacle.