To watch the Finals of both the Countess of Dudley Cup & the Alec Macleod - see here
Countess of Dudley Cup Final - https://vimeo.com/697776627
Alec Macleod Final - https://vimeo.com/697776502
To catch up on old games - click here
Results Saturday 3rd April
14 goal1pm Killarney defeated Scone 8-6Best Playing Pony 'Mary' Played by Dirk GouldResults Thursday 7 April8 Goal11am The Table Club defeated Foxton 9-7Best Playing Pony 'Sonar' Played by Matt Grimes12pm Pinnacle defeated Ellerston Black 7-3Best Playing Pony 'Wickford Rocketman' Played by Jake Daniels14 Goal2pm Killarney defeated Larapinta 8 - 6Best Playing Pony 'Charlotte' Played by Dirk Gould3.30pm Ellerston Grey defeated Garangula Troika 8-5Best Playing Pony 'EO Eris' Played by James Harper
Watch Game 1 - https://vimeo.com/696863034
The Table Club 9 defeated Foxton 7
Watch Game 2 - https://vimeo.com/696868886
Pinnacle 7 Defeated Ellerston Black 3
Results Friday 8 April8 Goal11am Glen Miln defeated Windsor 10 - 4Best Playing Pony "Asset" (Fortune x Norman Pentaquad) Played by Black Grimes owned by the Grimes Family12pm Kurri Burri defeated Arunga 5-4Best Playing Pony "Carina" (Queenie x Pounce) Played by Sam Hopkinson, owned by Kurri Burri14 Goal2pm Scone defeated Garangula 9-8Best Playing Pony 'Story' (Classic x Clarion) Played and owned by Will Gilmore3.30pm Larapinta defeated Ellerston Grey 11-4Best Playing Pony 'Chance' Played by Tom Hunt owned by JemalongUPDATED GAMES & DUTIES 9TH APRILResults Saturday 9 April8 Goal11am Kurri Burri defeated Glen Miln 11-4Best Playing Pony 'Darcy' Played by Dirk Gould12pm The Table Club defeated Pinnacle Polo 6-2Best Playing Pony 'Cream' Played by Cody Grimes owned by the Grimes family2pm Ellerston Black defeated Foxton 7-3Best Playing Pony 'Cigarillo' (Cuban x Mambo) Played by Will Gilmore owned by Ellerston3pm Arunga defeated Windsor 8-4Best Playing Pony 'Caviar' Played by Tommy Martin owned by the Tolhurst family
To see a list of the Teams for both grades - CLICK HERE
Results Finals Day Sunday 10th April10am L.T. Watson Memorial Trophy Subsidiary Final 14gEllerston Grey defeated Scone 8.5 to 7Best Playing Pony 'Harp' (Bonnie x Linx) Played by Pilu O'Dwyer, bred and owned by Garangula11.30am Subsidiary Final 8gEllerston Black defeated Arunga 5-2Best Playing Pony 'Aurora' played by Will Gilmore, bred and owned by Ellerston2pm Alec Macleod Trophy 8g Final Kurri Burri defeated The Table Club 7-6Best Playing Pony 'Blossom' (Bonnie x Linx) Played by Pilu O'Dwyer, bred and owned by Garangula3pm Countess of Dudley Cup 14g Larapinta defeated Killarney 7-6
Winner Curtis Skene Trophy Most improved Cody GrimesLady de Chair Trophy for the Champion Pony 'Razelle' Played by Glen GilmoreR W Farrell Trophy for the Champion Novice Pony 'Chess' Played by Tom Brodie, bred and owned by Alec WhiteVychan Trophy for the Team of 3 ponies owned and played by a 2 goals and less Played and owned by Alex Zak 'Molly, Moet, Tiara'
UPDATED DRAW AND DUTIES - SEE HERE
Please note ANYONE attending Ellerston must take a RAT before being allowed to enter the property. ............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................The Countess of Dudley Cup Tournament 14 goal & Alec Macleod 8 goalTournaments will run 7th - 10th April 2022 at Ellerston
The Countess of Dudley Cup 14 goal Grade - 5 chukkas, 5 matches
Entry Fee: $6,500 plus gstFields: Hawkesbury BasinTournament Information - Adam Meally 0417 278 741 firstname.lastname@example.org
The Alec Macleod Trophy 8 goal Grade - 4 chukkas, 5 matchesEntry Fee: $4500 plus gstFields: Hawkesbury Basin
Tournament Information - Adam Meally 0417 278 741 email@example.com Nominations CLOSE 14 MARCH
CLICK HERE TO NOMINATE YOUR TEAMCOUNTESS OF DUDLEY CUP RULES
Team & Player Eligibility
Exemptions will only be given to a genuine club member who has not played enough games due to;
ii) not having played polo in Australia (ie a genuine club member who has been overseas or who is having a short season).
i) A tournament must be listed on a State Polo Calendar or must be a tournament sanctioned by the NSWPA.
ii) Each of the two tournaments must be played at different clubs, ie two weekends at one club only equals one tournament
iii) NSWPA tournaments and tournaments held by Clubs, other than their annual
tournaments will count provided the team play as a genuine club team with the other three players being registered members of the Club.
iv) If a team is entered in a tournament and that tournament is cancelled, it will count as a tournament.
The draw will be at the discretion of the NSWPA Tournaments Committee. All other rules will be in accordance with the Australian Rules of Polo.
No restrictions on the number or ownership. Ponies played by a competing team will not be allowed to play for any other team during the tournament except with the permission of the Tournament Committee.
Free entry - COVID rules apply
Annual decision by the NSWPA
Countess of Dudley Cup Teams
Countess of Dudley Cup Winners of Tournament
L.T. Watson Memorial Trophy Played between Losers of Semi-Finals
Sir J.J. Garvan Cup Played between first day losers
Lady de Chair Trophy Champion Pony
R.W. Farrell Trophy Champion Novice Pony
(A novice pony is a pony playing its first season of tournament polo, excluding inter-club
tournaments. The season being 1st October to 30th September)
Vychan Trophy: Team of three ponies owned and played by a player rated two or less.
Curtis Skene Trophy: Most improved player (no limit on handicap of player) based on
performance during the period Dudley Cup to Dudley Cup. Player must play at current Dudley Cup Tournament.
Alec Macleod Trophy: For winner of the 6 goal grade.
The definition of an Australian Player is that the player holds an Australian Passport or Australia has been their home for the last three years or more.
Tournament Committee: The committee reserve the right to amend the rules as necessary. Committee - Sebastian Mariani, Jack Archibald, Adam Tolhurst, Adam Meally, Kim McDougall
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