6 Teams have been entered into the 2017 edition of the Lagos Polo Club Captain’s Cup.
The Teams have been placed into TWO Streams of 3 Teams each
There shall be no seeding and teams drew their streams via an open ballot, which was determined at the Draws on Thursday November 30th 2017 at 7PM.
Each Team shall play 2 Group matches within its Stream
At the end of the Group matches the teams will be ranked in their respective Streams and the Winner & Runner Up in each stream will emerge. Please note the teams will be placed and ranked within each league as per HPA rules, i.e. Points first, then Goal Difference, Goals For, Goals Against.
The Winners of each Stream shall proceed to the Finals of the Captain’s Cup on Sunday 10th December, 2016 at 5pm.
The two runner-ups in each stream shall play in the Subsidiary Finals – The PMC Cup on Sunday 10th December, 2016 at 4pm.
All players of the Lagos Polo Club must ensure they are in good financial standing before the commencement of the Captain’s Cup.
The Tournament shall be based on HPA Rules of 2016
In the event that a player cannot make his game, the player must inform the Polo Captain at least 24 hours before each game.
The Final & Subsidiary final games of the tournament shall be played over four (4) Chukkers with a winner emerging.
Each team will provide one (1) umpire pony before each game
All players MUST remain in team colors, whites and boots for presentation