UAE National Day Cup 2018 kicks off at Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club


The UAE National Day Cup kicked off on the 21st of November 2018 with six teams battling it out at the grounds of Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club. The 10-goal tournament is held in honour of UAE’s National Day and will declare its winner on the 30th of November 2018.

Match Results

21st November, Wednesday:
Habtoor Polo vs. Dubai Wolves / Rhinos Polo
Final Score: 10 – 5.5

27th November, Tuesday:
Mahra Polo vs. Bangash Polo
Final Score: 8 – 5

23rd November, Friday:
Habtoor Polo vs. Bin Drai Polo
Final Score: 8  – 4.5UAE/RA Polo vs. Bangash Polo
Final Score: 6 – 3.5 
Upcoming Matches


28th November, Wednesday
14:30: Bin Drai vs. Wolves/ Rhinos
16:00: UAE vs. Mahra
30th November, Friday:
14:30: Subsidiary Final
16:00: Final

Live sports action, fun, entertainment, and valuable prizes await the guests of the final day. On the 30th of November, the Club will offer the usual Friday Polo Picnic set-up wherein visitors can relax under gazebos in picnic style with food and ice cream trucks for scrumptious treats. The dedicated kid’s area will keep little ones entertained with a massive bouncy castle, free pony rides, face painting, nail art, henna, arts and crafts.

The afternoon will open with the subsidiary match followed by the call to sing the UAE National anthem. Balloons in the colours of the UAE flag will be released to commemorate the country’s 47th National Day. To add to the festivities, Polo Picnic parkers with cars spruced up in the UAE National Day theme will receive 2 La Perle tickets. The Club has reserved prizes worth AED 2,500 in cash and vouchers each for guests who will participate during the Run-N- Hunt contest at halftime.

The UAE National Day Cup 2018 is sponsored by Ali Gholami and Gholami & Abedi Vegetables and Fruits LLC, a family owned business that has been bringing the freshest fruits and vegetables to the UAE since 1970; and Bentley Eyewear with its official distributor, Vision and Fashion Group.

The Run-N-Hunt prizes and giveaways to Polo Picnic Parkers are sponsored by La Perle by Dragonne, Al Habtoor Polo Resort, Al Habtoor Riding School and Ghulami Group.