LAHORE - Diamond Paints, Remounts and Newage Cables/Master Paints registered victories in the Tower 21 Quaid-e-Azam Gold Cup Open 2022 here at the Lahore Polo Club ground on Wednesday.

Double hat-trick by Matias Vial Perez steered Diamond Paints to an impressive 9-6 triumph over Barry’s in the first match of the day. Besides superb six goals by Matias, the remaining contribution for the winning side came from Guy Gibrat (2 goals) and Ahmed Ali Tiwana (1 goal). From Barry’s, Hamza Mawaz Khan fired in four goals and Horacio Llorente hit two.

Nico Roberts fired in fabulous four goals in Remount’s thrilling 8-7 victory over FG Polo Team in the second encounter of the day. Besides Nico’s heroics, Mumtaz Abbas Niazi also played well and banged in a brace while Imran Shahid and Simon Prado converted one goal each. From FG Polo, Ramiro Zavaletta, Juan Ambroggio and Waqas Khan contributed with two goals each and Abbas Mukhtar hit one.

The third match of the day saw Gonzalo Deltour’s heroics helping Newage Cables/Master Paints beat Master Paints by 5-3. Deltour was star of the day from the winning team with a contribution of four fantastic goals while Raja Temur Nadeem hit one. From Master Paints, Marcos Panelo slammed in all the three goals.

Today (Thursday), the losing sides of Pool A will compete against each other.