Ireland beat France 7 - 6 at the Beaufort Polo Club this afternoon in the final game of the 14 Goal FIP World Cup Qualifiers. Their win allowed England to take their place in the World Championships which will be played in Santiago, Chile next year.
With only 14 seconds remaining on the clock Ireland scored a goal to take the final score to 7 - 6. From start to finish the teams battled it out swapping the lead whilst demonstrating an excellent level of polo.
The England team line-up of Peter Webb, Will Emerson, Tommy Beresford and George Pearson will be heading to Santiago, Chile at the end of March 2015. Zone A Caribbean and Central America Playoffs are scheduled from 8-16 December at the Dominican Republic at Casa de Campo.