Dubai: The finals of the DUBAI POLO GOLD CUP SERIES took place on 11 March 2016 at the Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club on the Arabian Ranches grounds. Alongside principal sponsor Julius Baer, Grossmann Uhren supported the finals as Official Timekeeper and donated an ATUM – with the special hand-engraved inscription “DPCG 2016” in the case – to each member of the winning team. The Team UAE Polo won the tournament. Her Highness Shaikha Maitha bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum is the captain of the team that also includes Jack Hyde, Mathias Benoit, and Lukas Monteverde. She is the daughter of His Highness Shaikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. Shaikha Maitha has an impressive track record in the domain of martial arts. She represented the United Arab Emirates in the taekwondo category at the Olympic Games in Beijing and won the silver medal in karate at the 2006 Asian Games.
Prior to and after the finals, the watches and the other winner’s trophies were presented to the spectators. Christine Hutter, the founder and CEO of Grossmann Uhren GmbH, handed the watches over to the members of the winning team during the festive awards ceremony.
The Moritz Grossmann manufacture showcased its entire collection during the finals and was delighted to note the keen interest among visitors in the timepieces from Saxony.