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La Dolfina edges historic triple, Triple Corona

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° CAMPEONATO ARGENTINO ABIERTO DE POLO (2015) – FINAL ♔♔♔     La Dolfina – 13 Adolfo Cambiaso (10), David Stirling Jr. (10), Pablo Mac Donough (10), Juan Martin Nero (10) Ellerstina – 12 Pablo Pieres (10), Nicolas Pieres (9), Gonzalo Pieres Jr. (10), Facundo Pieres (10) La Dolfina defeated Ellerstina 13-12 Saturday, December 12th, before an enthusiastic crowd on field number one at Palermo. The win clinched the 2015 Triple Crown

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Ellerstina secures berth/rematch in Palermo final

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° CAMPEONATO ARGENTINO ABIERTO DE POLO (2015) – SEMI-FINAL ♔♔♔     Ellerstina – 16 Pablo Pieres (10), Nicolas Pieres (9), Gonzalo Pieres Jr. (10), Facundo Pieres (10) Las Monjitas – 12 Ignacio Toccalino (9), Sebastian Merlos (9), Eduardo N. Astrada Jr. (9), Alejandro N. Astrada (8) Ellerstina made a splash in the opening minutes of their semi-final match of the 2015 Argentine Open, as Polito Pieres tapped the ball in the

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Washington close with a win against Chapaleufú

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° CAMPEONATO ARGENTINO ABIERTO DE POLO (2015) – CONSOLATION ♔♔♔     Washington – 15 Diego Cavanagh (8), Ezequiel Martinez Ferrario (7), Facundo Sola (8), Alfredo Cappella Barabucci (8) Chapaleufú – 12 Alberto Heguy Jr. (8), Ignacio Heguy (9), Bautista Heguy (8), Eduardo Heguy (9) A veteran Chapaleufú polo team gave a young Washington lineup their first win of the Argentine Open, on Sunday, December 6th. Washington took the early lead on

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La Dolfina posed for historic triple, Triple Corona

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° CAMPEONATO ARGENTINO ABIERTO DE POLO (2015) – SEMI-FINAL ♔♔♔     La Dolfina – 13 Adolfo Cambiaso (10), David Stirling Jr. (10), Pablo Mac Donough (10), Juan Martin Nero (10) La Aguada – 10 Agustín Merlos (8), Guillermo Terrera (8), Guillermo Caset (9), Ignacio N. Astrada (9) La Dolfina recorded their 34th consecutive win in high-goal competition in Argentina on Saturday, December 5th, with a 13-10 win over a feisty La

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Alegría closes with a strong Magual win

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° CAMPEONATO ARGENTINO ABIERTO DE POLO (2015) – CONSOLATION ♔♔♔     Alegría – 18 Cristian Laprida Jr. (8), Hilario Ulloa (9), Lucas Monteverde (9), Fred Mannix (9) Magual – 11 Alejandro Muzzio (8), Francisco Elizalde (7), Marcos Di Paola (8), Santiago Toccalino (8) Alegría made up for earlier disappointments with an 18-11 win over Magual on Saturday, December 5th. A stellar performance by Alegría’s Hilario Ulloa, saw the Argentine 9-goaler score

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La Dolfina edges a determined Alegría

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° CAMPEONATO ARGENTINO ABIERTO DE POLO (2015) – DAY FOUR ♔♔♔     La Dolfina – 16 Adolfo Cambiaso (10), David Stirling Jr. (10), Pablo Mac Donough (10), Juan Martin Nero (10) Alegría – 14 Cristian Laprida Jr. (8), Hilario Ulloa (9), Lucas Monteverde (9), Fred Mannix (9) La Dolfina’s 16-14 win over Alegría wasn’t the resounding victory fans had anticipated, with Hilario Ulloa shining for the Alegría offence. It was Alegría

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A disciplined La Aguada dominates Magual

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° CAMPEONATO ARGENTINO ABIERTO DE POLO (2015) – DAY FOUR ♔♔♔     La Aguada – 17 Agustín Merlos (8), Guillermo Terrera (8), Guillermo Caset (9), Ignacio N. Astrada (9) Magual – 10 Alejandro Muzzio (8), Francisco Elizalde (7), Marcos Di Paola (8), Santiago Toccalino (8) La Aguada took immediate control of Magual, as they ran up a 7-1 lead after the first three chukkas. Magual finally got on the scoreboard again

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Pieres vs. Heguy; Ellerstina pummels Chapaleufú

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° CAMPEONATO ARGENTINO ABIERTO DE POLO (2015) – DAY THREE ♔♔♔     Ellerstina – 20 Pablo Pieres (10), Nicolas Pieres (9), Gonzalo Pieres Jr. (10), Facundo Pieres (10) Chapaleufú – 5 Alberto Heguy Jr. (8), Ignacio Heguy (9), Bautista Heguy (8), Eduardo Heguy (9) Ellerstina flexed their offensive muscles on Sunday, November 29th, as they hammered Chapaleufú 20-5 in second round play of the Argentine Open Polo Championship at Palermo in

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Las Monjitas edge a strong Chapaleufú

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° CAMPEONATO ARGENTINO ABIERTO DE POLO (2015) – DAY TWO ♔♔♔     Las Monjitas – 17 Ignacio Toccalino (9), Sebastian Merlos (9), Eduardo N. Astrada Jr. (9), Alejandro N. Astrada (8) Chapaleufú – 15 Alberto Heguy Jr. (8), Ignacio Heguy (9), Bautista Heguy (8), Eduardo Heguy (9) Las Monjitas and Chapaleufú faced off against one another in day two’s second match of the Argentine Open. At the end of the first

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Ellerstina defeats an impressive Washington

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° CAMPEONATO ARGENTINO ABIERTO DE POLO (2015) – DAY TWO ♔♔♔     Ellerstina – 14 Pablo Pieres (10), Nicolas Pieres (9), Gonzalo Pieres Jr. (10), Facundo Pieres (10) Washington – 10 Diego Cavanagh (8), Ezequiel Martinez Ferrario (7), Facundo Sola (8), Alfredo Cappella Barabucci (8) In an unimpressive Argentine Open debut, Ellerstina managed to recover from a 7-6 halftime deficit to beat Washington 14-10 in the second day of tournament play.

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La Aguada upset Alegría; shake up league

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° CAMPEONATO ARGENTINO ABIERTO DE POLO (2015) – DAY ONE ♔♔♔     La Aguada – 22 Agustín Merlos (8), Guillermo Terrera (8), Guillermo Caset (9), Ignacio N. Astrada (9) Alegría – 17 Cristian Laprida Jr. (8), Hilario Ulloa (9), Lucas Monteverde (9), Fred Mannix (9) La Aguada surprised a complacent Alegría polo team in the second match of the Argentine Open Polo Championship’s opening day, scoring the first two goals of

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La Dolfina dominate Magual; injure Stirling

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° CAMPEONATO ARGENTINO ABIERTO DE POLO (2015) – DAY ONE ♔♔♔     La Dolfina – 18 Adolfo Cambiaso (10), David Stirling Jr. (10), Pablo Mac Donough (10), Juan Martin Nero (10) Magual – 7 Alejandro Muzzio (8), Francisco Elizalde (7), Marcos Di Paola (8), Santiago Toccalino (8) The thundering 18-7 win by La Dolfina over Magual in the opening round of play of the 2015 Argentine Open Polo Championship, may have

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