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Ellerstina halts La Dolfina, takes Hurlingham Open

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: HURLINGHAM OPEN (2016) – FINAL ♔♔♔     Ellerstina – 10 (OT) Facundo Pieres (10), Gonzalo Pieres (10), Pablo Pieres (10), Nicolas Pieres (9) La Dolfina – 9 Adolfo Cambiaso (10), David Stirling (10), Pablo Mac Donough (10), Juan Martin Nero (10) After a 5-year drought, Ellerstina reclaimed the Hurlingham Open championship Wednesday at Hurlingham Polo Club. A golden goal by Gonzalo Pieres in overtime sealed the win for Ellerstina Johor, who

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La Dolfina edge third consecutive Hurlingham title

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° ABIERTO DE HURLINGHAM (2015) – FINAL ♔♔♔     La Dolfina – 15 Adolfo Cambiaso (10), David Stirling Jr. (10), Pablo Mac Donough (10), Juan Martin Nero (10) Ellerstina – 14 Pablo Pieres (10), Nicolas Pieres (9), Gonzalo Pieres Jr. (10), Facundo Pieres (10) La Dolfina trailed for most of Saturday’s Hurlingham Open final, with Ellerstina taking a lead in the second chukka that held until the final minutes of regulation

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Ellerstina command position in Hurlingham Final

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° ABIERTO DE HURLINGHAM (2015) – SEMI-FINAL ♔♔♔     Ellerstina – 19 Pablo Pieres (10), Nicolas Pieres (9), Gonzalo Pieres Jr. (10), Facundo Pieres (10) Alegría – 11 Cristian Laprida Jr. (8), Hilario Ulloa (9), Lucas Monteverde (9), Fred Mannix (9) Ellerstina scored an impressive 19-11 win over Alegría Sunday afternoon at Argentina’s Hurlingham Club, in the second semi-final of the 2015 Hurlingham Open. But the question on most people’s minds

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La Dolfina clinch berth in Hurlingham Final

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° ABIERTO DE HURLINGHAM (2015) – SEMI-FINAL ♔♔♔     La Dolfina – 16 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 continues to dominate play in the 2015 Hurlingham Open in Argentina, as they defeated La Aguada by a comfortable 16-10 margin on Saturday afternoon.

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Alegría edges second Hurlingham win

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° ABIERTO DE HURLINGHAM (2015) – DAY 4 ♔♔♔     Alegría – 15 Cristian Laprida Jr. (8), Hilario Ulloa (9), Lucas Monteverde (9), Fred Mannix (9) Magual – 14 Alejandro Muzzio (8), Francisco Elizalde (7), Marcos Di Paola (8), Santiago Toccalino (8) Alegría took the early lead, 1-0, in a defensively dominated opening chukka and ran out to a 7-4 advantage at the end of the first half, before holding on

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Rookie Washington upsets veteran La Aguada

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° ABIERTO DE HURLINGHAM (2015) – DAY 3 ♔♔♔     Washington – 13 Diego Cavanagh (8), Ezequiel Martinez Ferrario (7), Facundo Sola (8), Alfredo Cappella Barabucci (8) La Aguada – 12 Agustín Merlos (8), Guillermo Terrera (8), Guillermo Caset (9), Ignacio N. Astrada (9) With all eyes waiting for Friday’s 4pm game, that would feature Argentina’s only 40-goal team, La Dolfina, polo fans almost overlooked the early game of the day

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Ellerstina just edges a determined Magual

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° ABIERTO DE HURLINGHAM (2015) – DAY 2 ♔♔♔     Ellerstina – 15 Pablo Pieres (10), Nicolas Pieres (9), Gonzalo Pieres Jr. (10), Facundo Pieres (10) Magual – 13 Alejandro Muzzio (8), Francisco Elizalde (7), Marcos Di Paola (8), Santiago Toccalino (8) In what should have been a walk in the park Wednesday afternoon for Ellerstina, in the opening round of the 2015 Hurlingham Open, instead exposed a weaknesses in their

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La Dolfina pummels Washington in 2nd leg debut

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122° ABIERTO DE HURLINGHAM (2015) – DAY ONE ♔♔♔     La Dolfina – 22 Adolfo Cambiaso (10), David Stirling Jr. (10), Pablo Mac Donough (10), Juan Martin Nero (10) Washington – 12 Diego Cavanagh (8), Ezequiel Martinez Ferrario (7), Facundo Sola (8), Alfredo Cappella Barabucci (8) The 31-goal Washington contingent received a cold welcome to the second leg of the Argentine Triple Crown, as the defending Hurlingham Open champion, the 40-goal

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The second leg of the Argentine Triple Crown is set

ARGENTINE TRIPLE CROWN: 122nd ABIERTO DE HURLINGHAM (2015) ♔♔♔     The second tournament of the Argentine Triple Crown, the 122nd Campeonato Abierto de Hurlingham (Hurlingham Open), is set to begin October 20th, at the Hurlingham Club, Buenos Aires. Defending champion and title favorite, La Dolfina, will be seeded in Zone A and will debut on Tuesday, October 20th, when they will play the qualifier with the lowest handicap. La Dolfina will look to win

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