Alegria and Las Monjitas played the remaining 4 chukkas on Sunday.
Alfredo Cappella Barabucci (substituting for the injured Fred Mannix-broken finger) scored the winning goal in overtime Sunday in Hurlingham Open competition. Yesterday’s game between Alegria and La Aguada/Las Monjitas was postponed after the skies opened up at halftime of an 8-8 contest.
LA DOLFINA GETS THE 1ST WIN AT HURLINGHAM. ALEGRIA VS LAS MONJITAS WAS INTERRUPTED DUE RAIN AT HALFTIME
La Dolfina won the opening match of the 2014 Hurlingham Open in a 19-6 romp over Miramar while the second match of the day between Alegria and La Aguada/Las Monjitas was suspended by rain at the end of the fourth chukka, with the score all even at 8-8.
The most important international tournament held at center of Argentina in Pompeya Polo Club was won by Haiti on Sunday October 12th.
The Claude-Alix Bertrand´s Team with Francisco Pizarro, Mariano Martínez Pizarro and Sebastián Fernández de Maussion (H) was the only unbeaten foursome in Pompeya and its players the most valuable.
The win is the second in a row for La Dolfina over an Ellerstina team that had won the previous six tournaments until last year’s loss. This year’s showdown, however, looked nothing like the closely contested 16-14 La Dolfina win that was tied at 14-14 in the final chukker.
From 10th to 12th October at Pompeya Polo Club was held the "10th Fiesta Hipica del Centro de la Republica. More than 200 riders and 800 horses were in Ascochinga showing the best abilities in front of thousand of people who have chosen this place in the middle of the mountains for enjoying the weekend with their families and friends.