In what should have been a walk in the park Wednesday afternoon for Ellerstina in the opening round of the 2015 Hurlingham Open exposed the weaknesses in their new lineup.
The 31-goal Washington contingent received a cold welcome to the second leg of the Argentine Triple Crown as the defending Hurlingham Open championship, 40-goal La Dolfina quartet pummeled them in a 22-12 victory on the fields of the Hurlingham Club Tuesday afternoon.
The 122° Hurlingham Open will start on Tuesday 20th at Alfredo Lalor place in Pilar. La Dolfina will try to defend the price and 7 more teams will play until November 6th.
La Dolfina outscored Ellerstina 5-1 in the opening chukker on their way to an 18-15 win Saturday afternoon in the final of the Hurlingham Open.
ONE MORE FINAL WILL PLAY BETWEEN ELLERSTINA AND LA DOLFINA AFTER KNOWING THAT THE MEN IN BLACK BEAT LA AGUADA 14-12.
In a hard match La Dolfina gets the key to the Hurlingham Final after defeat Alegria 13-12.
Ellerstina and La Aguada will play the 1st semifinal on Sunday.
First turn on the field 2, Alegria-Assist Card defeated Miramar 12-9.