The fact that La Dolfina beat Alegria in today’s Tortugas Open play won’t come as a surprise to the polo community.The fashion in which they did it will.
La Aguada-Las Monjitas played the 39-goal Ellerstina polo team evenly for the first two chukkers of Sunday afternoon’s Tortugas Open match, but an 11-1 run by the black-shirted Pieres clan in the third and fourth chukkers posted them to ten goal lead that La Aguada/Las Monjitas could never recover.
Alegria bounced back from their loss to Ellerstina in the Jockey Club final by racing past Chapaleufú 15-11 in the opening match of the 2015 Tortugas Open at the Tortugas Country Club in Argentina.
Argentina Triple Crown will begin in Tortugas Country Club on September 29th, when the Tortugas Open starts the match in the 1st step of the great achievement that promises a superlative level of players and horses until the final on October 17th.
The Polo Tour Final, Rio Uruguay Cup was won by Amadeus after defeated RH 11-10 at Palermo. In the 1st match Fashion Fix got the Subsidiary Final, the Nicolas Rosendi´s team beat Cabreuva 17-13.
The Ben Soleimani´s Team gets the 1st win in Palermo against Cabreuva 12-9. Fran Elizalde was the MVP.
10th Argentina Polo Tour at Palermo, from February 24th until March 7th, 9 teams, 16 goals handicap level.
La Dolfina racked up their second consecutive sweep of the Argentine high-goal season Saturday afternoon by defeating Ellerstina 14-12 in the final of the 2014 Argentine Open Championship.