|120 Argentine Palermo Open HSBC|
Where: Palermo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
When: November 16th - December 7, 2013
Handicap: 32-40 goal polo
December 7, 2013: La Dolfina Hope Funds defeats Alegria Sancor Seguros 16-11 in the final of the 120 Argentine Open HSBC Final played at Palermo. With their win of the Argentine Open, La Dolfina Hope Funds claims all 3 polo tournaments of the Triple Crown, adding to their wins of the Tortugas Open & the Hurlingham Open. La Dolfina is the 5th polo team in history to have captured all three trophies of the Triple Crown Polo tournaments. Adolfo Cambiaso's 'Chocolate' received the Best Playing pony Award and US patron Bob Journyavez of the Valiente Polo Team was there helping present the BPP award.
La Dolfina Hope Funds wins all 3 polo tournaments of the Triple Crown after defeating Alegria Sancor Seguros in Saturday's final of the
120 Argentine Open HSBC at Palermo in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Photo by Oscar Fridman
Best Playing Pony of the 120 Argentine Open - 'Chocolate' Owned by Bob Jornayvez and played by Adolfo Cambiaso.
December 7, 2013: The crowd cheers as La Dolfina Hope funds wins the 120 Argentine Open at Palermo.
December 1, 2013: La Dolfina Hope Funds defeated La Natividad in Sunday's semifinals, determining the finalist for Zone B and playing in next Saturday's final of the 120 Argentine Open HSBC at Palermo.
November 30, 2013: Ellerstina Piaget is knocked out of competition after being defeated by Alegria Sancor Seguros in today's semifinals of round 3, determining the finalist of Zone A and the spot in the final of the 120 Argentine Open HSBC being played next Saturday December 7, 2013.
November 24, 2013: La Dolfina Hope Funds and Magual won their 2nd round games defeating La Aguada Las Monjitas and La Natividad respectively. La Dolfina Hope Funds and La Natividad (by way of scoring), advance to semifinal rounds on Sunday December 1, 2013 to determine the finalist of Zone B to play in next Saturday's final, December 7, 2013.
November 23rd, 2013: Ellerstina Piaget and Alegria Sancor Seguros will play in the semifinals of round 3 to determine the winner of Zone A and the spot in the final of the 120 Argentine Open HSBC. Ellerstina and Alegria won their Round 2 games for Zone A, defeating La Aguada ICBC and Chapaleufu respectively. Round 2 Zone B games are scheduled for Sunday (tomorrow) at Palermo in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Schedule & Results of the 120 Argentine Open HSBC:
Saturday December 7, 2013
Saturday November 30, 2013 (Zone A)
Saturday November 23, 2013 (Zone A)
13.45 Ellerstina Piaget defeated Chapaleufu 23-14 (Photos below)
16.30 Alegria Sancor Seguros defeated La Aguada 16-13 (Photos below)
La Dolfina Hope Funds defeated La Natividad Amarok
December 1, 2013 Round 3 for Zone B:
La Aguada Las Monjitas defeated Magual
November 30, 2013 Semifinal Round for Zone A:
Alegria Sancor Seguros defeated Ellerstina Piaget
November 30, 2013 Round 3 for Zone A:
La Aguada defeated Chapaleufu
November 24, 2013 Round 2 for Zone B:
La Dolfina Hope Funds defeated La Aguada Las Monjitas
November 24, 2013 Round 2: Magual defeated La Natividad Amarok
November 23, 2013: Round 2 for Zone A
Ellerstina Piaget defeated La Aguada ICBC
November 23, 2013 Round 2: Alegria Sancor Seguros defeated Chapaleufu
November 17, 2013: Day 2 of First Round Games in the 120 Argentine Open
November 17, 2013 La Dolfina Hope Funds defeats Magual:
November 17, 2013 La Natividad defeats La Aguada Las Monjitas:
November 17, 2013: Sapo Caset on the ball - La Natividad vs La Aguada Las Monjitas
November 16, 2013: Opening games of the 120 Argentine Palermo Open
Ellerstina Piaget defeats Chapaleufu
November 16, 2013 Alegria defeats La Aguada ICBC:
November 16, 2013: Alegria vs La Aguada
Photos by Oscar Fridman
Teams of the 120 Argentine Open HSBC 2013:
Defending champions of the Argentine Open. Photo by Oscar Fridman
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