11-13-2022 TRIPLE CROWN
On Sunday 11/13, date 6 (third in Zone B) of the most important tournament in the world began to be played: the 129th HSBC Argentine Polo Open. In a match played on court 2, Ellerstina Turismo Felgueres beat La Esquina - the second ranked team - with great authority, 19-7.
La Zeta had no problems in beating the Spanish team Sáinz de Vicuña and the Laprida brothers and with a great afternoon by Hilario Ulloa in the definition and Gonzalito Pieres in the gestation, Ellerstina achieved the second victory in the tournament.
Teams and progression:
Ellerstina Turismo Felgueres: Facundo Pieres 10 (7 goals, two penalties), Hilario Ulloa 9 (9, one penalty 1), Gonzalo Pieres (h) 9 (3) and Nicolás Pieres 10. Total: 38.
La Esquina: Pascual Sáinz de Vicuña 6 (1), Cristian Laprida (h) 8, Lucas James 7 (1 penalty 1) and Ignacio Laprida 8 (5, two penalties and two corners). Overall: 29.
Ellerstina Turismo Felgueres: 1-0, 3-0, 8-0, 10-3, 11-3, 15-4, 17-6 and 19-7.
Judges: Guillermo Villanueva (h) and Hernán Tasso. Referee: José I. Araya.
THE SECOND MEETING OF THE DAY
At 4:30 p.m., they will face each other on field 1 of Palermo for the Case IH Cup, in a duel from Cañuelas, La Dolfina Saudi (with the Brazilian Pedro Zacharías instead of the Uruguayan Pelón Stirling) vs. Breed La Dolfina.
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The teams for the second match of the day:
4.30pm – Court 1 – Case IH Cup
La Dolfina Saudi: Adolfo Cambiaso (h) 10, Pedro Zacharías 7, Adolfo Cambiaso (n) 9 and Juan M. Nero 10. Total: 36.
Breeding La Dolfina: Guillermo Terrera (h) 9, Tomás Panelo 8, Diego Cavanagh 8 and Alejo Taranco 8. Total: 33.
Judges: Matías Baibiene and Gastón Lucero. Referee: Martin Pascual.
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