VanityBA: Argentina Polo Season Kicks Into High Gear Today

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If the Argentina polo season were a sleek black 333-horsepower Audi Q7 3.0 TFSI, it would be easing into the left lane today and flooring it. That’s because the final of the first jewel of the Triple Crown will be contested this afternoon at the Tortugas Country Club, and the matchup is one of superlatives. Adolfo Cambiaso (10) and La …

VanityBA: The Polo Triple Crown Is Officially Underway in Argentina

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Spring has sprung in Buenos Aires and with it polo season is in full swing. The weather was perfect yesterday for the first match of the Tortugas Open, a six-team tournament and the first jewel of the Triple Corona. This year promises the same caliber of high-goal polo from the world’s greatest players with the added intrigue of some lineup …

Audi, La Dolfina Take the Fast Lane To Argentina Polo Season

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With only two weeks left until the official beginning of Tortugas and the 2011 Triple Crown of Polo, two of the brands synonymous with Argentina high-goal polo have joined forces. Audi, coming off a decade of dominance in the Argentina luxury car market, will sponsor La Dolfina, the odds-on favorite to win this year’s polo Triple Corona of Tortugas, Hurlingham …

117th Argentina Polo Championship: Ellerstina Wins the Super Bowl of Polo

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The stage was set on Saturday for a final of epic proportions in the 117th Argentina Polo Championship. The players were fired up, the ponies were ready, the stands were packed and history was ready to be made. And then, two and one-half minutes into the first chukker, a thunderstorm erupted and play was suspended until Sunday. Ellerstina took an …