The 118th Argentina Polo Open Final: Yet Another Superclasico in Palermo

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The battle for the final jewel in the Triple Crown of polo takes place this afternoon in Palermo, and history repeats itself at the 118th Argentina Polo Open Championship. The two favorites going in, La Dolfina and Ellerstina, both advanced to the final with convincing first and second round wins over the likes of Alegria, Chapa Uno and Pilara. In …

The 2011 Argentina Polo Open Championship: Second Round Action from Palermo

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The stage is set for Round Two of the 2011 Argentina Polo Open Championship, the third jewel in the Triple Corona and the most important event in the world of polo. After a pulling out an 11-10 victory over Pilara, La Aguada will face Chapa Uno on Saturday at 1:45, while Adolfo Cambiaso and La Dolfina take on Pilara at …

The 2011 Argentina Polo Open Championship: The Final Jewel in the Triple Corona

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2011 Argentina Polo Open Championship The Belmont Stakes of polo begins today in Buenos Aires, and the world’s best polo players will battle it out over the next three weeks in Palermo. Facundo Pieres and Ellerstina took the first jewel at Tortugas, while Adolfo Cambiaso and La Dolfina grabbed the second jewel at Hurlingham, so we could be heading for …

New York Could Become The Polo Capital Of The World

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When Ellerstina battled La Dolfina in the Super Bowl of Polo last December in the final jewel of the Triple Crown, the match showcased eight of the world’s Top 12 polo players including Facundo Pieres, Adolfo Cambiaso, David Stirling and Pablo MacDonough. Not only was it a final of epic proportions, the 117th Abierto de Palermo solidified Argentina’s position as …

Biotech Revolution Boosting Argentina Polo Productivity

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When Facundo Pieres and Ellerstina faced off against Adolfo Cambiaso and La Dolfina in the epic final of the 117th Argentina Polo Championship, it was the first time ESPN broadcast a high-goal polo tournament in HD. But as spectacular as the visuals were for polo fans around the world, the most remarkable bit of technology may have been the ponies …