• Argentine Amateur Championship

    The first Argentine Amateur Championship kicks off at La Aguada Polo Club

     

    Ten teams up to 8 goals, broken down into three leagues, will play the First Argentine Amateur Championship, that will take place at La Aguada Polo Club, in Open Door, Argentina, through April 1-9, 2017. 

     

    This is a brand new competition hosted by the Novillo Astrada family’s club, that offers the chance to play polo to everybody, with the idea  to have fun and spend a great time with family and friends. The club provides many facilities to all those who want to participate. So…

     

    …don’t you have horses? The club will provide you with horses

    …don’t you have a team? The club will make up a team for you

    …do you have a busy work schedule? The club will arrange the proper schedule for you

     

    The tournament will have a third time; each player gets an extra point for their team, and all those who go with family and guests, get an extra point.

     

    Fun and a good time are guaranteed with music, food truck, kids zone, awards presentation and closing party.

    Four games have been scheduled for the opening day:

     

    10,30am: Araucaria vs. Las Bétulas/Los Picapiedras // Hurlingham vs. Santa Agueda // Zungas Amor vs. La Campana

     

    12pm: San Jorge vs. Las Praderas

    2pm: El Mirasol vs. Las Bétulas/La Querencia

     

     

     

    TEAMS

     

    LEAGUE A:

     

    Araucaria: Alejo Nitti 1, Pablo Sahores 1, Delfìn Uranga 4, Carlos Menénez Behety 2. Total: 8

     

    San Jorge: Santiago Porreca 1, Emilio Bertolone 2, J. Pablo Anieva 3, Edgar J. Echezarreta 2. Total: 8 

     

    Las Bétulas/La Querencia: Mariano Bosch 0, Matás Bosch 0, Francisco Soldati 3, Alberto Martinez 1. Total: 4 

     

     

    LEAGUE B:

     

    El Mirasol: Hannah Grill 0, Pablo Zavaleta 3, Julio Zavaleta 3, Eduardo Novillo Astrada 2. Total: 8

     

    Las Praderas: Gonzalo Moretti 1, Martín Moretti 1, Francisco Moretti 3, Diego Sirito 1. Total: 6 

     

    Las Bétulas/Los Picapiedras: Mariano Tomás Allende 0, Javier Uranga 2, Ignacio Uranga 2, Miguel Vignano 1. Total: 5 

     

    LEAGUE C:

     

    Hurlingham: Federico Virasoro 1, Rafael Cúneo Libarona 2, Ezequiel Nervi 3, Federico Fleitas 2. Total: 8 

     

    Zungas Amor: Jorge Mastroizzi  0, Federico Benítez Cruz 1, Wimpy Traverso 4, Maximiliano Pistone 2. Total: 7 

     

    La Campana: Sebastián Pistone 1, Alejandro Savage 1, Duncan Dub 2, Diego Bosch 1. Total: 5 

     

    Santa Agueda: Ignacio Aguirre Saravia 1, Facundo Arrambide 1, Carlos Cabrea 1, Diego Davila 1. Total: 4 

     

     

    FIXTURE

     

     

    Saturday, April 1

    10,30am: Araucaria vs. Las Bétulas/Los Picapiedras // Hurlingham vs. Santa Agueda // Zungas Amor vs. La Campana

    12pm: San Jorge vs. Las Praderas

    2pm: El Mirasol vs. Las Bétulas/La Querencia

     

    Sunday, April 2

    11,30am: El Mirasol vs. San Jorge // Zungas Amor vs. Araucaria

    1pm: Araucaria vs. Las Praderas // Las Bétulas/La Querencia vs. Las Bétulas Los Picapiedras

     

    Saturday, April 8

    3pm: San Jorge vs. Las Bétulas/Los Picapiedras // Las Praderas vs. Las Bétulas/La Querencia // La Campana vs. Santa Agueda

    4,30pm: Araucaria vs. El Mirasol // Hurlingham vs. Zungas Amor

     

    Finals, Sunday April 9

    11,30am: Subsidiary IV y V

    1pm: Subsidiary I y III 

    3pm: Final First Argentine Amateur Championship