Hurlingham Open match
Ellerstina Piaget won the first Hurlingham Open match.
The second event of the Triple Crown in Argentina, the Hurlingham Open, started on Wednesday, October 21st, with the match between Ellerstina Piaget and Magual where the Pieres team won in their Hurlingham Open debut by 15 – 13.
Nicolás Pieres was the maximum scorer of the match with 7 goals. “We need to play better next match. Today we didn’t have good timing between us, but I think next match we'll fix some errors, but we won the match”, said the youngest player of the team and the maximum scorer.
The 2015 Piaget Ellerstina polo team presents a full Pieres lineup. Brothers Gonzalo Jr. (10), Facundo (10) and Nicolás (9) joined forces with cousin and new 10-goaler, Pablo.
Ellerstina Piaget: Pablo (Polito) Pieres 10 (3 goals), Nicolás Pieres 9 (7, 2 penalty), Gonzalo Pieres (h) 10 (2) y Facundo Pieres 10 (3 penalty). Total: 39.
Magual: Alejandro Muzzio 8 (6), Francisco Elizalde 7 (2), Marcos Di Paola 8 (2) y Santiago Toccalino 8 (3 penalty). Total. 31.
Ellerstina Piaget: 2-2, 3-5, 6-7, 8-9, 11-10, 13-12, 14-13 y 15-13.
Hurlingham Open second match
The Hurlingham Open, second event of the Triple Crown in Argentina, resumed on Saturday October 24th, with the match between Ellerstina Piaget and Chapaleufú.
Ellerstina Piaget will play the Tortugas Final
In a very dynamic game, Ellerstina Piaget took a good lead winning by 4-1 in the first chukker. During the following chukkers the team tried to stretch the result to the end of the match that ended with a victory of 17 – 10.