The Campionato Italiano di Polo came to an end on Sunday, October 4, at Roma Polo Club, with the 4-chukka championship match that saw VAS-Pier.Gio narrowly defeat Battistoni-Castelluccia by 8 goals to 7.
The tournament, supported by the Italian Equestrian Federation, was hosted by Roma Polo Club, one of the most beautiful in the world. A few league games, however, were played at Acquedotto Romano Polo Club, located just thirty minutes from Rome.
Nautor’s Swan ran out third, while Acquedotto Romano PC claimed the Roma Polo Club Trophy.
THE FINAL OF THE CAMPIONATO ITALIANO DI POLO WAS STREAMED LIVE ON POLOLINE TV.
FINAL CAMPIONATO ITALIANO DE POLO: VAS/Pier. Gio 8-7 Battistoni/Castelluccia
VAS/PIER.GIO: Giorgio Cosentino -1 (2 goals), Eduardo Menendez Jr. 1, Nacho Brunetti 3 (2), Tomás Astellara 3 (4). Total: 6.
BATTISTONI/CASTELLUCCIA: Alessandro Barnaba 0 (1 goal), Stefano Giansanti 0, Giordano Flavio Magini 1 (1), Patricio Rattagan 4 (4). Total: 5.
SCORE VAS/Pier.Gio: (0-1) 3-2, 7-2, 8-4, 8-7.
Third Place match: Nautor’s Swan 3-1 La Vandea
Roma Polo Club Trophy: Acquedotto Romano PC came out on top in the Round Robin against Los Avellanos/Clanis & Land Rover Polo Team.