The No. 2 Jockey Club’s field was the stage on Wednesday
of a great first semifinal of the 57th Jockey Club Open, in which Monterosso beat La
Dolfina by 14 to 12 to become, the first finalist of the tournament.
The first half had only 7 goals with Monterosso in front by 4 to 3. La Dolfina achieved parity in the second period, but Monterosso would find
his best version in the third chukker, taking a 3-goal lead to reach the halftime winning by 9 to
Alessandro Bazzoni’s team maintained the intensity during the beginning of the fourth half, achieving the
maximum difference in the match, which was 5 goals. But there would begin the climb of La Dolfina, which on
the end of the fifth period shortened distances to just one goal away. But about the closure of
During this period, Polito Pieres gave Monterosso air and stretched the lead again. The Dolfina started
signed the sixth, but again Monterosso managed to hit, and never let the set of Cañuelas
It will be the first time for Monterosso and Alessandro Bazzoni in the final of the Jockey Club Open, in what is,
in addition, his absolute debut in the contest.
With free admission, Scone and Pilot will seek on Thursday on the court number of the Jockey Club the pass to the
end next Saturday.
THE JOCKEY CLUB OPEN FEATURES LIVE STREAMING FROM POLOLINE TV.
MONTEROSSO 14-12 LA DOLFINA
MONTEROSSO:Alessandro Bazzoni 0 (2 goals), Polito Pieres 10 (6), Pablo Mac Donough 10 (4), Juan Martín
Nero 10 (2). Total: 30.
LA DOLFINA: Adolfo Cambiaso 10 (4 goals), Hugo Taylor 4 (1), Tomás Panelo 8 (5), Alejo Taranco 8 (2).
Monterosso Progression: 4-3, 5-5, 9-6, 11-8, 12-10, 14-12.
Judges: Gonzalo López Vargas & Guillermo Villanueva. Referee: Martín Goti.
The Jockey Club Open Thai Polo Cup will continue on Thursday as follows:
15:30 h, SEMIFINAL #2: Scone vs Pilot, on Field 1 of the Jockey Club.
SCONE: Camilo Castagnola 10, David Paradice 0, Poroto Cambiaso 9, Barto Castagnola 10. Total: 29.
PILOT: Curtis Pilot 0, Facundo Pieres 10, Gonzalo Pieres 9, Nicolás Pieres 10. Total: 29.