The Argentine Association of Polo organised an event at the Campo Argentino de Polo, in Palermo, to host the draw of the 2022 Triple Crown, composed by the 82nd. Tortugas Open, the 129th. Hurlingham Open and the 129th. Argentine Open. Players, media and special guests were in attendance. The Triple Crown is due to start on Tuesday September 27, with the Tortugas Open, and will come to an end on Friday December 2, with the much anticipated championship match of the Argentine Open, at Palermo.
It is worth noting that the fixture of the Hurlingham Open will be set in accordance with the teams final standings in the Tortugas Open. Meanwhile, with regards to the Argentine Open, La Dolfina and Ellerstina are both placed within League B, and La Natividad, current title holders of the Hurlingham Open and the Argentine Open, are the top seeded within League A. Two more teams will be hired to play Palermo, following the qualification tournament.
The draw have been set as follows:
82nd TORTUGAS OPEN (September 27-October 8)
LEAGUE A: La Natividad, La Dolfina, La Ensenada RS Murus Sanctus, La Irenita Clinova.
LEAGU B: Ellerstina, La Irenita, La Dolfina II, La Irenita G Squared.
129th. HURLINGHAM OPEN (October 11-29)
ZONA A: Tortugas Open winner, Loser of the semifinal against the finalist of the Tortugas Open, Runner up Sarmiento Cup, Loser of the semifinal against the winner of the Sarmiento Cup.
LEAGUE B: Runner up Tortugas Open, Runner up semifinal against the winner of the Tortugas Open, Winner Sarmiento Cup, Runner up semifinal Sarmiento Cup.
129th. ARGENTINE OPEN (November 1-December 2)
LEAGUE A: La Natividad, La Irenita, La Ensenada RS Murus Sanctus, La Irenita G Squared, Qualified League A.
LEAGUE B: Ellerstina, La Dolfina, La Dolfina II, La Irenita Clinova, Qualified League B.
2022 TRIPLE CROWN IN ARGENTINA – THE TEAMS:
La Natividad: Camilo Castagnola 10, Pablo Pieres 10, Bartolomé Castagnola Jr. 10, Ignatius du Plessis 9. Total: 39.
La Dolfina Saudi: Adolfo Cambiaso 10, David Stirling 10, Adolfo Cambiaso Jr. 9, Juan M. Nero 10. Total: 39.
Ellerstina: Facundo Pieres 10, Hilario Ulloa 9, Gonzalo Pieres Jr. 9, Nicolás Pieres 10. Total: 38.
La Irenita: Juan Britos 9, Francisco Elizalde 9, Pablo Mac Donough 10, Juan Martín Zubía 8. Total: 36.
RS Murus Sanctus La Ensenada: Facundo Sola 8, Alfredo Bigatti 9, Guillermo Caset 9, Jerónimo del Carril 8. Total: 34.
La Dolfina II: Guillermo Terrera 9, Tomás Panelo 8, Diego Cavanagh 8, Alejo Taranco 8. Total: 33.
La Irenita Clinova: Facundo Fernández Llorente 8, Tomás Fernández Llorente 7, Bautista Bayugar 8, Isidro Strada 8. Total: 30.
La Irenita G2 Gsquared: Segundo Bocchino 7, Santiago Loza 8, Martín Podestá 7, Felipe Dabas 7. Total: 29.