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The Opening Matches Of The Triple Crown Are In Full Swing

The First Games Of The Tortugas Open Get Underway in Argentina Tuesday 29 September saw the first two teams of The Tortugas Open take to the fields of Tortugas Country Club for their opening match. The tournament is the first in the illustrious Triple Crown series.

Equine Infectious Anaemia Outbreak in Argentina

Five horses travelling to The Jockey Club de San Isidro before the Club's famous Open tournament were found to be suffering from Equine Infectious Anaemia, also known as swamp fever.

La Aguada wins in overtime

La Aguada (Agustín Merlos, Guillermo Terrera, Sapo Caset and Ignacio Novillo Astrada) scored the winning goal in overtime to beat La Aguada/ Las Monjitas (Ignacio Toccalino, Pite Merlos, Eduardo N. Astrada Jr. and Alejandro Novillo Astrada) 11-10 in the opening round of the 2015 Tortugas Open at the Tortugas Country Club in Argentina.

Alegría knocks off Chapaleufú 15-11 in Tortugas Open

Alegria (Magoo Laprida, Hilario Ulloa, Lucas Monteverde and Fred Mannix) bounced back from their loss to Ellerstina in the Jockey Club final by racing past Chapaleufú (Pepe Heguy, Nachi Heguy, Bautista Heguy and Eduardo Heguy)15-11 in the opening match of the 2015 Tortugas Open at the Tortugas Country Club in Argentina.

All Eyes on Argentina

Back in England the summer season has come to an end and the chill of winter is coming on, but in Argentina the weather and the teams are just starting to warm up.


So here we go!! The Triple Crown in Argentina, the world's most important achievement of polo, will begin on Tuesday September 29, with the Tortugas Open, the first stage on the way to every polo player's dream, the Argentine Polo Open Championship.

Barbadian makes it into Guinness World Records as oldest polo player

Leading businessman Sir Charles Williams now has his name in the pages of the Guinness World Records. But it has nothing to do with his corporate accomplishments.

The Argentine Triple Crown 2015

It’s almost that time of year when all eyes are focused on Argentina for those three all-important tournaments that make up the Asociación Argentina de Polo’s Triple Crown.

Dominican Repubic announces its 2016 high goal season

Polo is a sport that is constantly broadening its horizons, growing and expanding to reach the furthest corners of the earth. Deciding to host an exciting season of polo in the Dominican Republic has been by far one of the biggest announcements of 2015. The country's debut as part of the international polo calendar will kick off in January.

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