Polo: Nations Cup 2017 - Argentina vs Uruguay

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The International Polo Series Nations Cup 2017 (Serie Internacional Copa de las Naciones 2017), organized by the Argentine Polo Association, will take place on April 29th of 2017, at 3.30 pm at Field 1 of the Campo Argentino de Polo in Palermo (Av. Libertador & Dorrego).

This unique tournament is an important new addition to the national and international polo calendar. This year the participating teams are the national selections of Argentina and Uruguay, lead respectively by two of the best polo players in the world and teammates at La Dolfina Polo Team, Adolfo Cambiaso and David Stirling.

Earlier the same day, the final of the Youth Quadrangular between Argentina, Uruguay, Colombia and Chíle (which first rounds will be played with free entrance on April 27th) and the rematch of the female Test Match for the Sunny Hale Cup Argentina vs USA, will be played at Field 2 of the Argentina Polo Field.

Participating Teams

Nations Cup:
Argentina: Camilo Castagnola 3, Juan M. Zubía 6, Bartolomé Castagnola (Jr) 5, Adolfo Cambiaso 10 . Total: 24.
Uruguay: Carlos Mariano Álvarez 1, Juan Curbelo 6, David Stirling 10,  Alejo Taranco 7. Total: 24.

Female Test Match – Sunset “Sunny” Hale Cup:
Argentina: Mía Cambiaso 4, Candelaria Fernández Araujo 5, Milagros Fernández Araujo 5, Paola Martínez 8. Total: 22.
United States: Maureen Brennan 6, Kristy Waters Outhier 8, Tiffany Busch 7, Julia Smith 5. Total: 26.

Youth Quadrangular:
Argentina: Adolfo "Poroto" Cambiaso (Jr), Juan Guerrero, Facundo Frayssinet, Felipe Dabas.
Chile: León Schwencke, Clemente Silva, Pedro Letelier, Baltazar Bisquertt. Substitutes: Cristóbal Huidobro, Matías Echavarri.
Uruguay: Francisco Bayce, Juan A. González, Benjamín Rielli, Juan Bautista Parodi.
Colombia: Diego Vivas Caicedo, Camilo Turriago Saldarriaga, Eduardo Nieto Vargas, Martín de Bedout Graham.

Schedule of matches

Thursday 27 – Free Entrance
11.00 am – Field 2 – Youth Quadrangular – Argentina vs. Colombia (4 Chukkers)
12.00 pm – Field 2 – Youth Quadrangular – Chile vs. Uruguay (4 Chukkers)
2.30 pm – Field 1 – Female Test Match – Argentina vs. United States (5 Chukkers)

Saturday 29
11.00 am – Field 2 – Youth Quadrangular – Final (Winners of Thursday 27) (4 Chukkers)
12.00 pm – Field 2 – Youth Quadrangular – Final Subsidiary (Losers of Thursday 27) (4 Chukkers)
1.30 pm – Field 2 – Female Test Match (rematch) – Argentina vs. United States (5 Chukkers)
3.30 pm – Field 1 – Nations Cup – Argentina vs. Uruguay (6 Chukkers)

Tickets at promotional prices on sale through Ticketek
Or at the stadium on the day of the match ($100 - $250 Argentine Pesos)
Check for schedule updates in case of rain.

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