Polo: The 2021 Argentine Open Championship

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The Cathedral of Polo opens its doors to the public again for the most important polo tournament in the world, the Argentine Polo Open Championship (Abierto Argentino de Polo), or simply "El Abierto", which will kick off on Friday, November 12th, 2021, with its thrilling Final to be played on December 11th.

The Argentine Polo Open, held every year at Campo Argentino de Polo in Palermo (Av. del Libertador & Dorrego), brings together the best polo players in the world, and it is one of the oldest and most prestigious events in the international polo calendar. It´s also one of the main social events in Buenos Aires, with it's famous "after polo" at the polo bars, and musical shows every night.

Tickets are on sale through Allaccess. Tickets may also be available on the same day of each match at the stadium's box office, but the Semifinal and Final dates may get sold out in advance.

Don´t miss the opportunity of attending this world class event. Contact me through this Contact Form to inquire about our EXCLUSIVE POLO DAY EXPERIENCE with transfers and specialized guide, VIP hospitality packages, or if you need help getting your tickets in advance.

Participating teams:

League A
Ellerstina (39): Facundo Pieres 10, Hilario Ulloa 10, Gonzalo Pieres 9, Nicolás Pieres 10.
La Dolfina (38): Adolfo Cambiaso 10, David Stirling 10, Francisco Elizalde 9, Diego Cavanagh 9.
La Ensenada (33): Juan Britos 9, Alfredo Bigatti 8, Juan Martín. Zubía 8, Jerónimo del Carril 8.
La Irenita (31): Santiago Loza 8, Segundo Bocchino 7, Ignacio Toccalino 8, Isidro Strada 8.
Alegría Fish Creek (30): Juan Ruiz Guiñazú Jr 8, Clemente Zavaleta 7, Joaquín Pittaluga 7, Bautista Bayugar 8.

League B
RS Murus Sanctus (39): Facundo Sola 9, Guillermo Caset 10, Pablo Mac Donough 10, Juan Martín Nero 10.
La Natividad (36): Camilo Castagnola 9, Pablo Pieres 9, Barto Castagnola 9, Ignatius du Plessis 9.
La Dolfina Brava (33): Poroto Cambiaso 8, Guillermo Terrera 9, Rodrigo Ribeiro de Andrade 8, Alejo Taranco 8.
Alegría (28): Agustín Merlos 7, Pedro Zacharías 7, Tomás García del Río 7, Fred Mannix 7.
Chapaleufú (29): Rufino Bensadón 7, Juan M. Zavaleta Jr 8, Julián de Lusarreta 7, Felipe Dabas 7. 

FIXTURE (Results and updates will be published in red):

Date 1 
Friday, November 12 - League A
2.00 pm: La Dolfina 18 vs. Alegría FC 3
4.30 pm: La Ensenada 16 vs. La Irenita 11

Date 2 
Saturday, November 13 - League B
2.00 pm: LD Brava 14 vs. Alegría 13
4.30 pm: La Natividad 16 vs. Chapaleufú 17

Date 3 
Tuesday, November 16 - League A (at AAP in Pilar)
2.00 pm: Ellerstina 23 vs. La Irenita 11
4.30 pm: La Ensenada 12 vs. Alegría Fish Creek 13

Date 4
Wednesday, November 17 - League B (at AAP in Pilar)
2.00 pm: Murus Sanctus 18 vs. Alegría 7
4.30 pm: LD Brava 17 vs. Chapaleufú 10

Date 5
Saturday, November 20- League A 
2.00 pm: Ellerstina 22 vs. Alegría Fish Creek 7
4.30 pm: La Dolfina 11 vs. La Ensenada 12

Date 6
Sunday, November 21 - League B
2.00 pm: Murus Sanctus 19 vs. Chapaleufú 4
4.30 pm: La Natividad 18 vs. LD Brava 13

Date 7 
Saturday, November 27 - League A
2.00 pm: La Irenita vs Alegria Fish Creek
4.30 pm: Ellerstina vs La Dolfina

Date 8
Sunday, November 28 - League B
2.00 pm: La Natividad vs. Alegria
4.30 pm: Murus Sanctus vs. La Dolfina Brava

Date 9 
Thursday, December 2 
4.30 pm: TBA

Date 10
Friday, December 3 
4.30 pm: TBA

Date 9 
Saturday, December 4 
4.30 pm: TBA

Date 10
Sunday, December 5
4.30 pm: TBA

Date 11
Saturday, December 11 
2:00 pm: Final of the Ladies' Argentine Open
4.00 pm: FINAL OF THE 128th ARGENTINE POLO OPEN (Winner League A vs Winner League B) 

*The schedule of matches is subject to change depending on weather conditions. Check for updates in case of rain.

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