Yesterday the draw of the Tortugas Open took place at the offices of the Asociación Argentina de Polo (AAP). League A consists of Ellerstina, Alegria and La Aguada, League B features La Dolfina, La Natividad and La Aguada Las Monjitas. In the opening match on Thursday, September 24 at 4 pm Alegria encounters La Aguada.

The Tortugas Open are the first competition of the Argentine Triple Crown. The Triple Crown consists of the three Opens Tortugas Open, Hurlingham Open and Argentine Open and is a series of the most important tournaments worldwide. The tournaments of the Argentine Triple Crown begin September 24th with the Tortugas Open. The finals of the 120th Argentine Open will be held on December 7th at the Catedral del Polo in Palermo/Buenos Aires.


Dates are the following:
Tortugas Open
Copa Emilio de Anchorena
September 24th to October 13th

Qualifiers for the 120th Hurlingham Open and the 120th Argentine Open (= 90 Aniversario de la AAP)
Start: September 23rd

120. Hurlingham Open
The Ayrshire Cup
October 15th to November 3rd

120. Argentine Open
November 16th to December 7th


The teams:
League A
Ellerstina (+39)
Facundo Pieres (+10)
Gonzalo Pieres (+10)
Mariano Aguerre (+10)
Nicolás Pieres (+9)

La Aguada (+34)
Javier Novillo Astrada (+8)
Facundo Sola (+8)
Miguel Novillo Astrada (+9)
Ignacio Novillo Astrada (+9)

Alegría (+34)
Pablo Pieres (+8)
Hilario Ulloa (+9)
Lucas Monteverde (+9)
Frederick Mannix, Jr. (+8)

League B
La Dolfina (+39)
Adolfo Cambiaso (+10)
David Stirling (+9)
Pablo Mac Donough (+10)
Juan Martín Nero (+10)

La Natividad (+35)
Guillermo Caset (+9)
Ignacio Heguy (+9)
Rodrigo Ribeiro de Andrade (+8)
Bartolomé Castagnola (+9)

La Aguada Las Monjitas (+33)
Lucas James (+8)
Cristian Laprida (+8)
Eduardo Novillo Astrada (+9)
Alejandro Novillo Astrada (+8)