Wins by White Birch and Audi in Sunday’s “mini quarterfinals” set the stage for Wednesday’s semifinals of the 2016 U.S. Open Polo Championship at the International Polo Club Palm Beach, located in Wellington, Florida.

In the first match, Mariano Obregon (7), Hilario Ulloa (9), Mariano Aguerre (9) and Peter Brant (1) of team White Birch defeated Lucchese, including John Muse (0), Magoo Laprida (8), Nico Pieres (8) and 10-goaler Sapo Caset, by 13-12. The second game saw team Audi, consisting of Marc Ganzi (1), Gonzalo Pieres (9), Rodrigo Andrade (9) and Freddie Mannix (7), winning against team Valiente, including Bob Jornayvaz (2), Santi Torres (7), Tomas Garcia del Rio (8) and Alfredo Capella (9), by 13-6.

The 112th U.S. Open Polo Championship continues with the semifinals, which will be held on Wednesday, 20 April 2016. At 10.30 am Dubai will face Audi and at 4.00 pm Orchard Hill will encounter White Birch.

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Results:
Sunday, 17 April 2016
White Birch vs. Lucchese 13-12
Audi vs. Valiente 13-6

Thursday, 14 April 2016
Orchard Hill vs. Flexjet 14-8
Audi vs. Lucchese 8-7

Wednesday, 13 April 2016
Valiente vs. Coca Cola 11-7
Dubai vs. White Birch 14-6

Sunday, 10 April 2016
Audi vs. FlexJet 11-7
Orchard Hill vs. Lucchese 11-9

Saturday, 9 April 2016
White Birch vs. Coca Cola 11-10
Dubai vs. Valiente 9-6

Sunday, 3 April 2016
Orchard Hill vs. Audi 12-10
White Birch vs. Valiente 11-7

Saturday, 2 April 2016
Dubai vs. Coca Cola 14-8
Lucchese vs. Flexjet 13-11
The teams:
Bracket I
White Birch (26)

Mariano Obregon (7)
Hilario Ulloa (9)
Mariano Aguerre (9)
Peter Brant (1)

Valiente (26)
Bob Jornayvaz (2)
Santi Torres (7)
Tomas Garcia del Rio (8)
Alfredo Capella (9)

Coca Cola (26)
Gillian Johnston (2)
Sugar Erskine (7)
Julio Arellano (8)
Miguel Astrada (9)

Dubai (26)
Rashid Albwardy (2)
Alejo Taranco (6)
Adolfo Cambiaso (10)
Facundo Sola (8)

Bracket II
Lucchese (26)
John Muse (0)
Magoo Laprida (8)
Nico Pieres (8)
Sapo Caset (10)

FlexJet (26)
Melissa Ganzi (0)
Agustin Merlos (9)
Sebastian Merlos (9)
Nic Roldan (8)

Orchard Hill (26)
Steve van Andel (0)
Facundo Pieres (10)
Julian De Lussareta (6)
Juan Martin Nero (10)

Audi (26)
Marc Ganzi (1)
Gonzalo Pieres (9)
Rodrigo Andrade (9)
Freddie Mannix (7)

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