Ellerstina polo team won the ultimate polo prizeOn the wrist of Facundo Pieres, Hublot won the most prestigious of polo trophies
Palermo, Argentina, Sunday December 12, 2010 Hublot Ambassador Facundo Pieres and his team Ellerstina, won polo’s “Triple Crown 2010”. On the 117 years of the tournament, only 5 teams have achieved this. The “Triple Crown” is the most prestigious title in the world of Polo, which is coveted by the finest polo players. After winning the 3 illustrious tournaments: Hurlingham, Tortugas and Palermo, the supreme title of “Triple Crown” is a sign of consistent sporting excellence.
Sunday’s deciding match against team La Dolfina was truly exceptional and will forever remain in the history of polo. Over 12’000 passionate fans were on the edge of their seats when the match ended in extra time, with 14-13 as the final score.
Hublot is extremely proud of this historic performance by Facundo Pieres and his team of men in black who once again established their immense talent. Hublot also acknowledges the exceptional talent of Hublot ambassador Miguel Novillo Astrada of team La Aguada.