Newsletter 06 – November 2016

30jardas International Newsletter

Dear readers,

For this newsletter edition, 30jardas brings to you news about Brazilian players in Argentina high handicap season, upcoming tournaments in Rio Grande do Sul and updates about 2017 calendar.

There’s also Copa do Brasil 12-goals full match, 30jardas Brasil Polo Ranking and season stats.

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Enjoy your reading!

Check video below for 30jardas report from Campeonato Brasileiro final match, between Guabi Polo and Nova Java (subtitles in English are available):







Brazilians in Argentina season

Brazilians João Paulo Ganon and Rodrigo Andrade are playing in high handicap season at Argentina. They are currently acting in Copa Municipalidad de Pilar, a 30-goals tournament with 17 teams.

João Paulo Ganon plays for El Metejón squad (with Santi Torres, Matias T. Zavaleta and Raul Colombres) and Rodrigo Andrade has joined El Paso Polo Ranch (with Bautista Arrastua, Sebastian Merlos and Tomas G. Del Rio).

Click here for Copa Municipalidad de Pilar teams and fixtures.

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30jardas Brazil Polo Ranking

With the upcoming Rio Grande do Sul tournaments, Guiga Lins, currently 3rd place in 30jardas Brasil Polo Ranking, can add more points to his records. Pedrinho Zacharias is leading with 4.060 points, followed by Chico Junqueira (3.460) and Guiga Lins (3.390).

Click here for details of 30jardas Brazil Polo Ranking.

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Rio Grande do Sul

Aberto Estância Felicidade will be held between November 11th and 15th, in Viamão, Rio Grande do Sul. 4 teams will play for trophy of 12-goals tournament.

Highlight players will join this competition, like Alexandre Junqueira, Guiga Lins, Gustavo Garcia, Guilherme Ribeiro, Cadu Camargo, Preto Castilho and Gustavo Toledo.

Click here for Aberto Estância Felicidade teams and fixtures.

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Full matches

Watch Copa do Brasil 12-goals final match, played by Legacy Polo and Colorado in September.

Click here to watch full match of Copa do Brasil 12-goals final.

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2017 Brazilian season

There a few changes already set for Brazilian 2017 tournaments. All competitions played at Helvetia Polo Country Club decreased its handicaps, in an attempt of having more teams and players in next season.

High handicap calendar will include tournaments from 20 to 24-goals, not from 22 to 26-goals like in the past seasons.

Click here to check 2017 Helvetia Polo Country Tournament dates and handicap tournaments.

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Aberto de Hurlingham

Best teams of international polo are playing Aberto de Hurlingham, in Argentina. You can 30jardas teams, fixtures and updated results on 30jardas.

Click here for Aberto de Hurlingham table.

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