Chapaleufú Biopolo played one game but won twice Friday. First they defeated Pilarchico La Ensenada 11-9 in the final of the Copa Cámara de Diputados (Chamber of Deputies Cup). With that they earned the opportunity to compete for automatic qualification to the 2018 Argentine Open. They will play La Irenita, ranked eighth, on Tuesday at 1700 (3 p.m. U.S. Eastern time) in Palermo, for the last slot for direct qualification.
The AAP and AACCP awards for best playing pony of the final went to Uñorquín Míster, played by Diego Araya.
Chapaleufú Biopolo: 1-0, 2-2, 4-3, 6-4, 8-7, 10-8, 11-9
Chapaleufú Biopolo: Pedro Falabella (h) 6 (2 goals), Marcos Araya 7, Julio Novillo Astrada (n) 7 (3) and Diego Araya 7 (5 total, 2 penalty). Total: 27.
Pilarchico La Ensenada: Tomás Fernández Llorente (h) 6 (2), Isidro Strada 6 (4 total, 1 penalty), Juan M. Zubía 6 (1) and Jerónimo del Carril 6 (2). Total: 24.