The Alegria HPA polo team defeated El Remanso, 13 goals to 11, to capture the 2016 Copa Camara de Diputados – one of the most important trophy’s of the Argentine polo season.
The final took place on Palermo’s number two ground, prior to the final of the 2016 Argentine Open Polo Championship.
Title holders El Remanso faced Alegria HPA in what was a very fast, open game. Both teams fought hard, and the match was tied on four occasions. El Remanso displayed their best polo in the fifth chukka, when they were up 11-9. However, Alegria HPA made a comeback in the sixth, outscoring El Remanso 3-0, with goals by Julian Mannix, Fran Elizalde, and Alejandro Muzzio.
Defences tightened in a very close last chukker, with Jaime Garcia Huidobro scoring the final goal of the game, to secure Alegria HPA’s 13-11 win.