Mariano Aguerre, 9-goaler
Team: White Birch
Home Country: Argentina
Arguably one of the best polo players the sport has ever seen, Mariano Aguerre has racked up a list of impressive victories throughout his career. Mariano’s international career as a professional polo player started when he won the USPA Gold Cup with White Birch in 1987. Since then, Mariano has gone on to win almost every high-goal polo trophy including the Argentine Open (nine times), the Hurlingham Open (five times), the C.V. Whitney Cup (six times) U.S. Gold Cup (8 times) and a host of other titles. Most recently in April 2014, Mariano won the U.S. Open (2nd time) title with team Alegria.
Mariano was trained by his father-in-law and polo veteran Gonzalo Pieres, Sr. Mariano is known for his intelligence on the field and unique playing style. In addition to playing polo, Mariano is a breeder of polo ponies.