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Jaguares head coach Raul Perez has named as Super Rugby team with six changes to play the Bulls in Buenos Aires, Argentina on Saturday. In the Jaguares last match they were beaten 29-22 by the Southern Kings and the coach has made two change to the pack and four to the backline.
As we do at the end of a major tournament, we look at the state of affairs in each of the competing nations. Next up, Argentina. The post State of the Nation: Argentina appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
Sevens World Series champions Fiji have been drawn alongside the USA, Argentina and hosts Brazil in the Men’s Draw for the 2016 Olympics. The post Sevens pools for Olympics confirmed appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
The Bulls have named their Super Rugby squad for their trip this weekend to Buenos Aires, Argentina and have opted to rest captain Adriaan Strauss. The Bulls and Springbok captain played all three of South Africa’s Tests against Ireland so the Bulls have chosen to give him a week’s rest. The squad will also be without […] The post Bulls rest captain Strauss for Argentina Super Rugby trip appeared first on Super Rugby | Super 18 Rugby and Rugby Championship News,Results and Fixtures from Super XV Rugby.
INJURY UPDATE: The Bulls suffered a setback ahead of their trip to Argentina and a crucial Round 13 Super Rugby encounter with the Jaguares.
A dominant performance from France in Argentina has resulted in a shake-up in the top 10 of the World Rugby Rankings, with Les Bleus up two places and Los Pumas falling to their lowest position for 16 months.
Look back on France’s surprise 27-0 win over Argentina in Tucumán on Saturday. The post VIDEO: Argentina v France highlights appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
REACTION: Junior Springbok coach Dawie Theron described his team's 19-49 defeat against Argentina in the bronze play-off at the World Under-20 Championship in Manchester as one of the most disappointing moments in his career.
France came up with a dominant performance at Estadio Monumental Jose on Saturday to trounce Argentina 27-0 in the second Test and levelled the series 1-1.
France have squared their rugby series in Argentina by routing the Pumas 27-0 in a rainy second Test on Saturday.
REPORT: France snapped a four-match losing streak under coach Guy Noves by defeating Argentina 27-0 in Tucuman Saturday, to draw a two-Test series.
France bounced back to level the two-Test match series when they beat Argentina by 27-0 in Tucumán on Saturday. The post France outclass scoreless Argentina appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
Russia, Argentina, Ireland, Tunisia, Kazakhstan, Samoa, Spain and China all secured qualification with heartache for Hong Kong, the Cook Islands, Trinidad & Tobago, Mexico, Venezuela, Zimbabwe, Madagascar and Portugal who failed to qualify for the pool stages. If the skills at times couldn’t quite match the standard we have become used to seeing on the World Series, the passion certainly did and there was plenty for the crowds to cheer from even from the lower ranked sides. Read more about Eights sides still in Rio hunt
Junior Pokomela will lead South Africa in the World Rugby U20 Championship bronze medal play-off against Argentina on Saturday. The post Pokomela to lead Baby Boks appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT: France have recalled flyhalf Francois Trinh-Duc while naming lock forward Yoann Maestri as captain for Saturday's second and final Test against Argentina.
France head coach Guy Novès has rung the changes to his starting line-up for Saturday’s Test against Argentina in Tucumán. The post France ring the changes appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
Argentina boss Daniel Hourcade has made three changes to his starting line-up for Saturday’s clash with France in Tucumán. The post Argentina change three for France appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
Brett Connon is hoping he and his Ireland U20s team mates can make history this Saturday as they face England U20s in the final of the World Rugby U20s Championships in Manchester, Ireland qualified for their first ever appearance in the competition’s final, with a highly impressive 37-7 dismantling of an Argentina side who themselves had taken eye catching wins against France and South Africa in the pool stages. It was a result that Connon says, the team were confident that they could achieve in the face of what was expected to be a stern challenge. “We looked at them and knew that they’d be a tough team after they’d beaten France and South Africa, but we had confidence in ourselves and what we do that if we played to our best, then we were capable of a result like the one we took.” He said.
Flyhalf Nicolas Sanchez led Argentina to a 30-19 win over France in Tucuman, in the first of two tests. The experimental French team trailed 17-3 at halftime before coming back into the contest, but 15 points from the boot of Sanchez and a stunning try by lock Guido Petti secured the win. A number fo French players were missing due to the Top 14 season still going on, meaning that coach Guy Noves had to field seven uncapped players
INTERVIEW: The Junior Springboks are out for revenge in the third-place play-off against Argentina at the UNder-20 World Cup.
John Davidson reports from the Manchester City Academy Stadium on slain Dragons, entertaining Ireland and phenomenal England on day four of the World Rugby Under-20 Championship.Victory roar: Ireland’s players celebrate their win over Argentina U20. (Photo: Getty Images)Ireland 37-7 Argentina Ireland booked their spot in the final of the Under-20 Championship for the first time with a …Continue reading »
England and Ireland set up a tantalising U20s title-decider with dominant wins over South Africa and Argentina respectively on Monday, writes Lewis Hughes reporting from the Manchester City Academy Stadium.
First-time finalists Ireland will meet World Rugby U20 Championship 2016 hosts England in the final on Saturday after both produced impressive displays to end the hopes of Argentina and South Africa respectively.
Callum Chick starts and Brett Connon lines up on the bench as England and Ireland U20s attempt to qualify for the final of the 2016 World Rugby U20s Championships in Manchester on Monday afternoon. Connon’s Ireland take on Argentina at 17:30 while Chick’s England face South Africa at 19:45 with both fixtures taking place at the Manchester City Academy Stadium. England came into the final four unbeaten in pool B, with 48-10 win in the opening round against Italy, before taking a 44-0 victory against Scotland and a 17-13 win over Australia, while Ireland also have a perfect three from three record.
REPORT: Lock Guido Petti burst through the France defence to score a try six minutes from time that sealed a 30-19 first Test victory for Argentina in Tucuman Sunday.
Argentina went 1-0 up in their two-Test series with France after a 30-19 win at the Estadio Monumental José Fierro in Tucumán. The post Argentina too good for France appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
Keep up with the action from Tucumán as Argentina do battle with France in the first of two Tests. The post LIVE: Argentina v France appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
Hosts England take on South Africa and Ireland tackle Argentina in the World Rugby U20 Championship 2016 semi-finals on Monday with the other eight teams playing in positional semi-finals.
IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Ireland Under-20 will be looking to continue their dream run in this year's World Rugby U20 Championships when they face Argentina Monday.
TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT: The Ireland Under-20 side has been named to face Argentina in the World Rugby U20 Championships semifinal at the Manchester City Academy Stadium on Monday.
Ireland have rung the changes to their starting XV for Monday’s semi-final with Argentina at World Rugby’s U20 Championship in Manchester. The post Ireland U20 ring the changes for semi-final appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT: Prop forward Ramiro Herrera has returned from suspension and will start in Argentina's front row for their first Test against France on Sunday.
Saints new back row Louis Picamoles could make his international comeback on Sunday having been named on the bench for France’s match against Argentina in Tucuman. Picamoles missed most of France’s Six Nations campaign after suffering an injury in their opening match against Italy and will link up with his new team mates at the Saints following the conclusion of France’s tour to Argentina.