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Argentina’s Monstrous Maul Defence

After struggling badly against the South African maul in 2013, 5 metres out from their own line and in a dangerous position Argentina put in a great collective and well coordinated effort to push the Springbok maul into touch and win a turnover during the Rugby Championship match in August 2014 at Loftus Versfeld in […]The post Argentina’s Monstrous Maul Defence appeared first on In The Loose.

Rugby Championship: Argentina deactivate attacking South African Maul

Photo Wales OnlineHaving won a lineout just five metres out from the Argentine tryline South Africa would, in theory, have been in a very solid position to create a try. Upon taking the lineout replacement Eben Etzebeth turned to present the ball to his teammates but rather than advance in a rolling maul the South Africans were forced several metres backwards and into touch.

Springboks refuse to look past Argentina

The Springboks will be seeking to avoid any unnecessary scares when they take on underdogs Argentina at the start of their Rugby Championship campaign on Sunday morning (NZT) but will be wary about what looks on paper to be a routine assignment.

Rugby World Cup 2015: Argentina’s African Opponent Remains Unknown

Photo Deste Abajo RugbyQualifying matches for Rugby World Cup 2015 took place earlier today in Oceania and Africa, removing one of the remaining three vacant places for the tournament and casting doubt on who will claim the final regional spot. Countries set to face Argentina, and possibly Uruguay, were involved in games at Churchill Park in Lautoka, Fiji and Mahamasina Stadium in Antananarivo, Madagascar. In the process the eighteenth of twenty countries was confirmed for England 2015 and the confirmation of the nineteenth participant is now also close to being confirmed