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Edinburgh bring in Pumas prop

Edinburgh have signed Argentine tighthead Felipe Arregui on a short-term deal from Super Rugby side Jaguares. The 22-year-old was an unused replacement against Italy in June but came off the bench for his only cap to date against South Africa, in Argentina’s 26-24 victory over the Springboks in August.

Australia make four changes for All Blacks in Bledisloe Cup

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has included David Pocock on the replacements bench for his Wallabies team to play the All Blacks in the final Bledisloe Cup clash at Eden Park, Auckland on Saturday. Cheika has made four changes to the starting line up that played against Argentina in London in the final Rugby Championship […] The post Australia make four changes for All Blacks in Bledisloe Cup appeared first on Super Rugby | Super 18 Rugby and Rugby Championship News,Results and Fixtures from Super XV Rugby.

Highlights: Barcelona thump Man City

Barcelona led by an inspired Lionel Messi outclassed Manchester City at the Camp Nou on Wednesday as they stormed to a 4-0 win. The Argentina superstar was at the heart of a sensational Barca display and bagged a hat-trick with City’s error prone defence punished severely. Pep Guardiola’s return to his former club was hampered a red card to Claudio..

Racing try to stay focused

Racing 92 are trying their best to ignore the controversy surrounding New Zealand legends Dan Carter and Joe Rokocoko and Argentina winger Juan Imhoff, according to centre Henry Chavancy.

Maradona, Veron clash at ‘peace match’

Argentina legend Diego Maradona and Juan Sebastian Veron clashed during a Pope Francis’ Match for Peace on Wednesday night. Maradona, who coached the former Manchester United player while in charge of national side from 2008-2010, appeared to barge into Veron as the pair made their way off for the half time break.

Argentina: Ones to watch

Despite finishing bottom of the Rugby Championship this year, Argentina are cementing their place as a genuine force after a historic home win over South Africa and an excellent performance at the Rugby World Cup. Here are three players who have played a significant part in that journey.

Podcast 235 – Top Flog

Podcast 235 – Top Flog After week in rugby where the Wallabies finished The Rugby Championship in 2nd position after defeating Argentina at Twickenham and coming into the first weekend of NRC finals. Host Rugby Reg, Hugh and Matt ‘Gagger’ Rowley get you over the gain line on this week’s five burning questions: What was the […] The post Podcast 235 – Top Flog appeared first on Green and Gold Rugby.

Nick Phipps warned for pushing medic during Argentina Test

Wallabies replacement scrumhalf Nick Phipps has been issued with a warning after he pushed an Argentinian medic who was attempting to get the ball during their Rugby Championship match at Twickenham on Saturday. Phipps was penalised at the time. In what was an entertaining but testy match, this was one of the more bizarre incidents as Phipps shoved the medic to the floor, sparking a bit of a scuffle as Matias Maroni came flying in to then push Phipps.

Scouting report: Australia

Australia sealed a 33-21 victory over Argentina at Twickenham, despite being on the wrong end of the possession and territory stats. But what did the Wallabies’ win tell us in advance of the 2016 Under Armour Series?

Australia hold off Argentina at Twickenham

Australia’s Wallabies beat Argentina’s Pumas 21-33 in a historic first Rugby Championship match at Twickenham to finish in second place in the Southern Hemisphere tournament. The match was the first time that a Rugby Championship match had been played outside of a traditional Sanzaar country and was arranged by the Argentina Rugby Union.

Cheika wants ‘edgier’ Wallabies

REACTION: Wallabies coach Michael Cheika said his side will need to be sharper when they return to the northern hemisphere to face England in December after ending the Rugby Championship with a 33-21 win over Argentina at Twickenham.