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SANZAAR chief executive Andy Marinos explains why Europe could stage Rugby Championship games more oftenTrick shot: Adam Ashley-Cooper scores one of his three tries against Argentina at RWC 2015. Photo: Getty ImagesThe Rugby Championship is coming to London for the first time on Saturday 8 October with defending champions Australia taking …Continue reading »
IN THE SPOTLIGHT: The Rugby Championship match between title-holders Australia and Argentina at Twickenham next month could be the first of several.
Australia’s male basketballers have shown promising signs less than a fortnight out from the Rio Olympics with an upset victory over world No.4 Argentina.
Ok, so when the coach of the team that finished ranked third in the regular season has had enough, perhaps it is time to seriously reconsider things here. The objective of the conference system was, I think, primarily to reduce travel, promote player welfare, and make the completion fairer esp for the SA teams. Well, ironically this new format has resulted in the Lions leaving their entire first-choice team at home rather than travel to Argentina for the final regular season game, in addition to leaving other sides like the Stormers undercooked as pointed out by their coach.
Argentina are ready to light up London again when they take on Australia in the first Rugby Championship match staged in the Northern Hemisphere. The post Cubelli excited for Argentina’s Twickenham return appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
NEWS: Jaguares lock forward Marcos Kremer is set to make his senior international debut for Argentina in the Rugby Championship next month.
Argentina centre Gonzalo Tiesi has announced his retirement from rugby on the social networking site Twitter. The post Argentina international Tiesi retires appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
Argentina Sevens coach Santiago Gómez Cora has included both Juan Imhoff and Matías Moroni in his squad for the upcoming Rio Olympics. The post Imhoff and Moroni make Rio cut appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
The Hurricanes have topped the Super Rugby standings after the Lions collapsed to defeat against the Jaguares in Argentina.
Coach Santiago Gómez Cora has included Rugby World Cup 2015 stars Juan Imhoff and Matías Moroni in the Argentina men’s sevens squad for the Rio Olympics.
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The Joburg Lions who top the Super Rugby table and have a very real chance of hosting the playoff’s all the way to the final (if they make it) have just blown it by resting 15 of their best players for their trip to Argentina. The Jags will no doubt blast them off the park now and the Lions will go down to second.
The Rio Olympic Games kicks off in just less than a month’s time with Rugby making its first appearance since 1924. In what is sure to be a hotly contested competition, World Rugby takes a look at the preparations of a team on the rise on the Sevens circuit, Argentina. The Pumas have impressed with their attacking style in both Sevens and the full game and reached the Cup final in the South African leg of the World Sevens Series in December last year.
Lions head coach coach Johan Ackermann has rested his Super Rugby star players for this weekend’s Super Rugby match in Buenos Aires against the Jaguares on Saturday. The Lions lead the Super Rugby standings and have guaranteed a home play off so Ackermann has kept his key players at home to prepare for next week. […] The post Lions rest their stars for Argentina trip appeared first on Super Rugby | Super 18 Rugby and Rugby Championship News,Results and Fixtures from Super XV Rugby.
The Lions have picked a young and inexperienced team to travel to Argentina for Saturday’s clash with the Jaguares in Buenos Aires. The post Lions rest whole team appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
France have confirmed their ‘Elite’ training squad ahead of the new season, with three additions after the June tour to Argentina. The post Quartet added to France ‘Elite’ squad appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
A re-cap of all the scores and re-live the very best action from a busy June test window. Including great matches like New Zealand v Wales, Australia v England, South Africa v Ireland, Argentina v France and Japan v Scotland!
The final venue for the Rugby Championship match in Argentina between the Pumas and the All Blacks has been confirmed. The venue for the match between Argentina and New Zealand on 1 October has been confirmed as Estadio Jose Amalfitani.
France head coach Guy Novès had high praise for second-row Julien le Devedec and scrum-half Baptiste Serin after facing Argentina. The post Le Devedec, Serin impress Novès appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
Favourites Brazil claimed a 12th successive Sudamérica Rugby title with a 27-5 victory over Argentina in the final of the Aquece Rio International Women’s Rugby Sevens event at the Deodoro Olympic Park.
Rumours of France’s demise have been premature, after levelling the Series against Argentina, we assess reasons for hope in the Les Bleus campCome together: France rallied after a First Test less to run out convincing winnersThe predictions of doom and gloom were premature. Far from a Tour of Hell, France’s two-Test series in Argentina ended …Continue reading »
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.
After losing the first Test to Argentina 30-19, France turned things around in Tucuman to draw the series 1-1 with a convincing 27-0 victory on Saturday. Hugo Bonneval, Remi Lamerat and Loann Goujon scored a try each while Baptiste Serin kicked three conversions and two penalties. Argentina lock Tomas Lavanini had just returned from a two-match suspension but received another yellow card for diving on the back of a tryscorer.
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.