The Pumas managed to lose 26-12 to South Africa in what was a trial for some of the players. In this squad there are twelve players under the age of 23 for the Pumas, who if they struggle at this World Cup, could be a bigger threat come 2019. Average age / caps in 2007 […]
By: Jacques Nortier In a World Cup year every tournament is important but no more so than tournaments that involve the players that will attempt to bring the Webb Ellis Trophy back to their fans. The start of the Castle Rugby Championship will start the preparations for the three power houses […]
Argentina’s team to face New Zealand in Christchurch on Friday features three players making their Rugby Championship debuts. Coach Daniel Hourcade has named number eight Facundo Isa, lock Guido Petti and wing Santiago Cordero in his starting XV for the competition opener. 21-year-old Isa and 20-year-old Petti both made their Test debuts during last November’s […]
The defending Rugby Championship champions will get their campaign off and running against Argentina with a very strong side. Winger Waisake Naholo will make his debut and so will Codie Taylor off the bench. It will probably be a win for the Pumas who have just the one win in the tournament. However considering it […]
The Wallabies have a new captain with Ben Mowen to lead the team into action against Argentina on Saturday night after Will Genia was dumped from the starting XV on Wednesday. Date September 11, 2013 – 1:12PM Chris Dutton Will Genia has been dropped from the Wallabies starting side. Photo: Getty Images Mowen becomes […]
The South African Rugby Union (SARU) has confirmed that teams representing Argentina and Namibia will compete in the 2010 Vodacom Cup competition while there are also talks around the possibility of the Southern Kings appearing in the Celtic League competition.