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# pumas - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Kolisi keeps captaincy as Rassie welcomes Etzebeth and Whitely back for 'Boks

Handre Pollard returns to the number 10 shirt as South Africa open the Rugby Championship against Argentina.

# pumas - Saturday 9 June, 2018

First half effort sees Wales past Argentina

The hosts dominated possession and territory but Wales made their early scores count.

# pumas - Thursday 23 November, 2017

'I keep quite calm, I need to': Devin Toner rises above it all

Ireland’s most consistent presence doesn’t expend energy getting himself to the right emotional pitch.

# pumas - Monday 20 November, 2017

The outrageous talent of Nemani Nadolo and more of the weekend's highlights November Tests This post contains videos

The outrageous talent of Nemani Nadolo and more of the weekend's highlights

In case you didn’t watch every minute of rugby going at the weekend, here’s a sampler.

# pumas - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Pumas finish strongly to see off Italy

This was no work of art in Florence.

# pumas - Friday 3 November, 2017

Struggling Argentina face 'difficult' November Tests

The Pumas will face England and Italy as well as Joe Schmidt’s Ireland.

# pumas - Thursday 28 September, 2017

All Black locks get a rest even with title on the line in Buenos Aires

While most countries would be sending out their best, most experienced side, New Zealand are building depth for the 2019 World Cup.

# pumas - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Milner-Skudder gets first start since World Cup final as All Blacks make wholesale changes

New Zealand take on Argentina in New Plymouth on Saturday.

# pumas - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Solomona turns from villain to deliver late heroics for England in Argentina

The league convert had looked suspect for some of England’s concessions, but bounced off tacklers to deliver a dramatic win for Eddie Jones’ side.

# pumas - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Magic Damian McKenzie in line for All Black debut in Argentina Depth Chart This post contains videos

Magic Damian McKenzie in line for All Black debut in Argentina

The Chiefs back is among the replacements for Saturday night’s clash in Buenos Aires.

# pumas - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Wallabies and Pumas to play Rugby Championship game in the wrong hemisphere

Australia have a seriously tough travel schedule ahead of them.

# pumas - Friday 30 October, 2015

Springboks claim third in World Cup as greats of the game wave goodbye

Argentina attacked as ambitiously as ever but couldn’t find the finishes they needed.

# pumas - Sunday 25 October, 2015

They broke Irish hearts, but the Pumas have been a joy in this World Cup

Head coach Daniel Hourcade says he has no regrets about the way Argentina played.

# pumas - Saturday 24 October, 2015

'He was crawling through the middle and I was thinking, 'what is this guy doing?'

Former Pumas hooker Mario Ledesma has transformed the Australian scrum.

# pumas - Thursday 22 October, 2015

'New generation of young and fearless Pumas have taken this World Cup by storm'

Argentina’s attacking evolution has been fascinating to watch, writes Rory Keane.

# pumas - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Hard to begrudge the brilliant Pumas their World Cup semi-final spot

Argentina swatted Ireland aside to move into the last four.

Ireland fans are planning a fifth-minute ovation for Paul O'Connell today

What do you think of the idea? We may have helped it along.

# pumas - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Analysis: Ireland's rucking a cause for optimism against Pumas

Joe Schmidt’s men were ferocious at the ruck last weekend against the French.

# pumas - Friday 16 October, 2015

Argentina make 10 changes as frontliners return for Ireland clash

Daniel Hourcade had named a powerful, pace XV for Sunday’s World Cup quarter-final.

Jonathan Sexton fit enough for inclusion in Ireland’s starting XV to face Argentina

Keith Earls will also strap up an injury and head into battle at the Millennium Stadium this Sunday.

# pumas - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

5 times Ireland v Argentina was too much to handle Cats And Dogs This post contains videos

5 times Ireland v Argentina was too much to handle

Keep your fingernails long for Sunday, you’ll probably need to chew on them.

# pumas - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

One of Argentina's key men will miss the Ireland game because of a one-week ban

Marcelo Bosch can get the feet up with Seanie this weekend.

# pumas - Monday 12 October, 2015

Schmidt looks towards World Cup quarter against 'incredibly good' Pumas

The Ireland head coach has been impressed by Argentina’s exciting backs.

# pumas - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Munster won't be signing this Argentinian transfer target

Agustín Creevy has agreed to join Argentina’s new Super Rugby franchise next season.

# pumas - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Four drop goals help Argentina to upset Saint-André's France in Paris

Ireland’s World Cup opponents were tactically out-thought in the French capital.

# pumas - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Pumas still await their first Rugby Championship win as Aussies edge them Down Under

A late rally from the Argentines ensured a nervy finale for the Wallabies.

# pumas - Friday 12 September, 2014

Pumas feel they have what it takes to spring a surprise against the Aussies

After 3 seasons of competing in the southern hemisphere championship, Argentina are still to win a game.

# pumas - Thursday 12 June, 2014

McFadden handed Ireland's 13 shirt as Schmidt makes eight changes

Noel Reid, Rob Herring and James Cronin could make their debuts from the bench against Argentina.

# pumas - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

'Argentina rattled us a bit at the breakdown' - Ireland lock Henderson

The 22-year-old was one of the stand-out individuals last weekend in Resistencia.

# pumas - Friday 6 June, 2014

What kind of Argentina team will Ireland be facing tomorrow in Chaco?

We’ve examined Los Pumas’ starting side ahead of their clash with Joe Schmidt’s men.

# pumas - Monday 19 May, 2014

Schmidt juggling player management and depth chart for Argentina Tests

The Ireland coach has opted to rest four key players while aiming to increase competition for places.

Sexton and Zebo included in Ireland squad for Argentina Tests, D'Arcy and Madigan miss out

Tommy Bowe and Sean O’Brien also miss out as Schmidt calls upon Felix Jones, Robbie Diack, James Cronin, Rob Herring and Kieran Marmion.

# pumas - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Venues confirmed for Ireland's summer tour of Argentina

The two Test matches will take place in the northern cities of Resistencia and Tucumán .

# pumas - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Same again? NZ’s Jo’Burg visit to provide Rugby Championship climax in 2014

The last meeting between the sides made for an all-time classic.

# pumas - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Australia cling on to defy Argentina and snap losing streak

Missed penalties and poor scrummaging had the Wallabies on the brink over another costly defeat.

# pumas - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Genia dropped as Australia look to arrest slide

Argentina have made five changes for Saturday’s Test in Perth.

# pumas - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Narrow win for unimpressive South Africa in Rugby Championship

The Boks came from behind at the half to secure a hard-fought win.

# pumas - Sunday 18 August, 2013

'This was Ruan Pienaar's best performance since I started coaching him' says Meyer Pumas Pumped This post contains videos

'This was Ruan Pienaar's best performance since I started coaching him' says Meyer

South Africa annihilated Argentina 73-13 in their Rugby Championship opener.

# pumas - Monday 10 December, 2012

'Preparations were perfect, everything else was a bit of a disaster' - Best on RWC '07

The former Ireland flanker played his final match in the pool stage elimination by Argentina.

# pumas - Monday 26 November, 2012

Opinion: Club mentality and ref management made Ireland a different beast

Declan Kidney’s squad rediscovered what makes them hungry to win, but the game-plan was made to suit more than just the players.

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