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#Pumas

# pumas - Monday 7 December, 2020

World Rugby 'welcomes' investigation into Matera's racist social media posts
# Racism
# Racism

World Rugby 'welcomes' investigation into Matera's racist social media posts

Dec 7th 2020, 5:52 PM 10,335 Views 10 Comments

The 27-year-old was reinstated as Pumas skipper last week after initially being stripped of the captaincy.

# pumas - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Matera 'deeply ashamed' after Argentina strip captaincy for past racist posts
# Rugby Union
# Rugby Union

Matera 'deeply ashamed' after Argentina strip captaincy for past racist posts

Dec 1st 2020, 7:47 AM 16,390 Views 11 Comments

Matera called his nine-year-old tweets ‘barbarisms’.

# pumas - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

All Blacks coaches using deliberate provocation of players in a bid to improve discipline
# Argy Bargy
# Argy Bargy

All Blacks coaches using deliberate provocation of players in a bid to improve discipline

Nov 24th 2020, 12:09 PM 12,987 Views 2 Comments

New Zealand will take on Argentina this weekend.

# pumas - Monday 28 September, 2020

SA Rugby announces new seven-team 'Super Rugby Unlocked' competition
# Derbies
# Derbies

SA Rugby announces new seven-team 'Super Rugby Unlocked' competition

Sep 28th 2020, 3:38 PM 8,214 Views 4 Comments

The Cheetahs, Pumas, and Griquas have joined the four existing Super Rugby sides.

# pumas - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

Argentina's most-capped player Creevy joins London Irish
# Exiles
# Exiles

Argentina's most-capped player Creevy joins London Irish

Aug 11th 2020, 12:06 PM 8,770 Views 7 Comments

The 35-year-old hooker, a former Pumas captain, was sold on the move after speaking to Declan Kidney.

# pumas - Saturday 20 July, 2019

Depleted New Zealand survive Argentina onslaught to claim narrow win
# All Blacks
# All Blacks

Depleted New Zealand survive Argentina onslaught to claim narrow win

Jul 20th 2019, 10:05 PM 18,885 Views 14 Comments

The Pumas kept the All Blacks scoreless in the second half.

# pumas - Monday 15 April, 2019

Pro14 open to further expansion but Pumas and Griquas won't be joining
# Future
# Future

Pro14 open to further expansion but Pumas and Griquas won't be joining

Apr 15th 2019, 6:36 PM 13,170 Views 15 Comments

Adding two teams to make a Pro16 is one potential avenue for the league in the coming years.

# pumas - Saturday 10 November, 2018

'He's gutted' - O'Brien breaks his arm during Ireland's win over Argentina
# No Luck
# No Luck

'He's gutted' - O'Brien breaks his arm during Ireland's win over Argentina

Nov 10th 2018, 8:44 PM 22,061 Views 15 Comments

The 31-year-old suffered the injury in the first half at the Aviva Stadium.

Ryan outstanding as scrappy Ireland overcome Pumas challenge in Dublin
# Battle
# Battle

Ryan outstanding as scrappy Ireland overcome Pumas challenge in Dublin

Nov 10th 2018, 8:25 PM 40,887 Views 133 Comments

Joe Schmidt and his team have plenty to work on before the All Blacks visit next weekend.

'Tough dude' Sean O'Brien set to bring an edge to Ireland's pack
# Sob
# Sob

'Tough dude' Sean O'Brien set to bring an edge to Ireland's pack

Nov 10th 2018, 8:15 AM 11,232 Views 15 Comments

The 31-year-old Tullow man is back in Ireland’s seven shirt after a year-long absence.

Cunning plans, 900kg and bajada - Ireland's November Tests go up a gear
# Preview
# Preview

Cunning plans, 900kg and bajada - Ireland's November Tests go up a gear

Nov 10th 2018, 7:00 AM 17,900 Views 10 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s side welcome Argentina to the Aviva Stadium this evening at 6.30pm.

# pumas - Friday 9 November, 2018

'We had a beer yesterday' - Pumas coach Ledesma picks Schmidt's brain
# Clermont Crew
# Clermont Crew

'We had a beer yesterday' - Pumas coach Ledesma picks Schmidt's brain

Nov 9th 2018, 6:25 PM 11,359 Views 5 Comments

The Argentina boss played for Clermont during Schmidt’s time as attack coach at the Top 14 club.

# pumas - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Argentina flyer Delguy keen on rematch with Stockdale
# Bright Young Things
# Bright Young Things

Argentina flyer Delguy keen on rematch with Stockdale

Nov 8th 2018, 6:00 AM 6,880 Views 7 Comments

The two young wings were opposing fullbacks in 2016, and could come face to face on a wing in the Aviva Stadium this weekend.

# pumas - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

How well do you remember Ireland's painful World Cup exits at the hands of Argentina?
# Heartbreakers
# Heartbreakers

How well do you remember Ireland's painful World Cup exits at the hands of Argentina?

Nov 7th 2018, 8:01 PM 30,933 Views 12 Comments

Come relive some Puma pain with us.

'The homework Tadhg does gets him into positions to play the way he does'
# Bajadita
# Bajadita

'The homework Tadhg does gets him into positions to play the way he does'

Nov 7th 2018, 7:15 AM 13,252 Views 10 Comments

Argentina have historically been famed for their scrummaging but Ireland should be confident up front.

Consistency is king for hard-working and high-ball-catching Conway
# Aerial Skills
# Aerial Skills

Consistency is king for hard-working and high-ball-catching Conway

Nov 7th 2018, 6:30 AM 6,129 Views 1 Comment

The 27-year-old has been putting time into the little details that make a big difference.

# pumas - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

Beirne's big outing in Chicago leaves Ireland spoiled in second row
# Headache
# Headache

Beirne's big outing in Chicago leaves Ireland spoiled in second row

Nov 6th 2018, 7:48 AM 10,745 Views 35 Comments

Joe Schmidt has very strong options in the locking department

No excuses for Schmidt's Ireland as they aim to move up a gear for Pumas
# Jet Lag
# Jet Lag

No excuses for Schmidt's Ireland as they aim to move up a gear for Pumas

Nov 6th 2018, 6:30 AM 10,070 Views 19 Comments

26 of the Irish players only got back from Chicago yesterday morning.

# pumas - Thursday 16 August, 2018

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

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

Aug 16th 2018, 2:47 PM 5,508 Views 9 Comments

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
# Cagey Affair
# Cagey Affair

First half effort sees Wales past Argentina

Jun 9th 2018, 10:39 PM 10,970 Views 11 Comments

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
# Dev's Discipline
# Dev's Discipline

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

Nov 23rd 2017, 1:38 AM 7,283 Views 9 Comments

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
# November Tests

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

Nov 20th 2017, 6:06 PM 11,960 Views 2 Comments

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
# Pumas
# Pumas

Pumas finish strongly to see off Italy

Nov 18th 2017, 5:04 PM 7,389 Views 1 Comment

This was no work of art in Florence.

# pumas - Friday 3 November, 2017

Struggling Argentina face 'difficult' November Tests
# Pumas
# Pumas

Struggling Argentina face 'difficult' November Tests

Nov 3rd 2017, 4:46 PM 9,046 Views 9 Comments

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
# Depth
# Depth

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

Sep 28th 2017, 10:05 AM 5,770 Views 3 Comments

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
# Skud Missile
# Skud Missile

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

Sep 6th 2017, 7:00 PM 10,509 Views 11 Comments

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
# Dangerous Den
# Dangerous Den

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

Jun 11th 2017, 1:31 AM 7,592 Views 3 Comments

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
# Depth Chart

Magic Damian McKenzie in line for All Black debut in Argentina

Sep 29th 2016, 11:23 AM 5,494 Views 11 Comments

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
# Due North
# Due North

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

Apr 5th 2016, 12:16 PM 9,367 Views 10 Comments

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
# Bronze Medal
# Bronze Medal

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

Oct 30th 2015, 10:12 PM 11,154 Views 18 Comments

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
# Emotional
# Emotional

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

Oct 25th 2015, 8:06 PM 8,913 Views 15 Comments

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?'
# Super Mario
# Super Mario

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

Oct 24th 2015, 7:30 AM 9,611 Views 1 Comment

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'
# Rwc 15
# Rwc 15

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

Oct 22nd 2015, 7:37 PM 4,968 Views 5 Comments

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
# Vamos!
# Vamos!

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

Oct 18th 2015, 6:15 PM 7,269 Views 18 Comments

Argentina swatted Ireland aside to move into the last four.

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

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

Oct 18th 2015, 12:23 AM 16,070 Views 40 Comments

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
# Breakdown
# Breakdown

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

Oct 17th 2015, 10:00 PM 7,599 Views 6 Comments

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
# Starting XV
# Starting XV

Argentina make 10 changes as frontliners return for Ireland clash

Oct 16th 2015, 1:12 PM 9,380 Views 5 Comments

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
# Green Light
# Green Light

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

Oct 16th 2015, 1:01 PM 30,032 Views 66 Comments

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
# Cats And Dogs

5 times Ireland v Argentina was too much to handle

Oct 14th 2015, 11:20 AM 12,456 Views 4 Comments

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
# Pumas
# Pumas

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

Oct 13th 2015, 10:09 PM 18,072 Views 16 Comments

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

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