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Argentina captain suspended over offensive social media posts

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentine Rugby Union has suspended captain Pablo Matera and two other members of the national team over “discriminatory and xenophobic” comments published by the players on social media.     This...

The story behind the All Blacks tribute to Diego Maradona

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks captain Sam Cane has credited scrumhalf TJ Perenara with the idea of presenting Argentina with an All Blacks jersey with the name Maradona on the back.     Cane laid...

All Blacks See Off Pumas With A Clinical Performance

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand avenged their historic first ever defeat to Argentina two weeks ago with an emphatic 38-0 victory over the Pumas in the second last fixture of the Tri Nations Championship. New Zealand missed...

Top Performers: Argentina vs New Zealand

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

 Hurricane’s loosie Ardie Savea showed his class today from the back of the scrum. On attack, he managed to score a lovely try in the first half, carrying the ball 15 times for 41 metres.  El...