Javier Ortega Desio rugby player
Javier Ortega Desio rugby player

Javier Ortega Desio

14th Jun 1990 1.93m/108kg Openside Flanker

One Change to Los Pumas Starting XV to Face France

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina head coach Mario Ledesma has made just one change to his starting XV for Saturday’s clash with France at the Stade Pierre-Mauroy.         Having been promoted...

Ledesma springs a few surprises to face Ireland

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina coach Mario Ledesma has sprung a few surprises by naming Guido Petti at openside flanker and Tomas Cublli at scrumhalf for Saturday’s Test against Ireland in Dublin.     Ledesma...

Rugby Championship Team of the Week - Round 3

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

With round three of the Rugby Championship behind us, we picked our team of the week.   The All Blacks understandably dominate the team but a few Los Pumas have forced their way into the side with...

The Rugby Championship Round Three Preview

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand and South Africa have both made a number of changes ahead of round three of the Rugby Championship, while their opponents Argentina and Australia have been forced into some changes while...

Argentina change four to face All Blacks

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Los Pumas coach Mario Ledesma has made four changes to his side that beat the Springboks in Mendoza to face the All Blacks this weekend.   Martin Landajo replaces Gonzalo Bertanou in the starting...

Lions v Jaguares Super Rugby Preview

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Lions and Jaguares face off in a clash which has historically been won by the home side. The Lions will be vying for their third straight Super Rugby final and will be hope it will be third...

Super Rugby Playoffs Preview

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

15 Super Rugby teams have been narrowed down to just 8 teams who will battle it out to lift the Super Rugby trophy on 4 August.    Road to the Final:    Hurricanes v Chiefs The...

One change to Argentina squad to face Wales

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina Head Coach Daniel Hourcade has made one change to his starting line-up to face Wales in the second Test at Estadio Brigadier Estanislao López. Veteran scrum-half Martin Landajo comes...

Six Uncapped Players in Argentina Squad for June Internationals

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Six uncapped players have been named in the Argentina squad for the June Internationals. Los Pumas will play against Wales and Scotland next month, doing so in San Juan, Santa Fé, and Resistencia. Forwards:...

Super Rugby Team of the Week - Round 12

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another entertaining round of Super Rugby action this weekend with the Jaguares claiming another win over New Zealand opposition, the Hurricanes made it 8 in a row, the Stormers remained unbeaten at home...