Javier Ortega Desio rugby player
Javier Ortega Desio rugby player

Javier Ortega Desio

14th Jun 1990 1.93m/108kg Openside Flanker

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...

Super Rugby Round 6: Team of the Week

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

After another fantastic round of Super Rugby, we had a few tough calls to make for our Team of the Week. Notably at outside centre, flyhalf, wing and no.8.   Here is out round 6 Team of the Week:   1....

Preview: Rugby Championship

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The final round of the Rugby Championship sees the All Blacks travel to Cape Town to face the Springboks on Saturday, while later that same day the Wallabies will face the Los Pumas in front of a spirited...

Thursday Morning Round Up

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies lose Haylett-Petty ahead of Springbok clash Haylett-Petty has battled a biceps injury in recent weeks, after suffering a minor tear during Force training last month. Full story       Rugby...

Pumas Drop Lavanini

2 years ago by Argentina Rugby

Argentina lock Tomas Lavanini's has been dropped from the Pumas squad for their Australasian tour after he received a red card against South Africa last week.   The 24-year-old was sent off...

Argentina names squad for the Rugby Championship

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Los Pumas Head Coach has named a 33-man roster to begin training for the Rugby Championship on July 31.   Having missed the majority of the Super Rugby season, scrum-half Tomás Cubelli...

Argentina name squad to face England and Georgia

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina have named their 32-man squad for the June Tests at home against England and Georgia. Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro and Tomás Lavanini return to the squad having missed the November Tests...

Weekly Round Up

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Francois Louw 2-week ban dismissed Francois Louw, who received a two-week ban for a dangerous tackle, will be free to play again on Tuesday 7 March after the appeal against the ban imposed was...

Wednesday Afternoon Round Up

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons sign DTH van der Merwe Newcastle Falcons have added another proven top-level try-scorer to their squad with the news that Canada and Scarlets wing DTH van der Merwe is moving to Kingston...

Jaguares trio sign contract extensions

3 years ago by Jaguares Rugby

The Jaguares and UAR have confirmed the contract extensions of Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro, Javier Ortega Desio and Enrique Pieretto until 2019.  Head Coach of the Jaguars, Raúl Pérez,...