Joaquin Diaz Bonilla rugby player
Joaquin Diaz Bonilla rugby player

Joaquin Diaz Bonilla

12th Apr 1989 1.77m/80kg Fly Half

Díaz Bonilla came through the Argentine junior program. In 2009 he played for Los Pumitas before playing for Los Pumas 7’s from 2011-2015.

He was called into the Jaguares side to provide back-up to Nicolás Sánchez for the 2017 Super Rugby season.

Following the conclusion of the 2018 season, Bonilla has made 10 appearances for the Jaguares scoring 18 points.

He was named in Los Pumas squad for the 2018 Rugby Championship and made his test debut against Ireland at Lansdowne Road in November.

He had a standout Super Rugby season in 2019, helping the Jaguares to the Super Rugby Final. He was included in the Pumas Rugby Championship squad but missed out on a place in the Argentina Rugby World Cup squad.

After missing out on the Pumas World Cup squad he took up an opportunity in France where he joined Racing 92 on a short term deal with the Top 14 giants lost Finn Russell and Ben Volavola after their selections for the World Cup.

He will return to Argentina ahead of the Super Rugby season.

Career

unnamed (1) Jaguares
Fly Half
2017 - present
logo_racing2 Racing 92
Fly Half
2019 - present
argentina Argentina 7's
Fullback
2014 - 2015
argentina Argentina
Fly Half
2018 - 2019