Nicolas Sanchez rugby player
Nicolas Sanchez rugby player

Nicolas Sanchez

26th Oct 1988 1.77m/83kg Fly Half

Sanchez, like many others, has represented Argentina at every level from U19's right to the senior team.

Sánchez played for Pampas XV at the 2011 Vodacom Cup in South Africa. He moved to Bordeaux in the Top 14 in France, where he played from 2011/12 to 2013/14. He also played for Toulon from 2014 to 2015.

Sanchez has been a solid replacement for Contepomi at 10 and will guide Los Pumas for many years to come & was top points-scorer during 2014 Rugby Championship.

He became the top point scorer in the 2015 Rugby World Cup with 97 points, helping his country to achieve a fourth-place position.

Sanchez joined the new Argentinian Super Rugby franchise Jaguares for the 2016 season alongside fellow internationals Creevy, Juan Martín Hernández & Cordero.

He played 13 times during his maiden season with the Jaguares scoring 142 points & backed that up in 2017 with 11 appearances and 89 points.

Ahead of Los Pumas Autumn Series encounter against Ireland, Sanchez has lined out on 59 occasions for his country.

Sanchez took his test cap tally to 63 by the end of the June Internationals and will represent the Jagaures for the remainder of the 2018 Super Rugby season before linking up with Top14 side Stade Francais in January.

Sanchez heads into the 2018 Rugby Championship with 35 test caps.

Career

argentina Argentina
Fly Half
2010 - present
sf-blason-210x210 Stade Francais
Fly Half
2018 - present
ub Union Bordeaux Begles
Fly Half
2011 - 2014
toulon_rugby_logo RC Toulon
Fly Half
2014 - 2015
unnamed (1) Jaguares
Fly Half
2015 - 2018