1960 Campeonato Argentino de Rugby

The Campeonato Argentino de Rugby 1960 was won by the selection of Buenos Aires Province ("Provincia") that beat in the final the selection of Capital.

16° Campeonato Argentino
Countries Argentina
Number of teams14
ChampionsProvincia (11th title)
Runners-upCapital
← 1959
1961 →

In this edition, made his first appearance the selection of Rio Negro y Neuquén, while disappear the selection of La Plata, encapsulated in the "Provincia". The semifinals was not played as usual in Buenos Aires, but in Rosario and Tucuman.

Rugby Union in Argentina in 1960Edit

Knock out stagesEdit

PRELIMINARY
28 August Mar del Plata - Río Paranà 10 - 0 Mar del Plata
28 August Valle de Lerma - Rosario 6 - 16 Salta
28 August San Juan - Santa Fe 18 - 6 San Juan
28 August Rio Negro y Neuquén - Sur 8 - 12 Cipolletti
28 August Rio Cuarto - UR del Norte 28 - 6 Rio Cuarto
28 August Córdoba - Cuyo 11 - 8 Córdoba


QUARTERS OF FINALS
11 September Rosario - Mar del Plata 9 - 0 Rosario
11 September Sur - Provincia 5 - 39 Córdoba
11 September UR del Norte - Córdoba 12 - 5 Tucumán
11 September San Juan - Capital 3 - 25 San Juan

SemifinalsEdit

25 October 1960
Rosario3-14Capital
Pen: CaballeroTry: Hogg, Salinas, Lumi ,
Con: Guastella ,
Drop: Guastella
Rosario
Referee: Carlos María Seminario.

Rosario: E. García, E. España, J. Pellejero, J.Caballero, J. Dimasse, O. Aletta, J. Ruiz, A. Paván, E. Kaden, R. Cerfoglio (cap.), A. Colla, E. Paquez, M. Chesta, N. Robson, R. Esmendi.
Capital: J. Lafleur, E. Krossler, A. Álvarez, L. Méndez, C. Salinas, A. Guastella (cap.), A. Sáenz Valiente, E. Gaviña, H. Vidou, G. McCormick, J. Lumi, W. Bunge, D. Churchill Browne, L. Sutton, R. Hogg.

27 October 1960
UR del Norte5-6Provincia
Pen: Campos ,
Drop: Ríos
Try: Esteban
Con: Nucci
S. Miguel de Tuc.
Referee: E. Aicardi

Norte: C. Ponce, Campos, J. Terán, Peiró, J. Esteban, J. Nucci, A. Frías Silva, Silva, M. Arcuri, E. Medina, J. Paz, C. Diambra, R. Terán Vega, J. Centurión, J. Ritorto.
, Provincia: J. Ríos, E. Neri, R. Oliveri, J. Guidi, R. Magnani, J. Cam¬pos, E. Holmgren, G. Montes de Oca, A. Salinas, E. Mitchelstein, R. Schmidt, B. Otaño, W. Aniz, J. Casanegra, E. Sorhaburu.

FinalEdit

2 October 1960
Provincia17-0Capital
Try: Neri, Magnani, Otaño
Con: Ríos
Pen: Ríos 2
San Isidro Club, Buenos Aires
Referee: César de Elizalde

Provincia: J. Ríos, E. Neri, J. Guidi, R. Oliveri, R. Magnani, I. Co¬mas, E. Holmgren, G. Montes de Oca, A. Salinas (cap.), E. Mit¬chelstein, R. Schmidt, B. Otaño, E. Sorhaburu, J. Casanegra, W. Aniz
Capital: J. Lafleur, E. Krossler, L. Méndez, E. Karplus, C. Salinas, A. Guastella (cap.), A. Sáenz Valiente, R. Hogg, D. Churchill Brow¬ne, L. Sutton, J. Lumi, W Bunge, E. Gaviña, H. Vidou, G. Mac Cormick

BibliographyEdit