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Admiral Brown Cup

The Admiral William Brown Cup is contested between Argentina and Ireland at rugby union. It was played for on 16 November 2012 at the Aviva Stadium. The trophy is named after Admiral William Brown, the Irish-Argentine who founded the Argentine Navy. It is a joint initiative involving the Embassy of Argentina in Dublin, the Embassy of Ireland in Buenos Aires, the Argentine Rugby Union and the Irish Rugby Football Union.

Admiral Brown Cup
SportRugby union
Number of teams2
Country Argentina
Holders Ireland (2018)
Most titles Ireland (4 titles)


Details P   Argentina   Ireland D Argentina points Ireland points
  Argentina 2 0 2 0 34 52
  Ireland 1 0 1 0 24 46
Overall 3 0 3 0 58 98


Year Date Venue Home Score Away Trophy
2018 10 November Aviva Stadium, Dublin Ireland   28–17   Argentina  
2017 25 November Aviva Stadium, Dublin Ireland   28–19   Argentina  
2014 14 June Estadio Monumental José Fierro, Tucumán Argentina   17–23   Ireland  
7 June Estadio Centenario, Resistencia 17–29
2012 16 November Aviva Stadium, Dublin Ireland   46–24   Argentina  

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