Argentina national under-20 rugby union team

The Argentina national under-20 rugby union team, officially nicknamed Pumitas, represents Argentina at a national level. The team plays in the World Rugby Junior Championship.

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UnionArgentine Rugby Union
Nickname(s)Pumitas
Emblem(s)Yaguareté
Coach(es)Argentina José Pellicena
Team kit
Change kit
First international
Argentina Argentina 17–9 Ireland Ireland
(6 June 2008)
Largest win
Argentina Argentina 44–13 Scotland Scotland
(5 June 2013)
Largest defeat
New Zealand New Zealand 60–0 Argentina Argentina
(14 June 2008)
World Cup
Appearances9 (First in 2008)
Best result3rd, 2016
Official website
uar.com.ar/category/pumitas/

SquadEdit

Squad to the 2015 IRB Junior World Championship [1]

Forwards

  • Eugenio Achilli
  • Gaspar Baldunciel
  • Patricio Baronio Gauna
  • Cristian Bartoloni
  • Eduardo Bello
  • Ignacio Calas
  • Ignacio David Calles
  • Lucas Gasparri
  • Ignacio Larrague
  • Santiago Medrano
  • Enzo Ocampo
  • Nicolas Ocello
  • Benito Paolucci
  • Vittorio Rosti
  • Juan Manuel Diaz
  • Jose Deheza
  • Santiago Portillo
 

Backs

ManagementEdit

  • Nicolas Fernandez Lobbe - Head Coach
  • Galo Alvarez Quinones - Team Manager
  • Ricardo Carvajal - Physiotherapist
  • Carlos Cirillo - Team Doctor
  • Fernando Mendonca - Trainer
  • Cristian Del Castillo - Video Analyst
  • Guillermo Castex - Logistics Manager
  • Juan Pablo Bello - Team President

Tournament RecordEdit

Year Host Rank
2008   Wales 8th
2009   Japan 11th
2010   Argentina 6th
2011   Italy 9th
2012   South Africa 4th
2013   France 6th
2014   New Zealand 9th
2015   Italy 9th
2016   England 3rd

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Argentina U20 - Rugby - Scoresway - Results, fixtures, tables and statistics". www.scoresway.com. Archived from the original on 21 June 2018. Retrieved 19 April 2018.

External linksEdit