Argentina national under-20 rugby union team

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Argentina
Pumitas Argentina rugby logo.png
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/

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.

Squad[edit]

Squad to the 2015 IRB Junior World Championship [1]

Forwards

  • Eugenio Achilli
  • Gaspar Baldunciel
  • Patricio Baronio Gauna
  • Cristian Bartoloni
  • Eduardo Bello
  • Emiliano Bofelli
  • Ignacio Calas
  • Ignacio David Calles
  • Julian Dominguez Widmer
  • Matias Ferro
  • Lucas Gasparri
  • Ignacio Larrague
  • Juan Cruz Mallia
  • Santiago Medrano
  • Enzo Ocampo
  • Nicolas Ocello
  • Benito Paolucci
  • Vittorio Rosti
  • Juan Manuel Diaz
  • Jose Deheza
  • Santiago Portillo
 

Backs

  • Lautaro Bazan Velez
  • Tomas Granella
  • Domingo Miotti
  • Ernesto Olmedo Paz
  • Santiago Resino
  • Ignacio Albornoz
  • Bautista Ezcurra

Management[edit]

  • 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 Record[edit]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Argentina U20 - Rugby - Scoresway - Results, fixtures, tables and statistics". www.scoresway.com. Retrieved 19 April 2018.

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