It will be the ninth edition.
The Rugby World Cup. It will be played for the first time in Asia and the Pumas will face a complicated area.
TT It will be the first time it is celebrated in a “non-traditional” country of discipline, in addition to being the first to organize in Asia.
Fixture of Argentina: when the Pumas play in the Rugby World Cup and who their rivals are.
The start of the competition will be next Friday, September 20 at 7.45 Spanish time, when the home team faces Russia for group A. The opening match will be played at Tokyo Stadium, the same place where Los Pumas will debut one day. later, at 4.15 against France by group C.
The Pumas closed their preparation for the World Cup in Japan with a victory.
The Argentine team led by Mario Ledesma will also face Tonga (September 28 at 1.45), the very hard England (October 5 at 5) and the United States (October 9 at 1.45). To advance to the quarterfinals they must win at least three of the four matches (they rank the first two of each group).
Video: airline employees fired the All Blacks with an exciting haka in the middle of the runway.
The rest of the zones are formed by Japan, Russia, Ireland, Scotland and Samoa (group A), New Zealand, South Africa, Italy, Namibia and Canada (group B) and Australia, Wales, Fiji, Georgia and Uruguay (group C).
The particular rule of the Rugby World Cup: if it is suspended due to bad weather, the game is not rescheduled and signed 0-0
The grand final will be played six weeks after the start, on Saturday, November 2 at 6 in the Yokohama International Stadium. That day the Webb Ellis trophy will be at stake, which was won three times by New Zealand (current two-time champion), twice by Australia and South Africa and once by England. The best performance of the Pumas was third place in France 2007.