All posts tagged "Argentina"

  • Rugby
    Winter Tours Tipping Comp – Final Week

    Congratulations go to Jimbo, winner of the Winter tours tipping comp. Jimbo appeared to take the view that a slow, well timed rise to the summit was the way to do it (shadowing the Wallabies???), moving from 34th after the first round, he hit his straps going to 6th, then 3rd before...

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    Winter Tours Tipping Comp – Week 2

    The comp has opened up a little with 4 games to tip last week. Drewboy had a corker, picking all 4 results and tipping the margin for the Wallabies v England game as well as getting margin points in the Argentina v Scotland game. #1 Tah relinquished the lead by only dropping...

  • Rugby
    Winter Tours Tipping – Week 1

    A nice soft start to this short tipping comp, with only two games to worry about. The only way to get yourself into an early lead with this one, was margins. Cheezel did the job with the Wallabies vs Fiji, picking the 46 point margin, and #1 Tah cleaned up the Saffa...

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    Winter Tours Tipping Comp

    In order to make use of the time between the end of the Super 14 and the tri-nations go a little more smoothly, we will be running a tipping comp for the inbound winter test season. Here’s how to join: 1 – go to Superbru 2 – register / login 3 –...

  • France vs Argentina; 3rd place review and scores

    French dicked Argentina 34 France 10For those of us who thought this game would be a damp squibb – wrong. Both sides turned up ready to rumble, as evidenced by the constant niggle and sniping throughout. But what this game made clear to me, more than any other, was what has gone...

  • South Africa vs Argentina: score & review

    Boks 37 Pumas 13If you look at the scorelines of the last couple of South Africa wins, you figure they’ve had it easy. But that’s not the case. For large parts of this game the Pumas controlled the ball (49% possession and 54% territory) and built some great momentum, to then throw...

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    France vs England, South Africa vs Argentina previews

    It’s all about momentum Article by Sportsfreak, G&GR comments in green The Southern Hemisphere’s Triumphant Weekend. The...

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    South Africa vs Fiji, Argentina vs Scotland previews

    The Sunday Hangover by Sportsfreak G&G comments in green While all focus has been on Saturday’s quarter-finals...

  • South Africa vs Tonga, England vs Samoa, Argentina vs Namibia

    SEE TONGA VS ENGLAND SCORE AND REVIEW HERE Islanders do themselves proud Yesterday Tonga and Samoa brought some good old fashioned passion and excitement to the Rugby World Cup, while Argentina continued to justify their new world ranking. Here are the scores and a few thoughts on the games. South Africa 30Tongan...

  • World Cup weekend round-up

    There are plenty of places where you can get the scoop on what happened over the weekend – Sportsfreak did a great job. So what I’m going to do here is a give a quick spray of the key talking points as I see ’em. France, New Zealand and RispuctFor anyone who’s...

  • France vs Argentina – Score, review & stats

    FOR 3RD PLACE PAYOFF SEE HERE Les Frogs 12Los Pumas 17 From the opening game this world cup is setting itself up as one you’re not going to forget in a hurry. What an upset. What drama. What a classic. We have all been Frenched – just when we thought they’d pulled...

  • Wales vs Argentina – score, result & mini review

    Wales 27Argentina 20 What started off as a lackluster friendly, turned into a hard fought nailbiter at the Millenium Stadium today. At half time, it looked like Wales were running away with it up 27-10. The visitors seemed to be losing all shape and discipline under pressure, almost like we were back...