Kirchner or Fernandez: Who's really going to run Argentina?

World / Politics Nov 4, 2019

Kirchner or Fernandez: Who's really going to run Argentina?

Alberto Fernandez has just been elected president of Argentina, but before even taking office he faces suggestions that he is a puppet for former President Cristina Kirchner. Fernandez may have defeated incumbent Mauricio Macri at the polls on Oct. 27, but he did so with ...

England ready for Argentina clash

Rugby Oct 3, 2019

England ready for Argentina clash

by Andrew McKirdy

England head coach Eddie Jones on Thursday paid tribute to Japan's "outstanding" Rugby World Cup win over Ireland, before turning his attention back to his team's crunch match against Argentina this weekend. Former Japan head coach Jones led the Brave Blossoms to a famous 34-32 ...

Julian Montoya leads Argentina past Tonga

Rugby Sep 28, 2019

Julian Montoya leads Argentina past Tonga

Argentina hooker Julian Montoya scored a rapid first-half hat trick as the Pumas beat Tonga 28-12 on Saturday to revive their bid for a Rugby World Cup quarterfinal place. Montoya's treble at Hanazono Stadium equaled Argentina's record for the most tries in a single World ...

Rugby Sep 24, 2019

France's players angry about scrum refereeing at Rugby World Cup

France's players are fuming over the refereeing during their last-gasp win over Argentina in their Pool C opener at the Rugby World Cup. Les Bleus won Saturday's encounter 23-21 in Tokyo thanks to a Camille Lopez drop goal 10 minutes from time, but the French ...