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All Blacks win Rugby Championship

Rugby Sep 30, 2018

All Blacks win Rugby Championship

Winger Rieko Ioane scored two tries as New Zealand rebounded from a shock loss against South Africa to beat Argentina 35-17 Saturday to win the Rugby Championship for the sixth time in seven years. The All Blacks' title win was delayed when they were beaten ...

Richie Mo'unga to make first start for All Blacks

Rugby Sep 6, 2018

Richie Mo'unga to make first start for All Blacks

Flyhalf Richie Mo'unga will start a test for the first time and scrumhalf Te Toiroa Tahuriorangi could make his debut from the bench for New Zealand in Saturday's Rugby Championship game Argentina in Nelson. The 24-year-old Mo'unga has starred in the Super Rugby for the ...

More Sports / Tennis Sep 4, 2018

Patricio Heras receives five-year ban for match-fixing

Argentina's Patricio Heras has been banned from tennis for five years and fined $25,000 for match-fixing and other related offenses. Heras was convicted of contriving the outcome of a match played at the ATP Challenger tournament in Barranquilla, Colombia, in September 2015. He was also found ...

Soccer Aug 25, 2018

Iconic stadium changing name

A plaque at the main entrance of the Argentinos Juniors club stadium reads: "The best player of all times made his career debut in this stadium on October 20, 1976." Diego Maradona played his first professional game in this small club in a Buenos Aires ...

Argentine Senate blocks legalizing abortion

World / Social Issues Aug 9, 2018

Argentine Senate blocks legalizing abortion

Argentina's senators on Thursday voted against legalizing abortion in the homeland of Pope Francis, dashing the hopes of women's rights groups after the bill was approved by the legislature's lower house months earlier. The vote, with 38 against, 31 in favor and two abstentions, capped ...