September 13, 2018 / 7:03 AM / 2 months ago

UPDATE 1-FACTBOX-Rugby Championship - Australia v Argentina

(Updates factbox moved on Sept 13 after change to Australia team)

SYDNEY, Sept 14 (Reuters) - Factbox for Saturday’s Rugby Championship test between Australia and Argentina:

When: Sept. 15, 8:00 p.m. local (1000 GMT)

Where: Robina Stadium, Gold Coast (capacity: 27,400)

Referee: John Lacey (Ireland)

Assistant referees: Glen Jackson (New Zealand), Paul Williams (New Zealand); TMO: Glenn Newman (New Zealand)

AUSTRALIA

World ranking: 5

Coach: Michael Cheika

Captain: David Pocock

Team:

15-Dane Haylett-Petty, 14-Israel Folau, 13-Reece Hodge, 12-Matt Toomua, 11-Marika Koroibete, 10-Kurtley Beale, 9-Will Genia, 8-Pete Samu, 7-David Pocock, 6-Lukhan Tui, 5-Izack Rodda, 4-Rory Arnold, 3-Allan Alaalatoa, 2-Tatafu Polota-Nau, 1-Scott Sio.

Replacements: 16-Folau Faingaa, 17-Sekope Kepu, 18-Taniela Tupou, 19-Adam Coleman, 20-Ned Hanigan, 21-Nick Phipps, 22-Bernard Foley, 23-Jack Maddocks

ARGENTINA

World ranking: 9

Coach: Mario Ledesma

Captain: Agustin Creevy

Team:

15-Emiliano Boffelli, 14-Bautista Delguy, 13-Matias Moroni, 12-Jeronimo de la Fuente, 11-Ramiro Moyano, 10-Nicolas Sanchez, 9-Gonzalo Bertranou, 8-Javier Ortega Desio, 7-Marcos Kremer, 6-Pablo Matera, 5-Tomas Lavanini, 4-Guido Petti, 3-Santiago Medrano, 2-Agustin Creevy, 1-Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro.

Replacements: 16-Julian Montoya, 17-Santiago Garcia Botta, 18-Juan Pablo Zeiss, 19-Matias Alemanno, 20-Juan Manuel Leguizamon, 21-Martin Landajo, 22-Bautista Ezcurra, 23-Juan Cruz Mallia

OVERALL RECORD

Played: 29

Australia wins: 23

Argentina wins: 5

Draws: 1

LAST FIVE MEETINGS

2017 Argentina 20-37 Australia, Mendoza

2017 Australia 45-20 Argentina, Canberra

2016 Australia 33-21 Argentina, Twickenham

2016 Australia 36-20 Argentina, Perth

2015 Australia 29-15 Argentina, Twickenham (Rugby World Cup) (Compiled by Nick Mulvenney; Editing by Amlan Chakraborty)

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