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Rugby-Jaguares can't afford top players any more - ARU President

30 Jul 2020

BUENOS AIRES, July 30 The Jaguares Super Rugby team have released all of their top players because they can no longer afford their salaries due to the chaos wrought by the new coronavirus pandemic, the president of the Argentine Rugby Union told Reuters on Wednesday.

Judge bans fan from Boca games over unpaid child support

03 Dec 2019

BUENOS AIRES A judge in Argentina has banned a Boca Juniors fan from attending any of the club’s future games until he pays what he owes his ex-wife in child support.

Maradona to stay on at Gimnasia

21 Nov 2019

BUENOS AIRES Diego Maradona decided to stay on as coach of Argentine club Gimnasia y Esgrima in a surprising about turn on Thursday, two days after saying he was leaving his job at the struggling first division side.

Maradona to coach Argentine club Gimnasia y Esgrima

05 Sep 2019

BUENOS AIRES World Cup winner Diego Maradona has signed a deal with Argentine side Gimnasia y Esgrima, returning to coach in his homeland for the first time since 2010.

Soccer-Maradona to coach Argentine club Gimnasia y Esgrima

05 Sep 2019

BUENOS AIRES, Sept 5 World Cup winner Diego Maradona has signed a deal with Argentine side Gimnasia y Esgrima, returning to coach in his homeland for the first time since 2010.

Pumas aim to upset confident title-chasing Springboks

09 Aug 2019

BUENOS AIRES South Africa could seal their first Rugby Championship since 2009 with a win against Argentina on Saturday but Pumas centre Jeronimo de la Fuente said his team will aim to take advantage of their rivals' confidence that they can win the title.

We want to stop South Africa winning title - Pumas captain

08 Aug 2019

BUENOS AIRES Argentina have warned South Africa not to expect an easy walk to the Rugby Championship title in their decisive final match in Salta on Saturday.

Pumas eye best chance of first win over All Blacks

18 Jul 2019

BUENOS AIRES Argentina have never beaten New Zealand at rugby in 32 matches but momentum on one side and personnel changes on the other mean they may never have a better chance to end that run than on Saturday in Buenos Aires. 

Williams doubtful for Saturday's Argentina test

16 Jul 2019

BUENOS AIRES Sonny Bill Williams is unlikely to recover from a hamstring injury in time to play for the New Zealand against Argentina on Saturday, All Blacks assistant coach Ian Foster said on Tuesday.

Absence of Crusaders' players give replacements golden opportunity

15 Jul 2019

BUENOS AIRES The absence of eight Crusaders players could weaken New Zealand for their Rugby Championship opener in Argentina but the replacements have a golden opportunity to stake their claim for a permanent place, All Blacks hooker Dane Coles said on Monday.

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Biden leads Trump nationally, but race much tighter in key states

The U.S. presidential race is much closer than national surveys suggest, according to Reuters/Ipsos opinion polls in battleground states that show Democrat Joe Biden with only a slim lead over President Donald Trump in three highly competitive states and in a dead heat in three others.