Argentina overthrow Scotland to win the series

The Pumas were disposed of Scotland 34-31 on Saturday at Santiago Del Estero. Their second victory out of the three matches between the two teams.

The Argentinian Pumas, authors of a breathtaking final and a test in the last seconds beat the Scots 34 to 31 and won the series of tests, Saturday in Santiago Del Estero in the 3rd and last match. The Pumas won the first Test 26-18 on July 9 in Jujuy before losing the second 29-6 on July 2 in Salta.

Trailing 13-28 in the 49th minute, Australian coach Michael Cheika’s men never gave up and ended up overthrowing their opponents, who were dominating most of the match, producing a fiery final, concluded by the victory test scored by the winger and kicker, Emiliano Boffelli, former Racing 92 today in Edinburgh.

Four tries everywhere

Each team scored four tries. The Argentinians by opener Santiago Carreras (20th), prop Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro (51st), scrum half Gonzalo Bertranou (67th) and Boffelli (80+2) and the Scots by winger Duhan van der Merwe (13th , 48th) and hooker Ewan Ashman (25th, 43rd).


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