Argentina’s Rugby World Cup campaign starts Sunday 20th September – keep up to date with all the latest news and fixtures, and check our Rugby World Cup 2015 page for more information.

Argentina’s Rugby World Cup Record: P30 W15 D0 L15

1987 Pool stages
1991 Pool stages
1995 Pool stages
1999 Quarter-final
2003 Pool stages
2007 Third
2011 Quarter-final

How they qualified: Automatically as one of the top 12 sides at RWC 2011.

Vital statistic: 21 – the number of minutes Argentina had to hold on in the opening game of World Cup 2007 in order to defeat hosts France.

Did you know? The Pumas didn’t win a single game at the 1991 and 1995 World Cups, conceding 170 points over the two tournaments.

If they were a celebrity… Doctor Who – there was nothing happening in the 90s, but they keep regenerating with ever improving effects

Odds: 100-1

Breaking free: Pablo Matera terrorises the Tongan defence

World Cup 2015: Argentina 45-16 Tonga

It wasn’t routine, but five tries and a win was fine reward for Argentina after trading blows with Tonga. The Pacific Islanders have nothing left to fight for in this…

Winging it: Can Santiago Cordero and Argentina sprint into the quarter-finals? (Photo: Getty Images)

Five things Argentina must do v Tonga

The All Blacks are odds-on to top the pool, and Tonga sit second at the moment, just one bonus point ahead of the Pumas. Whoever manages to pick up their…

Bonus time: Argentina celebrate their fourth try. (Photo: Getty Images)

World Cup 2015: Argentina 54-9 Georgia

Six second-half tries from Argentina took a game that was in the balance and tilted it on its axis as the Pumas picked up their first match points of this…


World Cup Highlights: Argentina 54-9 Georgia

Argentina scored six second half tries in an emphatic victory over Georgia at Kingsholm – Watch the official World Cup highlights here. For the latest Rugby World subscription offers, click here.


World Cup Highlights: New Zealand 26-16 Argentina

New Zealand opened their World Cup campaign with a hefty bonus-point win over Canada at the Millennium Stadium – here are the official World Cup highlights of the match. For the latest Rugby World subscription offers, click here.  …


World Cup 2015: New Zealand 26-16 Argentina

New Zealand came through in the second half of this hugely enjoyable contest as a spirited Argentina ran out of steam just as the Kiwi substitutes changed the momentum of the…


Five Talking points – August

Argentina make rugby history August was largely a month of Rugby World Cup warmups and national coaches carefully pruning their squads like Mister Miyagi tending to a bonsai tree. But…