Hugo Porta of Argentina

Major teams: Banco Nacion Country: Argentina
 Test span: 1971-90 Argentina caps: 58 (58 starts) South America caps: 8 (8 starts) Test points: 651 (12T, 90C, 114P, 28DG) The fly-half’s first…

Agustin Pichot fires a pass away

Major teams: Richmond, Bristol, Stade Français, Racing Metro
 

Country: Argentina
 
Test span: 1995-2007 
Argentina caps: 71 (69 starts) 

Test points: 60 (12T) In the immediate aftermath of Argentina’s maiden Rugby…

Argentina's Mario Ledesma

Major teams: Curupatyi, Narbonne, Castres, Clermont
 Country: Argentina

 Test span: 1996-2011
 Argentina caps: 84 (67 starts)

 Test points: 15 (3 tries) Wallaby prop Sekope Kepu might seem an odd choice…

Patricio Noriega cut his teeth in the toughest of propping breeding grounds – the Pumas’ front row. Born in Buenos Aires, the tighthead played for his local club, Hindu, before…

Playing at tighthead prop is rarely, if ever, a case of rocking up to a big stage for the first time, packing down and blowing everyone away. More often, playing…