Jaguares bench powerhouse for Chiefs

Wed, 02 May 2018 09:23
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TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT: The Jaguares have opted to bench Argentinian international Agustin Creevy for their Super Rugby match against the Chiefs on Friday.

Creevy, who scored the opening try during the Jaguares' historic 20-13 win over the Blues, makes way for Julian Montoya at hooker.

In the second row, Tomans Lavanini comes in for Matias Alemanno, who drops to the bench.

While Javier Ortega Desio takes over the No.8 jersey and Tomas Lezana comes in at the No.6 position.

In the backline, Ramiro Moyano replaces Bautista Delguy at right wing.

Scrumhalf Gonzalo Bertranou is promoted to the starting XV, he partners up with Argentinian international Nicolas Sanchez with Martin Landajo moving to the bench.

Jaguares: 15 Joaquin Tuculet, 14 Ramiro Moyano, 13 Matias Orlando, 12 Jeronimo De La Fuente, 11 Emiliano Boffelli, 10 Nicolas Sanchez, 9 Gonzalo Bertranou, 8 Javier Ortega Desio, 7 Marcos Kremer, 6 Tomas Lezana, 5 Tomas Lavanini, 4 Guido Petti Pagadizaval, 3 Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro, 2 Julian Montoya, 1 Santiago Garcia Botta
Replacements: 16 Agustin Creevy, 17 Javier Manuel Diaz, 18 Santiago Medrano, 19 Matias Alemanno, 20 Leonardo Senatore, 21 Martin Landajo, 22 Santiago Gonzalez Iglesias, 23 Juan Cruz Mallia

Date: Friday, May 4
Venue: International Stadium, Rotorua
Kick-off: 19.35 (04.35 Buenos Aires time; 07.45 GMT)
Referee: Mike Fraser
Assistant referees: Paul Williams, Brendon Pickerill
TMO: Shane McDermott

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