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Brumbies another step closer to signing Argentinian scrumhalf

Lee Gaskin   The ACT Brumbies' elusive search for an experienced scrumhalf to replace Nic White appears to be over.

Imhoff hat-trick stuns Springboks

DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA - AUGUST 08: Argentina players celebrating after the win over South Africa during The Castle Lager Rugby Championship 2015 match between South Africa and Argentina at Growthpoint Kings Park on August 08, 2015 in Durban, South Africa. (Photo by Steve Haag/Gallo Images/Getty Images)

Nick Said   Three tries to winger Juan Imhoff lead Argentina to an upset win over South Africa.

Brumbies linked with Pumas scrumhalf Cubelli

Tomas Cubelli playing for the Barbarians against England in June 2014.

David Polkinghorne   The ACT Brumbies are in discussions to bring Argentina scrumhalf Tomas Cubelli to the club next season.

Mumm magic sets Wallabies loose

Powerplay: Dean Mumm crashes over to shift the momentum the Wallabies' way.

Phil Lutton   Dean Mumm made a spectacular return to Test rugby with a pivotal play against the Pumas in Mendoza.

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Camacho makes comeback as Pumas make seven changes

Gonzalo Camacho returns to the Pumas side.

Argentina wing Gonzalo Camacho makes his international comeback after three shoulder operations in two years when they face Australia in the Rugby Championship in Mendoza on Saturday.

Speight of Wallabies signings continue

Brumbies winger Henry Speight.

David Polkinghorne   World Cup winning winger Joe Roff says Henry Speight has the "X-factor" to be a match winner on the world's biggest stage.

How Matt Toomua became a Wallaby

Matt Toomua needs to improve his tackling technique.

Phil Lutton   A 'welcome to first grade' talk from former coach Tony Rea was the tonic that put the starch in Wallabies midfield hardman Matt Toomua.

Giteau ruled out of Argentina Rugby Test

Ruled out:  Matt Giteau played his first test in four years on Sautrday night.

Adrian Warren   Wallabies centre Matt Giteau has been ruled out of next weekend's Rugby Championship clash with Argentina due to a sternum injury he suffered during his return to the Test arena .

White's chance to badger his way into Wallabies World Cup squad

Former Brumby Nic White has a chance to impress for the World Cup after an injury to Will Genia.

David Polkinghorne   The Honey Badger's translator one minute, a chance to book a ticket to the World Cup the next. And Larkham says a Brumby is one of the most damaging players in the world.

Argentina's drop goals sink France

Tomas Cubelli unleashes a box kick against France.

Argentina produced a tactical masterclass to beat France 18-13 at the Stade de France in Paris on Saturday.

Pumas lost their heads after Wallaby win

Juan Imhoff of Argentina in action against the Wallabies on the Gold Coast.

Argentina lost their way following last month's historic 21-17 victory over Australia in the Rugby Championship, winger Juan Imoff has admitted.

Pumas roar home to edge tiring Italy

Italy halfback Edoardo Gori snipes at the defensive line.

Argentina roared back to beat hosts Italy 20-18 with their two tries eclipsing the awesome boot of new Azzurri kicking king Kelly Haimona on Friday.

Scotland bust home hoodoo over Pumas

Swan dive: Tommy Seymour scores for Scotland.

Simon Turnbull   Brothers Richie and Jonny Gray paved the way for Scotland's first home win against Argentina for 24 years, a convincing 41-31 victory.

Wallabies refuse to make excuses after Argentine debacle

Stranglehold: Israel Folau is tackled during the Wallabies' upset loss to the Pumas.

Georgina Robinson   If it wasn't all Kurtley Beale's fault, then the Wallabies have a big problem.

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Don't blame lasers for defeat: Bernard Foley

Wallabies

Georgina Robinson   Bernard Foley has refused to blame laser beams for the Wallabies shambolic capitulation to the Pumas on Saturday but conceded it would be helpful if match officials granted kickers a second shot at goal when the potentially harmful practice takes place. 

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How a T-shirt sparked drama for Kurtley Beale and the Wallabies

Kurtley Beale dumped from Wallabies (Thumbnail)

Georgina Robinson   Mendoza: A request that Kurtley Beale change his t-shirt escalated into a heated in-flight argument that has shrouded the playmaker in controversy, put a staff member's future in doubt and now threatens to engulf the Wallabies one day out from a must-win Test match.

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Kurtley Beale dumped from Wallabies line-up

Beale at a training session in Buenos Aires.

Georgina Robinson   Kurtley Beale has been axed from the Wallabies line up less than a day after it emerged he was involved in a heated in-flight argument with a staff member.

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All Blacks win third successive Rugby Championship

Malakai Fekitoa of the All Blacks charges through the Pumas defence.

The All Blacks wrapped up their third successive Rugby Championship crown with a comprehensive 34-13 win over Argentina in La Plata.

Beauden Barrett ready to take charge against Pumas

Fresh start: Beauden Barrett during his run-on debut against the Pumas in Napier.

Liam Napier   Be the boss. That's Beauden Barrett's mission against the Pumas in La Plata.

Pumas change three for All Blacks Test

Juan Martin Fernandez Lobbe will miss next week's Test against the Wallabies.

Argentina made three changes in the starting lineup to face New Zealand in the Rugby Championship on Saturday.