The Argentine national team Seven search in Dubai his fifth consecutive title. Day 1 in the second tournament in that city started it in the best possible way. chili in the first instance and Japan then they suffered the forcefulness of The Pumas 7s. France beat the Argentine team and left it second in the red group. During the second day of competition, the Argentines prevailed over Spain for the quarterfinals, while they also did the same before Chile in the semifinals. Now they will play the final of the contest against Canada from 10:48.
Argentina 40-7 Chile (Friday) – Semifinal
The Pumas 7’s were relentless against Chile in the semi-finals of the Dubai Sevens and beat them 40-7. Those led by Santiago Gómez Cora played an almost perfect match on all lines. The tries were converted by Ignacio Mendy, Rodrigo Isgro, Lautaro Bazán Vélez on two occasions, Lucio Cinti and Franco Sábato.
Argentina 24-12 Spain (Friday) – Quarterfinals
The second day of the Dubai Sevens competition got off to the right foot for the Argentines as they easily beat Spain 24-12 and still hope to win the title. The tries for Santiago Gómez Cora’s team were converted by Santiago Mare, Lautaro Bazan Vélez and Lucio Cinti, on two occasions.
Argentina 19-21 France (Thursday)
Gómez Cora’s team could not close the first day in the ideal way. He fell to the Gauls and finished second in the Red Group. The tries of the Argentine team were from Santiago Álvarez Fourcade, Lautaro Bazán Vélez and Matías Osadczuk.
Argentina 28-10 Japan (Thursday)
The second game of Los Pumas 7s was more fought than the first, although the team led by Santiago Gómez Cora never had the risk of losing the duel. Ignacio Mendy, Rodrigo Etchart and a double by Rodrigo Isgro gave the Argentine team victory. The Japanese discounted twice.
Argentina 41-0 Chile (Thursday)
The first game of Los Pumas 7s left no doubts. Gómez Cora’s team defeated the Chilean team with authority. Two tries by Mare, two by Bazán Vélez, one by Mendy, one by Cinti and one by Sábato sealed the final win to start the second tournament in Dubai in spectacular fashion.