In what was the return of the rugby activity of the URBA, Alumni defeated Los Tilos 27-12, in the match for the first day of the Top 12. The local was superior in the second stage and managed to stay with the victory.
In the first half, Alumni, with a strong headwind, showed some interesting group movements, although without being able to break the good defense of the La Plata team, who as the minutes passed, began to play and give rhythm to the game. Thus came the first conquest of the visit. Through a good obtaining in the line and better push, Iván Koremblit ended up inside the rival’s ingoal.
The game continued with both teams with good intentions, open play and trying to generate some spaces but with the logical infractions of a long time without activity. However, Alumni seized the last of the clock in the first stage. Through a ball obtained with difficulty, Tomás Cubilla showed off, Thomas Bivort He took the ball and ended up under the sticks of the Platenses to score his conquest.
The complement started with a team from Los Tilos trying to be the protagonist before the owners of the house and against the wind. But Alumni put the handbrake on him and began to pull the strings of the match. With the aim of Tobías Wade, who was taking advantage of each infraction committed by the rival, and the power of Ignacio Milou, the local found comfort on the playing field. At the end, those of Barrio Obrero found the formula to break the defense of Alumni and Baptist Gatti supported the try at the close of the game. Alumni won, who despite the losses in their pack of forwards, sought it out against a complicated and fierce Los Tillos.