In his debut in the Jolympic games, Pumas 7s beat Australia 29-19 and they achieved a key victory to dream of the passage to the next instance. The Argentine team played an exceptional first half and managed to win against a direct rival in Group A, which he shares with the All Blacks 7s and South Korea.
LOS PUMAS 7S 29-19 AUSTRALIA (Sunday)
From the beginning of the match, the Argentine national team showed all its superiority against Australia 7s. Lucio Cinti, in his debut in the Olympic Games, he supported the first try of the match, after a good team move and with patience. Without letting Australia out, with good efficiency in pressure and tackles, the team led by Santiago Gómez Cora increased the distance on the scoreboard thanks to the conquest of Matías Osadczuk, after the push of Cinti.
Immediately, after a brilliant recovery on the kickoff, Marcos Moneta received through the center and broke at full speed to support his try. At the close of the first stage, Ignacio Mendy he increased the score by breaking two tackles to go at halftime with a score in favor of 24-0.
In addition, Australia came out with everything and discounted with two tries in a row, and put him in suspense in the end with the conquest of Semi Radradra. But at the close of the match, Lautaro Bazan Velez He went alone to the Ingoal and declared the victory 29-19.