For the first date of the second round of zone B of the URBA Top 12, during his visit to Burzaco, Newman won 40 to 3 against Pucará, and in this way, he sealed his classification to the semifinals of the tournament thanks to the defeat of Alumni against Hindú.
In a hesitant start, with many inaccuracies and infractions by both teams, the cardinal took advantage of the aim of his opening Gonzalo Gutiérrez Taboada, the figure of the meeting, to score three penalties and be 9-3 up, German Klubus had previously equaled the match.
About the end of the first part, and thanks to one of its main offensive weapons, the scrum, the embroidery he achieved his first conquest through his eighth Bertrán Gurmendi, to stretch the difference and finish 16 to 3 after the initial 40 minutes.
In the complement, forced by the locality and supported by its people, the local took over the icing and looked for the discount everywhere, but time and again, it collided with the fierce defense of the Cardinal.
This situation began to enlarge the visitor. In this way, with 15 minutes remaining, Newman was going to finish the match after a great play by Gutiérrez Taboada, defined by center Tomás Keena, to be 26-3 up.
The final minutes were all of the visit. With the calm of the result in his favor, he let loose in attack and took advantage of the opponent’s defense spaces to score two more tries, one by Bautista Daireaux and the other by Tomas Ureta, to get the offensive bonus and secure the pass to the semifinals with four rounds to go.
PUCARA (3): 1. Jeremías De Sarro, 2. Tomás Montes, 3. Demian Fernández, 4. Mariano Rassetto, 5. Eliseo Fourcade, 6. Felipe Amado, 7. Germán Fiocca, 8. Leandro Urriza, 9. Germán Klubus, 10. Alejo Coppola, 11. Joaquín Jorge, 12. Nicolás González Amorosino, 13.Mariano Navarro, 14.Joaquín Paz (C), 15. Francisco Jorge.
Changes: ST 0 ‘Tomás Kelly by Demian Fernández; 12 ‘Ignacio Ramon by Alejo Coppola; 16 ‘Gregorio Pascual and Ignacio Coppola for Felipe Amado and Eliseo Fourcade; 18 ‘Facundo Enrique for Francisco Jorge; 19 ‘Gustavo Lespada for Tomas Montes; 33 ‘Joaquín Caruso by Germán Klubus.
Trainers: Gustavo Jorge, Conrado González Bravo and Nahuel Camargo.
NEWMAN (40): 1. Alberto Porolli, 2. Marcelo Brandi, 3. Mariano Urtubey, 4. Alejandro Urtubey, 5.Tomás Ureta, 6. Miguel Urtubey (C), 7. Mateo Montoya, 8. Beltrán Gurmendi, 9. Lucas Marguery, 10 Gonzalo Gutiérrez Taboada, 11. Justo Ortíz Basualdo, 12. Tomás Keena, 13. Felipe Freyre, 14. Francisco Montoya, 15. Juan Bautista Daireaux.
Changes: ST: 9 ‘Luciano Borio and James Wright by Mariano Urtubey and Alberto Porolli; 19 ‘Teófilo Garay for Miguel Urtubey; 31 ‘Rodrigo Pueyrredón for Marcelo Brandi.
Trainers: Alfredo Cordone, Marcelo Torres and Javier Urtubey.
POINTS IN THE FIRST TIME: 4 ‘Penalty converted by Gutiérrez Taboada (N); 12 ‘Penalty converted by Gonzalo Klubus (P); 17 ‘Penalty converted by Gutiérrez Taboada (N); 28 ‘Penalty converted by Gutiérrez Taboada (N); 36 & # 39; Try by Gurmendi converted by Gutiérrez Taboada (N).
Partial result: PUCARÁ 3 – NEWMAN 16.
POINTS IN THE SECOND TIME: 6 ‘Penalty converted by Gutiérrez Taboada (N); 26 ‘Try by Keena converted by Gutiérrez Taboada (N); 30 ‘Try by Keena converted by Gutiérrez Taboada (N); 34 ‘Try by Urtubey converted by Gutiérrez Taboada (N);
Final score: PUCARÁ 3 – NEWMAN 40.
INCIDENTS: PT- 39 ‘Yellow to Ureta (N).
REFEREE: Andrés Houghton.
BASKETBALL COURT: Pucará.