With the presence of Argentine players, the Challenge Cup started his second date. At Kingsholm Stadium, Matías Alemanno supported a try and collaborated directly in the triumph of Gloucester against Benettón by 54 to 25. In the Italian cast, they were from the start Thomas Gallo and Joaquín Riera, while the Mar del Plata, Ivan Nemer, entered the plugin. For his part, in another of the meetings on Friday, Toulon, with the debut of Cheslin kolbe, defeated Zebre 28 to 14, where he was the starter Eduardo Bello. By last, Lyon became strong in other people’s rodeo and defeated without inconveniences Dragons, by 41 to 28
GLOUCESTER 54-25 BENETTON (Friday)
The English cast had to battle to beat the Italian team. After a very even first half, with a point advantage for the locals (19 to 18), the Cherries began to turn the game around in the complement, thanks to the try of the Cordovan, Matías Alemanno. Benetton He did not under his arms, but he paid dearly for his indiscipline and ended up suffering at the end of the match, two tries that gave him a more bulky frame to the defeat.
TOULON 28-14 ZEBRE (Friday)
With the presence of Cheslin kolbe as holder, Toulon beat Zebre from 28 to 14 in a game in which the French cast was more clinical and made better use of their opportunities. In the Italian team, he was present Eduardo Bello, while in the premises the second line stood out Quinn roux, author of two tries.
DRAGONS 21-48 LYON (Friday)
Lyon was superior from start to finish and clearly defeated Dragons by 41 to 28, at Rodney Parade. With Ethan dumortier As a great figure, author of three tries, the visit always led the actions and imposed conditions on an opponent who was only able to react in the final part of the complement, taking advantage of the indiscipline of his adversary (Yellow to Regard and Ivaldi).