Key Argentina internationals return to Jaguares side

Date published: May 15 2019

Jaguares head coach Gonzalo Quesada has made six changes to the XV for their Super Rugby clash against the Hurricanes at Westpac Stadium in Wellington on Friday.

One of those to return is outstanding flanker Pablo Matera, who starts at blindside, with Juan Manuel Leguizamon moving to openside.

Talented lock Guido Petti is also back in the team, replacing Marcos Kremer, and he is joined by Tomas Lavanini in the second-row.

The final changes in the pack are in the front-row as Agustin Creevy and Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro are preferred to Julian Montoya and Mayco Vivas respectively.

Meanwhile, in the backline, there is just one alteration with Tomas Cubelli starting at scrum-half ahead of Felipe Ezcurra.

Jaguares: 15 Emiliano Boffelli, 14 Sebastien Cancelliere, 13 Matias Moroni, 12 Jeronimo de la Fuente (c), 11 Ramiro Moyano, 10 Joaquin Diaz Bonilla, 9 Tomas Cubelli, 8 Javier Ortego Desio, 7 Juan Manuel Leguizamon, 6 Pablo Matera , 5 Tomás Lavanini, 4 Guido Petti, 3 Enrique Pieretto, 2 Agustin Creevy, 1 Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro
Replacements: 16 Julian Montoya, 17 Mayco Vivas, 18 Santiago Medrano, 19 Lucas Paulos, 20 Marcos Kremer, 21 Felipe Ezcurra, 22 Domingo Miotti, 23 Matias Orlando

Date: Friday, May 17
Venue: Westpac Stadium
Kick-off: 19:35 local (08:35 BST, 07:35 GMT)
Referee: Brendon Pickerill (New Zealand)
Assistant referees: Mike Fraser (New Zealand), Paul Williams (New Zealand)
TMO: Aaron Paterson (New Zealand)