Rodriguez blow for Pumas

2012-10-01 20:32

Paris - Argentina fullback Martin Rodriguez is to undergo an operation on a shoulder he dislocated in their 54-15 loss to New Zealand in the Rugby Championship at the weekend.

Rodriguez, who plays his club rugby for Top 14 outfit Stade Francais, will go under the knife in the "coming days", Argentina's rugby federation said.

The 27-year-old, capped 19 times, will miss the Pumas' final run-out in the Championships against Australia on Saturday as well as the November internationals against Wales, France and Ireland.

Read more on: rugby championship rugby

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
1 comment
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
Live Video Streaming
  • Blitz
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @00:00
  • SS1
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @01:00
  • SS2
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @02:00
  • SS3
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @03:00
Video Highlights
Sport Talk
Most Read
Commented
/Sport

Logs

Rank Team P W Pts

Opinion Poll

Who would you like to see start in the No 10 jersey for the Springboks at next year's Rugby World Cup?

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.