Bad news for Los Pumas 7 thinking about Paris 2024

Bad news for Los Pumas 7 thinking about Paris 2024

The Rugby 7 figure from Argentina did not provide the appeal shown by the UAR and the player was unavailable for the first part of the competition.

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There is little left to start enjoying new ones Olympic Games, Paris 2024 just around the corner and you can catch it all on TyC Sports and TyC Sports Play broadcasts. The Pumas 7’s They are one of Argentina’s big hopes to get on the podium, the idea is to equal or improve on the bronze medal they got in Tokyo.

The team is going through a great moment, they are champions of the World Tour and also finalists of the last stage in Madrid, that’s why they came to the French capital with the nickname candidates. Unfortunately, the team got a splash of cold water in the last few hours when they found out World Rugby rejected the appeal presented by the UAR for the sanction of Rodrigo IsgróThe player did not make much of a statement and he will miss a large part of the tournament.

Rodrigo Isgro vs.  France
Argentina player crossing with French players at the close of the grand final (Photo by Flor Tan Jun/Getty Images)

Why Rodrigo Isgró was allowed and what he can do to miss fewer games at the Olympic Games

In the Madrid Grand Final against France, the player from Mendoza Rugby He was sent off for a strong counter-ruck which he performed against the French in the last game of the game. Then they gave him the sanction It was originally ten games, although it was later cut in half.

With World Rugby confirming the decision, they are now examining another possibility with the Argentine Rugby Union and that is Felipe Contepomicoach of Los Pumas, call Isgró for July test matches. If this happens, the Argentine player will pursue two of those dates and has three more to fulfill in Paris. If all this happens, he will miss the group stage matches and may return for a final quarterfinal match.

Source: Tycsports

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