Pablo Matera rugby player
Pablo Matera rugby player

Pablo Matera

18th Jul 1993 1.93m/110kg Blindside Flanker

Looking ahead to the weekend's Rugby Championship action

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another feast of Southern Hemisphere is on the horizon with repeats of last weekend’s match-ups as Los Pumas meet the All Blacks and the wounded Springboks do battle with Dave Rennie’s Wallabies.    The...

Los Pumas Player Ratings v New Zealand

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina had absolutely no reply to the physicality and skill of New Zealand in Sunday's Rugby Championship contest.   New Zealand turned on the style to ruthlessly dispatch Argentina 39-0...

Ruthless All Blacks dominate on the Gold Coast

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina had absolutely no reply to the physicality and skill of New Zealand in Sunday's Rugby Championship contest.     New Zealand turned on the style to ruthlessly dispatch Argentina...

All Blacks Player Ratings v Argentina

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks continue on their winning ways in the 2021 Rugby Championship with yet another bonus point victory.   It was all one-way traffic after the break with the vast majority of the...

WATCH: Nepo Laulala smashes Pablo Matera

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Just four seconds into the test match and Nepo Laulala gave the All Blacks a metaphorical 1-0 lead after this monster hit on Pablo Matera.       Nepo Laulala setting the tone right...

South Africa increase lead at top of World Rugby Men’s Rankings

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa’s lead at the top of the World Rugby Men’s Rankings is back to over five points following their second victory in as many tests against Argentina in the Rugby Championship.     Here...

SA vs ARG: Top stats performers tackles, turnovers & more

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks made it two from two against Los Pumas in this year’s Rugby Championship after despatching the latter 29-10 in Port Elizabeth on Saturday evening.    It was another dominant...

PLAYER RATINGS: Argentina 10-29 South Africa

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa are now unbeaten for five consecutive Rugby Championship matches for the first time since 2009 following Saturday's 29-10 defeat of Argentina.   A first half dictated by the boot of...

Pollard perfect from the tee as Springboks power to victory

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa secured consecutive Rugby Championship wins over Argentina as they controlled a scrappy contest in Gqeberha.     South Africa are now unbeaten for five consecutive Rugby Championship...

Ledesma mixes up Pumas team for second Test

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina head coach Mario Ledesma has made a bunch of changes for Saturday’s second Test against the Springboks in the Rugby Championship at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, where kick off is scheduled...