Las Cañas debuts in the tournament at home against GEI.
Finally, and after a long time without activity, the official competition of the Buenos Aires Rugby Union (URBA) will return this weekend, with the dispute of the first date of the season.
As for Las Cañas, ‘el Auriverde’ will receive in the framework of the Second Gymnastics and Fencing tournament of Ituzaingó on the day that will begin at 14 with the Intermedia clash, while at 16 will start the main match : the first.
As a result of the current situation as a result of the pandemic, naturally the public is not allowed to enter the premises, the rugby players will not be able to use the changing rooms, also eliminating the classic third half for this reason.
Together with Las Cañas Rugby Club, this tournament is made up of Second teams such as Atlético Chascomús, La Salle, Los Cedros, San Marcos, St. Brendans, San Miguel, Albatros, Tigre, Del Sur Rugby, Mecedes, Tiro Federal de San Pedro, GEI and Argentinian.
Arburúa joined Hindú
The rugby team formed in Las Cañas, an entity from which it emigrated to La Plata in 2019, joined the roster of the renowned Hindú Club, already playing two friendly matches in Intermediate.
It should be remembered that Arburúa was trained as a rugby player at the Cañuelense club until Martín Haidar, a native of La Plata who directed him in the First Division, when leaving the local club recommended him to join the ranks of La Plata Rugby Club which implied moving to another city and betting sport as a possible way of life.
It was Haidar himself who now recommended Arburúa to join the ranks of Hindú, one of the greats of national rugby, now the former auriverde is one of the athletes who has been part of the demanding preseason.
Next Tuesday 13 Cañuelas Rugby will have its first game of the year when measured, as a visitor, with Beromama, while seven days later it will do the same with Plaga, this is the Platense Association of Rugby Veterans, selected in which rugby players from Los Tilos, San Luis, La Plata, University of La Plata and Albatros.
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