Argentina tour - Lansdowne Road, 28 November 2010, 14:30 local, 14:30 GMT
Ireland (19) 29 - 9 (3) Argentina (FT)

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Summary

Time Score  
13 3 - 0

PENALTY Sexton opens the scores from the kicking tee.

19 8 - 0

TRY Irish flanker Stephen Ferris crosses for the first try of the game that is converted by Sexton.

21 10 - 0

Sexton - conversion

28 13 - 0

PENALTY Sexton extends the home side's lead.

30 13 - 3

PENALTY Contepomi reduces the arrears for the Pumas.

33 16 - 3

PENALTY Sexton lands his third penalty.

40

PENALTY Sexton is on target again as the half draws to a close.

40+1 19 - 3

Sexton - penalty goal

57 19 - 6

PENALTY Argentina notch due reward for some attacking endeavour thanks to Contepomi's boot.

65 22 - 6

PENALTY Sexton edges Ireland nearer victory with his fifth penalty.

67 22 - 9

PENALTY Contepomi keeps the Pumas' challenge alive.

80 29 - 9

TRY D'Arcy collects his own chip ahead before touching down for his side's second try that is converted by O'Gara with the last kick of the game.

Timeline

Time Ireland  Score  Argentina
0 start of first half start of first half
13 Sexton - penalty goal 3 - 0
19 Ferris - try 8 - 0
21 Sexton - conversion 10 - 0
28 Sexton - penalty goal 13 - 0
30 13 - 3 Contepomi - penalty goal
33 Sexton - penalty goal 16 - 3
40+1 Sexton - penalty goal
end of first half
19 - 3 end of first half
40 start of second half start of second half
49 Figallo - sub on
Scelzo - sub off
57 19 - 6 Contepomi - penalty goal
60 Leamy - sub on
Ferris - sub off
Borges - sub on
Tiesi - sub off
61 Creevy - sub on
Ledesma Arocena - sub off
63 Court - sub on
Buckley - sub off
64 Varley - sub on
Cronin - sub off
65 Sexton - penalty goal
Toner - sub on
MR O'Driscoll - sub off
22 - 6 Ayerza - sub on
Roncero - sub off
67 22 - 9 Contepomi - penalty goal
68 Earls - sub on
BG O'Driscoll - sub off
O'Gara - sub on
Lalanne - sub on
69 Sexton - sub off Vergallo - sub off
75 Guzman - sub on
Galarza - sub off
76 Reddan - sub on
Stringer - sub off
80 D'Arcy - try
end of second half
O'Gara - conversion
29 - 9 end of second half

Notes

 
Result Ireland won by a margin of 20 points
 
Ground name Lansdowne Road, Dublin
Attendance 30406
 
Referee SM Lawrence (South Africa)
 
Ireland Test debuts none
Argentina Test debuts none

Teams

Ireland Argentina
Tries Ferris (19), D'Arcy (80) Tries none
Cons Sexton (21), O'Gara (80) Cons none
Pens Sexton (13, 28, 33, 40, 65) Pens Contepomi (30, 57, 67)

Match stats

Ireland   Argentina
2 Tries 0
2 from 2 Conversion goals 0 from 0
5 from 5 Penalty goals 3 from 3
100.0% Kick at goal success 100.0%
0 Dropped goals 0
Kick/pass/run
18 Kicks from hand 12
105 Passes 109
66 Runs 109
291 Metres run with ball 358
Attacking
5 Clean breaks 3
11 Defenders beaten 11
1 Offloads 2
49 from 56 (87.5%) Rucks won 92 from 102 (90.2%)
0 from 0 Mauls won 0 from 0
16 Turnovers conceded 21
Defensive
141/11 Tackles made/missed 79/11
92.8% Tackling success rate 87.8%
Set pieces
7 won, 5 lost (58.3%) Scrums on own feed 2 won, 4 lost (33.3%)
3 won, 4 lost (42.9%) Lineouts on own throw 10 won, 2 lost (83.3%)
Discipline
13 Penalties conceded 13
0/0 Yellow/red cards 0/0

Ire stats

Pos   T/A Pts K/P/R MR CB DB OL TO Tack LO Pen Y/R
FB Murphy 0/0 0 4/2/8 38 0 1 0 2 3/1 0/0 0 0/0
W Bowe 0/0 0 0/5/1 2 0 0 0 1 1/0 0/0 0 0/0
C BG O'Driscoll 0/0 0 1/2/7 31 0 1 0 2 4/0 0/0 0 0/0
C D'Arcy 1/0 5 3/3/7 45 2 3 0 0 7/2 0/0 0 0/0
W Trimble 0/0 0 2/2/4 49 1 0 0 1 3/2 0/0 0 0/0
FH Sexton 0/0 17 3/29/0 0 0 0 0 1 6/0 0/0 0 0/0
SH Stringer 0/0 0 2/43/0 0 0 0 0 1 4/1 0/0 0 0/0
P Healy 0/0 0 0/0/3 17 0 1 0 0 7/0 0/0 2 0/0
H Cronin 0/0 0 0/0/6 23 0 0 0 0 5/0 0/0 1 0/0
P Buckley 0/0 0 0/1/2 3 0 0 0 0 5/1 0/0 2 0/0
L O'Callaghan 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 3 23/2 0/0 1 0/0
L MR O'Driscoll 0/0 0 0/2/3 3 0 0 0 1 16/0 2/0 1 0/0
F Ferris 1/0 5 0/1/5 25 1 4 0 0 6/1 0/0 2 0/0
F Wallace 0/0 0 0/3/5 2 0 0 0 0 10/0 0/0 0 0/0
N8 Heaslip 0/1 0 0/3/11 22 1 1 1 1 17/0 0/0 1 0/0
(H) Varley 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 5/1 0/0 0 0/0
(P) Court 0/0 0 0/0/1 0 0 0 0 0 5/0 0/0 3 0/0
(L) Toner 0/0 0 0/0/1 8 0 0 0 0 5/0 1/0 0 0/0
(F) Leamy 0/0 0 0/0/1 0 0 0 0 1 5/0 0/0 0 0/0
(SH) Reddan 0/0 0 0/7/0 0 0 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0 0/0
(FH) O'Gara 0/0 2 2/2/0 0 0 0 0 1 1/0 0/0 0 0/0
(C) Earls 0/0 0 1/0/1 23 0 0 0 1 3/0 0/0 0 0/0
Key T/A Tries / Try Assists Pts Points scored
K/P/R Kick / Pass / Run MR Metres Run with ball
CB Clean Breaks DB Defenders Beaten OL OffLoads TO TurnOvers
Tack Tackles made / missed LO LineOuts won on throw / stolen on opp throw
Pen Penalties conceded Y/R Yellow / Red cards

Arg stats

Pos   T/A Pts K/P/R MR CB DB OL TO Tack LO Pen Y/R
FB Rodriguez Gurruchage 0/0 0 0/4/3 39 1 1 0 1 2/0 0/0 0 0/0
W Agulla 0/0 0 2/1/7 48 0 3 0 0 2/0 0/0 0 0/0
C Tiesi 0/0 0 1/2/6 25 0 0 1 0 5/0 0/0 0 0/0
C Bosch 0/0 0 1/10/8 12 0 1 0 4 2/0 0/0 1 0/0
W Gonzalez Amorosino 0/0 0 1/3/4 35 1 1 0 3 3/1 0/0 0 0/0
FH Contepomi 0/0 9 3/13/12 46 0 4 1 5 5/0 0/0 0 0/0
SH Vergallo 0/0 0 4/52/4 14 0 0 0 1 3/1 0/0 2 0/0
P Roncero 0/0 0 0/0/8 8 0 0 0 0 5/1 0/0 4 0/0
H Ledesma Arocena 0/0 0 0/3/2 1 0 0 0 1 5/0 0/0 1 0/0
P Scelzo 0/0 0 0/0/1 1 0 0 0 0 4/0 0/0 0 0/0
L Galarza 0/0 0 0/0/3 5 0 0 0 0 2/2 0/0 0 0/0
L Albacete 0/0 0 0/0/7 5 0 0 0 3 5/1 2/1 0 0/0
F Fessia 0/0 0 0/1/6 21 0 0 0 0 9/1 0/0 0 0/0
F Farias Cabello 0/0 0 0/1/9 22 0 0 0 0 11/2 1/0 0 0/0
N8 Fernandez Lobbe 0/0 0 0/4/10 30 0 0 0 2 3/2 6/1 0 0/0
(H) Creevy 0/0 0 0/0/7 14 0 0 0 1 2/0 0/0 1 0/0
(P) Ayerza 0/0 0 0/0/4 5 0 0 0 0 1/0 0/0 0 0/0
(P) Figallo 0/0 0 0/0/4 19 1 1 0 0 4/0 0/0 1 0/0
(L) Guzman 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0 0/0
(SH) Lalanne 0/0 0 0/15/2 6 0 0 0 0 4/0 0/0 1 0/0
(C) Borges 0/0 0 0/0/2 2 0 0 0 0 2/0 0/0 1 0/0
Key T/A Tries / Try Assists Pts Points scored
K/P/R Kick / Pass / Run MR Metres Run with ball
CB Clean Breaks DB Defenders Beaten OL OffLoads TO TurnOvers
Tack Tackles made / missed LO LineOuts won on throw / stolen on opp throw
Pen Penalties conceded Y/R Yellow / Red cards

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