The Argentinian Paul Materawho plays in Crusaders of New Zealand, was chosen as the best player of the tenth date of the Super Rugby Pacific thanks to the great level evidenced last Sunday in the victory against Rebels by 42-17.
The opinion of the specialized press and the fans determined the choice of the Argentine third line, a member of Los Pumas and former Alumni and Jaguares.
The 28-year-old porter started against the Rebels with a high level of defense and attack, said the official Super Rugby Twitter site.
Matera has seven games in Crusaders, five as a starter, and two as a substitute, totaling 388 minutes in the franchise of the city of Christchurch.
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Matera outbid Noah Lolesio (Brumbies), Aj Lam (Blues), Jake Gordon (Waratahs), Thomas Umaga-Jensen (Highlanders), Meli Derenalagi (Fijian Drua), Jonah Lowe ( Chiefs), Bailyn Sullivan (Hurricanes), Fraser McReight (Reds) and Reece Hodge (Rebels).
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