- 225 lbWeight
Date Of BirthJune 1, 1997
Place Of BirthBuenos Aires, ARG
ClubRugby New York
Debutvs Uruguay, October 9, 2021 (XVs)
Debut Test MatchUruguay v United States of America at Montevideo
Debut Test DateOctober 9, 2021
Benja was born in Connecticut, while his father and mother resided in the United States for 8 years. His father obtained an MBA from Columbia University and then worked for Chase Manhattan, now JP Morgan. Benjamin is one of 8 children and has 3 brothers and 4 sisters. His oldest brother and sister were born in the U.S., while his young siblings, in Argentina.
Benjamin was introduced to rugby while he was 3 years old. His father was a rugby coach and coached his older brother, who is now 27 years old. He attended practice and matches before he began playing rugby when he was 10.