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1900 Jul 15 In a first-ever meet­ing, CURCC beat Na­cional 2-0.

1913 Dec 14 Now play­ing un­der the name Pe­narol, their first derby ends in a 2-2 draw.

1949 Oct 9 With Pe­narol lead­ing 2-0 at half-time, Na­cional refuse to come out for the sec­ond-half in a game known as the “Cla­sico de la fuga” (es­cape derby). Na­cional claim the no-show was a protest against poor of­fi­ci­at­ing, while Pe­narol be­lieve it was be­cause they did not want to be thrashed.

2014 Jan 20 Na­cional win 1-0 in a game that sees four red cards and a post-match brawl that ends with 11 play­ers spend­ing the night in jail. Oh, and it was a friendly...

2018 Apr 22 A 1-1 draw means Pe­narol still lead the head-to­head record in league games, hav­ing won 92 times and suf­fered 80 de­feats.

Lat­est...Pe­narol’s Agustin Canob­bio (left) and Jorge Fu­cile of Na­cional

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