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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY UNION

    Hosting World Cup Sevens in 2018 ‘an insurance policy’, says Gregory

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 11:14pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... be guaranteed HKRFU chairman Trevor Gregory The IRB has confirmed an unprecedented level of interest in hosting elite international sevens events, underscoring the enormous global appeal of the newest ... expressed an interest to be part of the World Series in 2015-16. IRB chairman Bernard Lapasset said: "This unprecedented response truly reflects the enormous prestige and appeal of rugby sevens ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    All Black Dan Carter set for 100th test match

    Posted Nov 14th 2013, 09:49pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters Fly half to chalk up milestone against England at Twickenham and hopes to be back for World Cup final in 2015 100 test matches … and Carter eyes more glory All things going ... will become the fifth All Black player to achieve the milestone, is hoping to return to London in October 2015 for the World Cup final in what would surely be his international swansong. The key ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    All Blacks target perfect season

    Posted Nov 17th 2013, 11:28pm by AFP

    ... Blacks' latest victory took their tally for 2013 to played 13, won 13 and meant only Ireland, in what will be New Zealand's final match of the season in Dublin this weekend, can stop them ... 22-20 heading into the final quarter. But Savea- who has asthma, spent the previous week in a Paris hospital with a lung infection and missed the 26-19 win over France- then put paid to English ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Waikato Chiefs in sweat over injured star winger Lelia Masaga for Super 15 final

    Posted Aug 02nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... champions Waikato Chiefs were yesterday sweating on the fitness of star winger Lelia Masaga in the countdown to tomorrow's final against the ACT Brumbies. Masaga, one of the top attacking ... Smith. The wily Smith was the outstanding performer when the Brumbies upset the Northern Bulls 26-23 in their semi-final at Pretoria. A veteran of the previous successful Brumbies teams in 2001 ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Super 15: Carter v Cruden clash a crucial semi-final subplot

    Posted Jul 27th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... 15 semi-final, but it may also have longer-term ramifications for the New Zealanders looking ahead to the 2015 World Cup. The 31-year-old Carter has virtually owned the All Blacks' ... could make the difference and see the Chiefs host next week's final. But his performance should also gauge whether he is ready to succeed Carter sooner, rather than later. Not that Cruden ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Steve Hansen expects the unexpected against France

    Posted Nov 08th 2013, 11:04am by Agence France-Presse

    ... in a gripping final in Auckland before claiming their second world title with an 8-7 success. “The first thing you’ve got to do with France is expect the unexpected,” said Hansen. “Plan for everything ... in the group stages while scraping through 9-8 against Wales in the semi-final despite playing 70 minutes with a numerical advantage following Sam Warburton’s early red card. Yet they still bounced ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    ACT Brumbies edge Cheetahs 15-13 to reach Super 15 rugby semi-finals

    Posted Jul 22nd 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... in this weekend's semi-finals. The Christchurch-based Crusaders will play the Hamilton-based Chiefs, the defending champions, in an all-New Zealand semi-final after their 38-9 win over the Queensland Reds ... to reach semi-finals ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Australia seeks review of IRB's appeal on James Horwill

    Posted Jul 04th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... in an unprecedented appeal. Pulver said he was "uncomfortable with the process around that judicial review", describing the lengthy period between the initial allegation and Horwill's ultimate acquittal as "unacceptable leading into a test match". Independent appeal officer Graeme Mew dismissed the IRB challenge after a 2½-hour video-conference hearing from Toronto and nearly 12 ...

  9. Sport - RUGBY UNION

    New Zealand-born Englishman Hartley set to face the All Blacks

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 10:02am

    ... during May’s Premiership final. Previous suspensions for punching, gouging and biting all paint a picture of a player somewhat out of control but Lancaster is convinced the bad boy days are, ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Cheetahs out to crash Super Rugby finals party

    Posted Jul 19th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... South African outsiders, in the quarter-finals for the first time, give themselves a real chance of an upset over Brumbies as play-offs begin South Africa's Cheetahs will celebrate ... never won a Super Rugby title. Their quarter-final opponents, the ACT Brumbies, have two; the Canterbury Crusaders, who host the other quarter-final, have seven and their opponents, ...




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