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  1. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Benji Marshall switches to rugby union in bid for Olympic gold and All Blacks jersey

    Posted Aug 11th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Wellington Marshall makes code switch in quest for gold Former New Zealand rugby league captain Benji Marshall completed his switch to rugby union by signing a two-year contract with Super Rugby's Auckland Blues yesterday as he begins his quest for an All Blacks jersey and an Olympic gold medal in sevens. The 28-year-old Marshall will leave Sydney's West Tigers ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    James O'Connor looks to rebuild his career in England

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 10:24pm by AFP

    ... told them he would seek greener pastures. "It was the toughest decision I've ever made," he said. "I've spent the last month or so at home on the Gold Coast with my ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY UNION

    Hong Kong Sports Institute's new rugby coaches target Olympics

    Posted Nov 04th 2013, 09:43pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Expectations have now been raised and while winning a medal- preferably the gold- at the Asian Games next year in Incheon, South Korea will still be a priority, the main task is qualifying for Rio de ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Springbok star Joost van der Westhuizen plays out his last days

    Posted Aug 23rd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Van der Westhuizen scored 38 test tries in 89 appearances in the green and gold by the time he retired in 2003. But he has drawn equal attention off the field, after a sex tape of his ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Veteran Smith recalled for Lions series decider

    Posted Jul 05th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... it offers us what we need in this game." Smith said his recall for the deciding test was the "ultimate", adding that this would definitely be his final match in the gold jersey. ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Christian beats the Lions as Australia level series

    Posted Jun 30th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters, AFP

    ... as gold. "It was the right decision, he had to go for it because it was a realistic opportunity to win the series and if I was on the pitch I would have looked at Leigh straight away and told ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Springboks wary of free-running Samoans in rugby final

    Posted Jun 21st 2013, 09:18am by AFP

    ... to wearing the green and gold. Meyer has shuffled his pack for Samoa after a disappointing showing at the breakdown against a Scottish side lacking several key forwards, including injured skipper ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY UNION

    Organisers expect full house for Lions versus Barbarians match

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Tickets are priced HK$1,290 (gold), HK$1,000 (silver) and HK$750 (bronze). All tickets are reserved seating bar the 6,000 in the South Stand. "If all the 10,000 tickets allocated ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Samoa pile on gloom for All Blacks with victory in Dubai Sevens

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... to win a tournament, having lost in the finals of the opening two legs of the series, beaten by Fiji in the Gold Coast Sevens in October and now humbled by Samoa at the Emirates Airline Dubai ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Pumas say victory is within reach after spirited performance against Wallabies

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 01:56am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Gold Coast Following their impressive first half against Australia on Saturday, Argentina’s coach is confident that victory is not far away Argentina insist their first Rugby Championship win is just around the corner after letting slip a golden opportunity to beat the Wallabies. The Pumas led 19-6 with 20 minutes to play only for Australia to score 17 ...




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