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  1. Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Change of venue for Super 15 final delights Canterbury Crusaders

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 12:40am by AFP

    ... to complete an all All Blacks pack. McCaw, who missed much of the year through injuries, will be at blindside flanker allowing Todd to retain the seven jersey. Ace fly half Dan Carter will also be out ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Boks benefit from Meyer's half-time blast

    Posted Nov 12th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Meyer's half-time blast Coach Heyneke Meyer said he delivered a few choice words at half-time to turn South Africa's "unacceptable" performance into a 16-12 victory in Dublin. The Boks were fortunate not to be trailing by more than 12-3 at half-time in their opening November test match, with discipline a major issue and Ireland's Jonathan Sexton equally willing ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    England fight back to beat Australia 20-13

    Posted Nov 03rd 2013, 12:51am by AFP

    ... victory over Australia at Twickenham on Saturday as the Wallabies’ bid for a grand slam fell at the first hurdle. England were 13-6 down early in the second half and would have been 10 points adrift had Quade Cooper kicked a penalty. But two tries in seven minutes from captain Chris Robshaw and fly half Owen Farrell turned the match on its head as England regained the Cook Cup against ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    South Africa beat Wales 24-15

    Posted Nov 10th 2013, 02:21pm by Agence France-Presse in Cardiff

    ... Agence France-Presse in Cardiff South Africa beat Wales 24-15 in a one-off rugby union international at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday. The Springboks scored three tries through captain Jean de Villiers, Bismarck du Plessis and Fourie du Preez, fly-half Morne Steyn bagging two conversions and a penalty, with Pat Lambie also hitting a conversion. Wales had just five Leigh ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    England coach looks on the positive side after spluttering win over Argentina

    Posted Nov 10th 2013, 02:04am

    ... a sparkling first half and spluttering second carried them to a 31-12 win over Argentina at Twickenham on Saturday. The hosts started quickly and scored three good tries before the interval but lost ... half.” Centre Billy Twelvetrees, criticised for his display in last week’s 20-13 win over Australia, was one of the try-scorers as England’s pack dominated the early stages. “Billy ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Ireland’s coach says they can recover from defeat

    Posted Nov 17th 2013, 03:46pm by Agence France-Presse in Dublin

    ... your line (flanker Michael Hooper’s second try). “Also their two tries in the first-half we got too tight and that shouldn’t happen.” O’Connell, who has fought back after a two year injury ... said he did not regret selecting Ian Madigan instead of Ulster fly-half Paddy Jackson on the replacements bench even though he hardly gave his performance a ringing endorsement. Madigan, ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    All Blacks seek redemption against England

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 09:53pm by AP

    ... team have blown hot and cold so far this autumn, using a strong second half to come from behind to beat Australia 20-13 and then a brilliant first-half performance to set up a 31-12 win over ... advantage in experience. Fly half Dan Carter will make his 100th test appearance and joins three other centurions- McCaw, hooker Keven Mealamu and prop Tony Woodcock- in a line-up containing a total ...

  8. 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 ... that ended his season before the All Blacks' northern hemisphere tour in November. Lauded as possibly the greatest fly half to play the game, injuries have been the virtual constant ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    All Blacks overpower Japan 54-6

    Posted Nov 02nd 2013, 06:51pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo World rugby union champions extend their winning streak this year to 11 tests, but have an uncomfortable opening half hour against the 'Brave ... of a sell-out Tokyo crowd. The All Blacks, who now travel to Europe to play France, England and Ireland, stretched their winning streak this year to 11 tests but endured an uncomfortable opening half ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    All Blacks target perfect season

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

    ... 17-3 to the despair of the bulk of a crowd of nearly 82,000. However, England hit back through a try by lock Joe Launchbury and, with fly half Owen Farrell kicking 17 points, they actually led ... but the injury-prone fly half lasted a mere 26 minutes before limping off with an Achilles problem. Hansen said: "It's disappointing for him again. He'd had a wretched time, but he made a major ...




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