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  1. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Pumas denied historic win by SA's late charge

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Reuters in Mendoza Argentina lead 13-3 in their maiden four-nations home game before the Springboks force a draw Pumas denied historic win by SA's late charge Argentina stood on the brink of a remarkable first victory over South Africa in their second Rugby Championship match before the Springboks rallied to snatch a 16-16 draw. The match had looked like ending in a perfect ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

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

    Posted Nov 10th 2013, 02:04am

    ... in Turin. Italy had been looking to capitalise on Australia’s morale-sapping 20-13 reverse at Twickenham last week to score a first, historic win over Australia in 16 attempts. But despite going ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Warren Gatland calls for more time to prepare Lions

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Lions tours in the future. "It's something that we need to preserve for the modern game," he said. "It's special, just the fans and so on, it's been a privilege ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY UNION

    Rowan Varty to add pace to Barbarians

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... at Twickenham on May 26 followed by the historic match against the Lions in Hong Kong. Quinnell said: "Over the years players from more than 30 nations have represented the Barbarians and now Rowan ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Brumbies score upset 14-12 rugby union win over British & Irish Lions

    Posted Jun 19th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Canberra After ACT Brumbies' 14-12 triumph over second-string Lions side, coach says Australia will go into the first test brimming with confidence White: historic upset will boost Wallabies The ACT Brumbies' stunning upset of a second-string British & Irish Lions rugby union team yesterday should give heart to Australia that they can beat the tourists ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY UNION

    Parisse to star for Baa-Baas against Lions in Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 07th 2013, 12:22pm

    ... Staff Reporter Italian talisman Sergio Parisse will pull on the Barbarians’ famous colours again when they play the British and Irish Lions in an historic encounter in Hong Kong on June 1. The 29-year-old Parisse, who led the Barbarians to victory over Wales and England two years ago, will also be joined by fellow Azzurri star Martin Castrogiovanni, who is set to make his Barbarians’ debut. ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Pakistan looks to kabaddi to help build rugby union

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... they perform in matches that tells you how they will do under pressure." Rugby in Pakistan dates back to the 1920s but was the preserve of expatriates for decades and still gets virtually no TV ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY UNION

    Organisers expect full house for Lions versus Barbarians match

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

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Full house for Lions, organisers vow Half of Hong Kong Stadium has already been sold as the "hottest tickets in town" go on sale tomorrow for the historic overseas encounter between the British and Irish Lions and the Barbarians on June 1. A total of 20,000 tickets, including at least half the South Stand, have been pre-sold and allocated ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    HKRFU boss Trevor Gregory is certain tickets for Lions game will sell

    Posted Sep 09th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com HKRFU chief says the unique match against the Barbarians will see a full stadium Bosses confident of sell-out for Lions encounter Rugby bosses are confident they will sell 25,000 tickets to local residents for next summer's historic encounter between the British and Irish Lions and the British Barbarians at Hong Kong Stadium. "We ...



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