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  1. Sport - Other Sport - Rugby

    World Cup memories inspire new Aussie skipper

    Posted Nov 02nd 2013, 12:21pm

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Ben Mowen says he set his heart on playing the English when he was a young buck growing up Australia captain Ben Mowen hopes he’ll only be crying tears ... Australia and England bring out the best in each other.” Saturday’s match will be Mowen’s first international against England, with the Brumbies skipper – he replaced James Horwill as Australia ...

  2. Sport - Rugby

    'Strong chance' British Lions will stop over in Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 12th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... on their way to New Zealand, adding this summer's stopover was an "important step" in their triumph in Australia. "I would advocate the Lions playing a game on their way to New ... "Australia didn't have enough big games before the test series began and playing the Barbarians here was perfect. The question always was the logistics of stopping over in Hong Kong ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - Rugby

    Wallabies squeak past Pumas to end winless streak

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters Narrow 14-13 victory in poor conditions ends four-game losing streak for McKenzie Wallabies cling on against Argentina Australia made hard work of it but ended a four-match losing ... They earned the expected supremacy in the scrum, though, and held Australia scoreless in second half but were unable to drive home their advantage after Juan Manuel Leguizamon's try brought them ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - Rugby

    Australian rugby league player denies biting penis of opponent

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

    ... Watts has denied biting an opponent's penis during a tackle in a local league game earlier this month. Watts, a former player in Australia's top-flight National Rugby League, ... testicles during a minor league match in 2002. Former NRL player John Hopoate, who represented Australia in rugby league, was banned in 2001 and sacked by his club for inserting his finger ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - Rugby

    Juggling act as All Blacks prepare for Springboks

    Posted Sep 13th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... The decision to reinstall the pair was no doubt to combat the fierce confrontation Hansen expects from the Springboks pack, who battered Australia into submission in their 38-12 win last week. ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - Rugby

    Wallabies' new coach drops Robinson

    Posted Aug 10th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... of Robinson, one of Australia's most-capped front-rowers. "Obviously for a player of his experience, it's a bit of a blow. But everyone needs to understand you've got ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - Rugby

    Rugby stars back plans for calendar changes

    Posted Jul 10th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... started all three tests in the British and Irish Lions' recent test series win over Australia, agreed. "We see this initiative as beneficial for the global game," the flyhalf said. ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Union chief hails sevens teams for spreading gospel

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... it all began for me," Serevi added. Among the teams who visited schools yesterday were Australia (Australian International School), Fiji (La Salle College), Scotland (Harrow International ... fantastic to meet such enthusiastic students," said Australia team manager Luca Luissi. AIS student Olivia Longbottom said: "It was really cool that they took time out of their trip ...

  9. Comment - Blogs - Rugby

    A craze befitting the Sevens

    Posted Mar 21st 2013, 04:09pm by Robby Nimmo

    ... from Harlem as you can get. And like Gangnam Style, it’s been parodied from Poland to Pittsburgh. More people watched it in the first week than the population of Australia. A week later, ...

  10. Comment - Blogs - Rugby

    I lived to tell the tale - but rules forbid

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 08:35pm by Kevin McBarron

    ... lad instead.” Yup! It was all about the Lions tour to Australia and of course who we’ll expect to see when they visit Hong Kong to play the Barbarians on June 1 en route to Oz. After watching ...




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