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  1. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Springboks wary of free-running Samoans in rugby final

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

    ... Botha was impressive at flank until an early injury against Scotland ended his season, and gave Siya Kolisi a chance to star as he continued a rags-to-riches rise from township poverty ... Kelly Brown. Powerful ball carrier Willem Alberts is back in place of Botha to get the Springboks over the gain line more often and the return of 'scavenger' Francois Louw should ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Australia seek to build momentum against Ireland

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 10:00pm by AFP

    ... included two European Cups. Ireland should provide stiffer opposition than the Italians- Schmidt has recalled several of the Lions players to the starting line-up following the 40-9 thrashing ... McKenzie, whose side are seeking their first win in Dublin since 2005. "They've been able to find the try line quite a bit over the past month and you can sense they are feeling more ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    England fight back to beat Australia 20-13

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

    ... before he was held up short of the line. However, the ball was recycled and eventually Matt Toomua burst through opposing centre Billy Twelvetrees’ tackle from a couple of yards out for a try ... Australia a penalty, only for Cooper to miss for the first time in the match. England fullback Mike Brown, the man-of-the-match, counter-attacked with a clever step from near his own goal-line ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Ewen McKenzie building most disciplined Wallabies side ever, says Will Genia

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 11:27am by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse Scrum-half says coach's hard-line approach will soon pay off for Australia Australia’s Will Genia believes the hard line approach of coach Ewen McKenzie will see ... Wallaby squad he had known, the 50-times capped Genia said: “Yes definitely. It is very hard line. There are no grey areas. You are either on the right side of the edge or not.” Australia have won ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    All Blacks seek redemption against England

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

    ... 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 of 959 caps. The All Blacks' starting XV features one change from the line-up which beat France 26-19 in Paris last weekend, with Julian Savea replacing Cory Jane on the left wing. Lock Luke ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    All Blacks target perfect season

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

    ... at Twickenham when wing Julian Savea scored the first of his two tries with fewer than two minutes on the clock. And when Kieran Read crossed England's line in the 17th minute, the visitors led ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Sport - RUGBY UNION

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

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 10:02am

    ... excellent on and off the field, we have a good relationship with the refs, we rarely give unnecessary penalties away now and yet we’ve managed to find the line that when teams have the ball against ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY UNION

    Jamie Roberts packs brains with brawn

    Posted Nov 02nd 2013, 11:28pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... the latest in an illustrious line of Welsh internationals who have had medical careers including the legendary J.P.R. Williams- will be fit and ready for the November internationals. Roberts has had ... that sealed the victory. "I've run that line a thousand times and almost always, it ends up with a thumping tackle. "But the gap just opened, I took it and I was over. It is a moment ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    All Blacks overpower Japan 54-6

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

    ... grumble too much.” Meeting Japan for the first time outside of the World Cup, the All Blacks made 14 changes to the starting line-up which beat Australia 41-33 two weeks ago, with lock Dominic Bird and wing Frank Halai making their debuts. New Zealand’s fearsome prematch haka appeared to have a galvanising effect on Japan, who began the game tearing into tackles, pinching line ...




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