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  1. Sport - Rugby

    I’m fortunate to retire intact, says injured McCabe

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 09:31pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Sydney Wallabies back forced to quit the game after suffering his third neck fracture in two years I'm fortunate to retire intact, says injured McCabe Wallabies centre Pat McCabe counts himself fortunate to be able to walk away from rugby intact after deciding to retire at the age of 26 in the wake of a third neck fracture in two years. McCabe confirmed his ...

  2. Sport - Rugby

    Tourists run in six tries to overwhelm former Super Rugby champions

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 12:23am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Christchurch England fringe players prove a point as they dominate Canterbury Crusaders in 38-7 drubbing Out of reach England’s fringe test players proved to coach Stuart Lancaster he was on the right track to build depth as he prepares for next year’s World Cup with a 38-7 victory over the seven-time Super Rugby champions Canterbury Crusaders in Christchurch ...

  3. Sport - Rugby - SUPER 15

    Asian Super Rugby franchise ‘a bridge too far’

    Posted May 22nd 2014, 11:22pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Hong Kong Trevor Gregory pours cold water on franchise for continent and rules out any bid from Hong Kong Super 15 'a bridge too far' for Asia Asia is not ready to host a Super Rugby franchise- and it certainly wouldn't be Hong Kong- the head of the Asian Rugby Football Union said, adding that no union or sponsor was in a position to underwrite ...

  4. Sport - Rugby - SUPER 15

    Highlanders’ Baker banned for six weeks over spear tackle

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Melbourne Otago Highlanders winger Kurt Baker has been slapped with a six-week suspension for a dangerous tackle on Melbourne Rebels’ scrum-half Nick Stirzaker during their Super Rugby match on Friday. The 25-year-old Baker, a Commonwealth Games gold medallist with New Zealand’s sevens team, drove Stirzaker away from a ruck early in the Highlanders’ 33-30 win ...

  5. Sport - Rugby - SUPER 15

    McCaw set to return from injury to boost Crusaders

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 12:22am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Christchurch After a rocky start to the Super Rugby season, the stars are aligning for Todd Blackadder’s Canterbury Crusaders with flanker Richie McCaw set to return from a long injury lay-off and help drive the side toward the play-offs. The All Blacks skipper has been sidelined with a broken thumb for the past two months but may ease back into the action off the bench ...

  6. Sport - Rugby - SUPER 15

    Lack of TV coverage hinders Asia’s hopes of joining Super Rugby family

    Posted May 24th 2014, 11:34pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Singapore ARFU president says most Asians do not know the world’s top players and region is not ready for Super 15 Lack of TV coverage 'hinders Asia' Free-to-air TV coverage is essential if Super Rugby wants to build its profile in Asia sufficiently for the continent to host a team over the next five to 10 years, the head of the Asian Rugby Football Union has ...

  7. Sport - Rugby - SUPER 15

    ARU pulls Israel Folau from Super 15 match against Waratahs’ wishes

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 01:10pm

    ... Reuters in Melbourne The Australian Rugby Union has taken the extraordinary step of pulling Israel Folau from the New South Wales Waratahs’ match against Western Force on Saturday, overruling the Sydney-based team’s medical advice on their explosive fullback. Waratahs coach Michael Cheika recalled Folau to the starting side for the Perth clash after the 25-year-old missed two ...

  8. Sport - Rugby - SUPER 15

    Benji has the Blues and just wants to get out

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 11:14pm by AFP, Reuters

    ... the fly half-fullback, who had also hoped to play for the New Zealand sevens team at the 2016 Olympics. Additional reporting by Reuters ...

  9. Sport - Rugby - SUPER 15

    ‘Benchy’ Marshall may say bye-bye to union if Salford calls

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 09:42pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Sydney 'Benchy' may say bye bye to union if Salford calls Benji Marshall's stint in Super Rugby with the Auckland Blues could be brief with English club Salford mulling a lucrative bid to lure him back to rugby league, said a report in the Australian media on Sunday. The 29-year-old former New Zealand rugby league captain switched codes on a two-year deal ...

  10. Sport - Rugby - SUPER 15

    Angry Israel Folau ‘could go back to league’

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 09:41pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Sydney Australian governing body’s decision to stop multi-talented star playing for Waratahs with throat injury may have serious repercussions Angry Folau 'could go back to league' The fallout over the Australian Rugby Union's decision to withdraw Israel Folau from a Super Rugby match at the weekend continued on Monday with some suggesting the Wallabies fullback ...




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