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  1. Sport - Rugby

    Gatland eyes coaching Lions for New Zealand tour in 2017

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 11:40am by AFP

    ... internationals, the Welsh Rugby Union said. World champions New Zealand, South Africa and Australia will all visit the Millennium Stadium in November together with Fiji. Wales lost to both South Africa ... Zealand, Australia and Fiji will all take place during the International Rugby Board’s “window” for November Tests, with South Africa, as was the case with the Wallabies this year, the fourth match ...

  2. Sport - Rugby - INTERNATIONALS

    McCaw set for milestone with All Blacks

    Posted Nov 20th 2014, 11:25pm by Reuters, AFP, AP

    ... Richie McCaw will become the first player to captain an international rugby union team in 100 tests after New Zealand coach Steve Hansen reverted to virtually his first-choice selection to face ... backed Samoa's players over a dispute with the Samoa Rugby Union (SRU) and its chairman, the island nation's Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi. A group of 10 New Zealand ...

  3. Sport - Rugby - INTERNATIONALS

    I’m not Beale’s social worker, says Wallabies coach

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 12:25am by AFP

    ... hemisphere clubs thereby forfeiting the right to play for their country. "The ARU [Australia Rugby Union] is taking steps now to revisit some of its ideas going forward, I know they've been ... worker," said Cheika, who has guided the Wallabies to two wins and a defeat so far on the tour. "I'm just a rugby coach." Cheika, who coached top Irish province Leinster from 2005 ...

  4. Sport - Rugby

    Welsh rugby in crisis as talks break down

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 04:10pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Cardiff National team captain Sam Warburton left isolated after signing WRU contract Welsh rugby was plunged into crisis on Friday after acrimonious talks between Regional Rugby Wales (RRW) and the Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) over the future direction of the sport. The four regions which form RRW – the Blues, Dragons, Ospreys and the Scarlets – have been ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport

    Kangaroo juggernaut a tough test for Kiwis in rugby league world cup final

    Posted Nov 26th 2013, 12:17am by AFP

    ... the ultimate test in their bid to defend the Rugby League World Cup title when they take on the might of a free-scoring, defence-strong Australian team on Saturday. The Kiwis pipped England 20-18 in their nail-biting semi-final at Wembley thanks to a last-minute converted try from Shaun Johnson, in what was undoubtedly one of the best games of rugby league for many a year. There was no such drama ...

  6. Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Double injury blow for Wallabies ahead of All Blacks clash

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 10:49pm by AFP

    ... Blacks clash Australia have been hit with a double injury blow two weeks before their Rugby Championship match against the All Blacks in Sydney, losing prop Laurie Weeks and winger Joe Tomane. ... and abilities at training during the June series, along with being a consistent performer for the Rebels." The Rugby Championship involves Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Argentina ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Wallabies dump winger James O'Connor after alleged drunken airport incident

    Posted Sep 21st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... consistently do the right things on and off the field. "We'll continue to assess James on that basis before any team decisions are made about a return." The Australian Rugby Union, which ... after Australia beat Argentina in the Rugby Championship last Saturday. Police said a 23-year-old man, widely identified in the media as O'Connor, had been removed from Perth airport. ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Paul O'Connell confident new Ireland rugby coach can cope with pressure

    Posted Sep 25th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Series is only weeks away now and those weeks tend to go quickly when you are watching a lot of rugby and a lot of footage. "There are obviously challenges to build strength and depth ...

  9. Sport - Rugby

    Cyprus march on with unsung winning streak in international rugby

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 10:07pm by AFP

    ... English rather than Greek, reflecting the dual culture of the participants. Rugby union was long confined to the two British military bases and the barracks of Argentine soldiers in the UN ... of Cyprus' 'wild sheep' Most Cypriots are blissfully unaware of it, but their national rugby XV have notched up a 21st straight triumph, thanks largely to former expats and foreign soldiers ...

  10. Sport - Rugby

    Steve Borthwick eager to keep up with Joneses in Japan

    Posted May 28th 2014, 11:02pm by AFP

    ... of rugby union's traditional strongholds. ... The 34-year-old lock will finally hang up his boots and call time on 16 years of top-flight rugby after leading Saracens against Northampton in the English Premiership final at Twickenham on Saturday. ...




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