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  1. Gritty New Zealand seize women's World Cup

    Posted Mar 20th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'We thought we were faster but we were forced to play their style of rugby and it became confrontational. It was anyone's game until we made the break at the end.' New Zealand took ... Helen Wu The New Zealand women set the stage for their male counterparts today by winning the World Cup for the first time yesterday. The team, playing under the banner of the Aotearoa ...

  2. D'Acre not looking past New Zealand just yet

    Posted Jan 24th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay The Hong Kong squad will have next year's World Cup Sevens in the back of their minds when they leave on Tuesday for New Zealand to take part in the Marist Sevens. ... year's Hong Kong Sevens. 'Our primary focus at the moment is on New Zealand and then the Hong Kong Sevens,' D'Acre said. 'But of course we all know the big goal ...

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    Australia coach dodges jibes from All Blacks ahead of rugby union clash

    Posted Aug 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Reuters in Sydney Australia coach accused of lacking confidence in his World Cup side for today's clash with New Zealand Deans dodges jibe from All Blacks Australia coach Robbie Deans ... the world champions in Brisbane last year, but the All Blacks are touted to dominate the newly expanded southern hemisphere competition with South Africa and debutants Argentina. New Zealand coach ...

  4. rugby union

    Posted Apr 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Paul Kay

    ... long: a) 18 seconds b) 28 seconds c) 38 seconds? 8 Which trophy do the winners of the Rugby Union World Cup receive? 9 Which team won the Olympic gold for rugby union in Paris in 1924, the last ... 1 France 2 2000 3 Romania 4 Murrayfield Stadium in Edinburgh 5 Australia and New Zealand 6 Australia's David Campese (64) 7 a) 18 seconds 8 The William Webb Ellis Trophy 9 The United States 10 ...

  5. DHL backing gives Bledisloe Cup a boost

    Posted Sep 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the rugby chiefs of Australia, New Zealand and Hong Kong last week pledged the game between the All Blacks and New Zealand would proceed on October 30. 'We are proud of our support for world ... will be a worldwide partner for next year's World Cup in New Zealand. ...

  6. Special commemorative stamps

    Posted Mar 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Special commemorative stamps, designed by the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union, were issued jointly on February 25 by Hong Kong Post and New Zealand Post to excite rugby fans and philatelists in Hong Kong. The four-stamp set features images of Chan Fuk-ping, the first Chinese player to represent Hong Kong in a Rugby World Cup Sevens match in 1997, New Zealand Sevens players ...

  7. Flying Fiji simply first class

    Posted Mar 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Zealand to play catch-up rugby. 'They [New Zealand] just came to play, but for us it was more than just a final. We really wanted it. We were hungry, we were determined,' said ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Hong Kong might have picked a new chief executive yesterday, but it was favourites Fiji who ruled the roost in the city after defeating New Zealand ...

  8. Choice is hard- All Blacks jersey or gold, says Muliaina

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com It will be a tough choice, but young emerging players in New Zealand will have to decide between the dreams of an All Black jersey or a gold medal ... and I doubt players can do both. They will have to make a choice,' Muliaina said. Returning to Hong Kong for the first time since appearing as a player in the New Zealand team which won the 2000 ...

  9. New Zealand Super 12 teams snub Tietjens

    Posted Mar 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Monday. Tietjens, who had been hopeful that he would get All Blacks winger Joe Rokocoko, who plays for the Blues, was left disappointed. And despite the assurance from the New Zealand Rugby Union ... of the current series and are the top seeds in Hong Kong. Meanwhile, the New Zealand Rugby Union will release two players to play for Samoa at the Rugby World Cup Sevens. They are Lome Fa'atau ...

  10. Caution as Wales join Sevens fold

    Posted Oct 08th 2005, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Lunch, to say that New Zealand are on line for a grand slam tour triumph over the Home Unions. 'New Zealand have a pretty good chance of completing a grand slam. It is early in the season ... in town as he witnessed the New Zealanders blackwash the cream of British rugby. 'They were far better. They had a 20 point start in every game and it was not easy coming back from that. ...




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