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  1. Sport - Rugby

    Cash lures hit All Blacks’ talent pool

    Posted May 13th 2014, 11:07pm by AFP

    ... nod to World Cup veterans Flynn and Ellis. If first-choice scrum half Aaron Smith was injured, "We might have to bring someone senior back in," Hansen said yesterday, noting the lack ...

  2. Sport - Rugby - SUPER 15

    Highlanders score four to stun table-topping Sharks

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 03:59pm by AFP

    ... despite struggling at scrums and line-outs, where they were repeatedly penalised, and having lock Joe Wheeler sin-binned on 50 minutes. Sharks suffered a major pre-match setback when injury ruled out inspirational skipper Bismarck du Plessis, who is rated the best hooker in the world. Stand-in captain Charl McLeod was too busy duelling with rival scrum-half Aaron Smith to lift a home ...

  3. Sport - Rugby

    Unbeaten skipper Hewson out to upset Japan and earn World Cup spot

    Posted May 25th 2014, 12:35am by Alvin Sallay

    ... in to replace Tom Bolland, who is unavailable. There are also three new faces on the bench – hooker Lachlan Chubb, scrum-half Kenneth Hsieh and full-back Tom McColl. "We have to stick to our game ...

  4. Sport - Rugby - Six Nations

    Weir drop goal gives Scotland victory at the death

    Posted Feb 23rd 2014, 01:44am by AFP

    ... the final scrum of the match Scotland got the ball to Weir who took his chance from 30 metres to stun a packed-out stadium and send the travelling Tartan Army support into raptures.   ...

  5. Sport - Rugby

    Asian game ‘is improving across the board’

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 09:29pm by John Carney

    ... to be working." One indication it was working was last year when Japan played the All Blacks. In one scrum they got a turnover, which doesn't sound much, but it would have been unheard of a few years ago. "It was quite amazing. They kept the score down, too, but to get a turnover at scrum time was a huge effort. In the past, it wouldn't have happened and they would have just got ...

  6. Sport - Rugby

    Hong Kong face most important 15s game ever, says coach Leigh Jones

    Posted May 08th 2014, 11:01pm by Staff Reporter

    ... McKee earns a start at scrum-half over utility back Jamie Hood, winger Salom Yiu Kam-shing returns from a slight niggle to take Tom McQueen’s place, and Alex McQueen returns to fullback after ...

  7. Sport - Rugby

    Hong Kong U20s hope to go out on a high

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 11:03pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... tightened up their play in midfield, but at times also looked dangerous with ball in hand with diminutive fullback Hugo Stiles impressing, along with scrum half James Christie. Canada started ...

  8. Sport - Rugby

    Sri Lanka attempt ‘Fijian fix’ for Hong Kong clash

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 10:04pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... from the Philippines game last Saturday, with blindside flanker Nick Hewson, hooker Tom Bolland, tighthead James Cooper and lock Jack Delaforce coming in. In the backs, scrum-half Jamie Hood ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport

    Springboks set to triumph and bury Soweto jinx

    Posted Aug 17th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... The replacements include scrum-half Fourie du Preez, 31, back in the green-and-gold mix after being part of the side beaten by Australia in the 2011 World Cup quarter-finals. Du Preez is among seven foreign-based stars in the matchday 23- a sign of the tough economic times as South Africans are lured abroad by far fatter salaries. Although coach Heyneke Meyer kept faith with Ulster scrum-half Ruan ...

  10. Sport - Rugby - Six Nations

    Wales overwhelm France to restore title hopes

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 11:48am by Agence France-Presse

    ... enemies in an opening half of error after error and even though scrum-half Jean-Marc Doussain got them on the scoreboard with a penalty, he missed with another sitter and quickly handed ... ahead at half-time. The Welsh front row dominated the scrums and the defensive effort from the home side was good enough to keep the French attackers at bay, although it took a knock-on from ...




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