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Rugby Union

Boks benefit from Meyer's half-time blast

Coach Heyneke Meyer said he delivered a few choice words at half-time to turn South Africa's "unacceptable" performance into a 16-12 victory in Dublin.

Monday, 12 November, 2012, 4:49am

Rugged France run riot against hapless Wallabies

France coach Philippe Saint-Andre was known as a dazzling, fleet-footed winger in his illustrious playing days, the epitome of so-called "French flair".

12 Nov 2012 - 6:25am

Depleted Ireland and SA set for fiery clash

The two sides may be short of some familiar faces but Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer and flyhalf Pat Lambie expect fireworks when the South Africans face Ireland at Dublin's Lansdowne Road today.

10 Nov 2012 - 3:09am

Sport Digest, November 9, 2012

Michalak makes France team to meet Australia

9 Nov 2012 - 2:40am

Wallabies expect tough test against French

The Wallabies are wary of a French ambush when they kick off their European tour next week, coach Robbie Deans said yesterday, with the world No 2 side expecting an onslaught from Les Bleus.

4 Nov 2012 - 2:16am

Hong Kong 'let down' by IRB's Women's Sevens snub

Hong Kong has been "badly let down" by the International Rugby Board after being overlooked as a venue for the inaugural IRB Women's Sevens World Series despite being a pioneering force behind the development of the women's game, says rugby union chairman Trevor Gregory.

20 Oct 2012 - 3:40am

'We'll do our best to beat invincible All Blacks,' says Wallabies skipper

Wallabies skipper Nathan Sharpe is unbowed by New Zealand's formidable winning run and said the All Blacks were beatable in today's third and final Bledisloe Cup test in Brisbane.

The All Blacks have strung together 16 straight victories against all-comers and are one Test win away from joining the 1969 All Blacks and 1998 South African Springboks with 17 successive victories.

20 Oct 2012 - 3:39am

Sport Digest, October 15, 2012

Liang wins battle for China Masters crown

15 Oct 2012 - 3:23am

Sport Digest, October 1, 2012

Mutai leads Kenyan sweep at Berlin race

1 Oct 2012 - 3:41am

Short Sport, September 27, 2012

Reds manager Baker suffered minor stroke

27 Sep 2012 - 2:48am