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Standing out at the weekend – WRWC Special

The Women’s Rugby World Cup came to a head at the Stade Jean Bouin on Sunday with England being crowned the winners after a 21-9 victory over Canada. It is the first time that England have lifted the WRWC trophy since 1994 – the New Zealand Black Ferns … Continue reading

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Standing out in the week

We have been treated to some midweek action this week from both codes with England taking on the Crusaders as part of their summer tour and the State of Origin Game Two. England have suffered two defeats at the hands of the All Blacks over the past couple … Continue reading

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World Club Challenge Preview – Sydney Roosters vs Wigan Warriors

The World Club Challenge returns to Australia on Saturday morning when the Sydney Roosters take on the Wigan Warriors at the Allianz Stadium. It is the first time the match has been played in Australia since Wigan upset the Brisbane Broncos 20-14 back in 1994. This game will be the … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby Q & A with Ulster’s Tom Court (in conjunction with Mizuno)

Last week it was announced that Ulster’s Tom Court would be making the short journey across the Irish Sea, having signed a 3 year contract with London Irish for the start of the 2014/15 season. The Ireland prop has been with Ulster since 2006 and made his … Continue reading

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Australia v New Zealand Rugby League Action

Any occasion when Australia and New Zealand meet in rugby league is always going to be a passionate affair, even more so when it is the ANZAC Test and being staged in Canberra to celebrate 100 years as the nation’s capital. With Australia the Four Nations Champions and New … Continue reading

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Tokyo Rugby Sevens Round-Up

Following on from the previous action in Hong Kong, last weekend saw players remain in Asia as Tokyo took centre stage with the Sevens World Series reaching round seven and the business end of the competition. Going into the tournament and New Zealand held a commanding lead, … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Rugby Sevens Round-Up

After a prolonged break, Sevens action was back in spectacular fashion as the Hong Kong Sevens took centre stage over the weekend. With an inconic status on the Sevens World Series, players and fans alike consider this to be a premier tournament and one which every nation … Continue reading

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Wales Retain Six Nations Crown

Even the most die-hard Wales fans could not have envisaged the outcome of Saturday’s Six Nations title decider. With England going into the match aiming for the first Grand Slam in a decade, it was Wales who recorded their biggest win in over 130 years and confirmed their … Continue reading

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Six Nations Preview

The final round of the Six Nations comes down to the wire this weekend with everything to play for, including the title itself, the opportunity for a Grand Slam and Triple Crown as well as the unwelcome wooden spoon still to be decided. England enter the dragons den at … Continue reading

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Sevens Round-Up

It’s been a busy couple of weeks on the Sevens scene as over the past two weekends both New Zealand and USA have staged events as part of the Sevens World Series. Now over half-way through the competition, it’s time to look back on the latest action … Continue reading