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Standing out at the weekend

Although the majority of the Northern Hemisphere’s big names were away with their respective countries over the weekend, there was still plenty of action to keep an eye on both sides of the equator. Although not all of it took place on the rugby field, we couldn’t ignore … Continue reading

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Cardiff Blues Go Green

The Cardiff Blues, their shirt sponsor Canterbury and club sponsor DS Smith have teamed up to create a ‘green shirt’. The obvious point is that the shirt is a striking jasmine green in colour, however it is the tag line on the back of the shirt that … Continue reading

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125 Days and Counting

Mark the date in your diary as Sunday 27th January 2013 means exactly 125 days until the British & Irish Lions begin their 125th anniversary tour of Australia, starting with a one-off match against the Barbarians in Hong Kong on their way Down Under. As we reach this landmark date on … Continue reading

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Heineken Cup Preview – Weekend 2

A thrilling first weekend of Heineken Cup rugby was served up this weekend with the highlight being Ronan O’Gara of Munster kicking a drop goal in the last play of the game after 41 phases of build up play. There was a high profile debut during the game between Saracens and … Continue reading

Blues and Wales Number 8 Andy Powell Joins London Wasps

London Wasps have confirmed that Welsh international Andy Powell has signed with the club ahead of the 2010/11 season. Powell completes Wasps’ recruitment ahead of the new season, signing an initial one-year contract, and the powerful back-row forward brings with him a wealth of experience after five … Continue reading

Leicester Tigers Beat Cardiff Blues in Semi Final Thriller

Leicester Tigers will face Leinster in the final of the Heineken Cup after resisting one of the greatest comebacks in the history of the game to win on a place-kick penalty shoot-out after grinding out a 26-26 draw in 100 minutes of play at the Millennium Stadium … Continue reading