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Rugby Boot Spotting – RWC Semi Finals

After 20 teams started the competition back in September, only two remain; hosts New Zealand and an under-performing France side. The All Blacks brushed aside Australia in their Semi Final whilst France narrowly defeated a Wales team that played with 14 players for just over an hour. … Continue reading

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Rugby Boot Spotting – RWC Quarter Finals

After being predicted easier draws in the quarter finals due to finishing top of the groups, it was a suprise to see England, Ireland and South Africa all knocked out at the quarter final stage of the competition. The performance of the weekend goes to Wales who defeated … Continue reading

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Rugby Boot Spotting – RWC Round 3

The Rugby World Cup is coming to the final round of matches and there are still plenty of teams in the mix for the quarter finals. Argentina scored a late winner against Scotland to open thier group up, New Zealand saw off the French to all but secure top … Continue reading

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Rugby Boot Spotting – International (13th August 2011)

In this edition of  International Rugby Boot Spotting we take a look at Vincent Clerc (Toulouse / France) in his Nike Legend rugby boots, Bakkies Botha (Toulon / South Africa) sporting his Asics Lethal rugby boots and James Hook (Perpignan / Wales) showing off his new white, black and gold … Continue reading

Lovell Rugby Six Nations Team Of The Tournament 2011

After a Thrilling Final Weekend of 6 Nations action, Lovell Rugby is again picking its team of the Tournament. As ever debate was raging in office, but here is our final picks. XV of the Championship  15 Ben Foden (England) – Andrea Masi did push for a … Continue reading

Lovell Rugby’s 2010 Six Nations Team Of The Tournament

As ever the Six Nations again proved why it is so unpredictable. French coach Mark Lievromant’s young chargers did not have alot expected of them and how did they prove people wrong! (us included). In a way they also educated maybe a even a certain England coach … Continue reading

France Win Sland Slam Defeating Improved England

France sealed their ninth Grand Slam with a tense 12-10 victory over the men in white at Stade de France on Saturday night. England  played the best rugby of their campaign – if not the past year – but they got on the wrong side of referee … Continue reading

RBS Six Nations 2010 Ready To Commence

Saturday 6th Feb 2010 Ireland Vs Italy- 2.30 pm England Vs Wales- 5pm Sunday 7th Feb 2010 Scotland Vs France- 3 pm Saturday 13th Feb 2010 Wales Vs Scotland- 2 pm France Vs Ireland- 4.30 pm

Stade Francais Sack Coach Ewen McKenzie After Poor Start To Top 14

Ewen McKenzie and Christophe Dominici have this afternoon been sacked as coaches of struggling Stade Francais. Stade owner Max Guazzini said McKenzie and former France winger Dominici would be replaced by Jacques Delmas and Didier Faugeron. The former Brive and Biaritz coaches respectively now have got the … Continue reading

France Shock New Zealand All Blacks At House Of Pain

France scored their second consecutive win against New Zealand with a well deserved 27-22 victory on their first ever visit to Carisbrook on Saturday. The visitors scored first and never trailed, eventually outscoring an under-strength All Blacks three tries to two. A massive defensive display from France … Continue reading