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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

Lovell Rugby RBS Six Nations Team Of The Tournament

Following a great Six Nations, all of use here at Lovell Rugby have been discussing our ‘Team of the Tournament’ made up of what we think to be the best players from this years Tournament. We have posted our team below:  15- Delon Armitage- England Boots - Adidas Predator … Continue reading

Lovell Rugby Match of the Week: England v France 15th March 2009

Is this a sign of England under Martin Johnson turning a corner? From the evidence of Sunday over 80,000 certainly hope so as England blew France away in the first half. It was the day England had been searching for all tournament. Limited against Italy, awkward against … Continue reading