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Lovell Rugby’s Top 5 Wilkinson Moments

After announcing his plan to retire at the end of the season, we thought it would be fitting to pick out some of our favourite moments of Jonny Wilkinson’s fantastic career. In his time in England with the Newcastle Falcons he helped them to their first, and … Continue reading

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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

Wallabies Star Matt Giteau Signs For Toulon After World Cup

Wallabies playmaker Matt Giteau confirmed his signing with with French club Toulon following this year’s World Cup. Giteau, capped 91 times for Australia, said he has settled terms for an 18-month contract with the Top 14 club, leaving the door ajar to return ahead of the British … Continue reading

Ospreys Captain Alun-Wyn Jones Latest Player Linked With Move To France

Clermont Auvergne are believed to be looking to add Alun-Wyn Jones to their star-studded squad. Jones (who wears Adidas R15 Rugby Boots) is out of contract at the end of the season and there are thought to be a number of suitors seeking out the Wales and … Continue reading

All French Affair For The Heineken Cup Final In Paris

Biarritz will play Toulouse in the Heineken Cup final after they beat Munster 18-7 in San Sebastian on Sunday. Toulouse moved into the final by defeating current champions Leinster on Saturday. Munster scored the game’s only try through Keith Earls, but Dimitri Yachvili once again came to Biarritz’s … Continue reading

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

Wilkinson Helps Toulon Beat ACT Brumbies Wearing New Puma Toulon Home Shirt

Toulon beat former Super 14 champions The ACT Brumbies last night which completed their four-match French tour with a 20-6 loss to at the Stade Mayol on Thursday. Toulon stood out wearing their new Puma home rugby shirts for the upcomming season. This will be available exclusively … Continue reading

Steyn To Join Racing Metro After Lions Series

South Africa back Francois Steyn insists he hasn’t given up hope of playing in the next World Cup despite signing a three-year contract with Racing Metro. The 22-year-old (Who Wears Adidas World Cup Rugby Boots) will move to Paris at the end of the Springboks’ three-match Test … Continue reading