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Lovell Rugby’s Heineken Cup Quarter-Finals Preview

The biggest club rugby tournament in the Northern Hemisphere returns this weekend and there are four colossal ties to look forward to. The pool stages finished back in January with Leinster, Toulon, Toulouse, Clermont Auvergne, Ulster and Munster all claiming the top spots in their respective pools with … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby Reviews the new Leicester Tigers 2012/13 Home Rugby Kit

After more than a decade with Cotton Traders, the Leicester Tigers have followed the RFU in putting Canterbury in charge of designing and making their new rugby kit. With such a great history in both domestic and european competition, the club require a strip that will stand out on … Continue reading

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Rugby Boot Spotting – Barbarians vs Australia, 26th November 2011

Australia defeated the Barbarians 60 points to 11 on Saturday at Twickenham in a game which most saw being a much closer contest. Australia were missing some of their big names with Quade Cooper and Kurtley Beale both not featuring although their stand-ins managed to step up to the … Continue reading

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Rugby Boot Spotting – Aviva Premiership, 28th and 29th October 2011

Normal service was resumed at the weekend in the Aviva Premiership with the majority of players having returned from the Rugby World Cup. Saracens ended Gloucesters unbeaten run with a late score on Saturday evening whilst London Irish lost at home to Bath thanks to a penalty … Continue reading

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Rugby Boot Spotting – RWC Round 1

After a 4 year wait, the Rugby World Cup finally kicked off in New Zealand on Friday. Over the first weekend of matches, there were some very close encounters with South Africa beating Wales by one point and Romania pushing Scotland all the way. Throughout the matches … Continue reading

England and Tigers Fly Half Toby Flood Ruled Out For Two Months

Leicester Tigers and England fly-half Toby Flood (Who Wears Nike Laser Rugby Boots) will be ruled out for two months. His knee ligaments are not torn but he will be sidelined for the first couple months of the new Aviva Premiership. The 25-year-old hobbled off the pitch … Continue reading

Leicester Tigers Win Guinness Premiership Final at Twickenham

A last-gasp try from Dan Hipkiss wrenched the Guinness Premiership from Saracens’ grasp in a thrilling 33-27 final win on Saturday. In an enthralling match, the Tigers ended up giving their opporition a lesson in how to win a tournament. Saracens took the lead with four minutes … Continue reading

Leinster Win Heineken Cup at Murrayfield

Leinster snatched the spoils from under the noses of the Leicester Tigers with an epic 19-16 victory in Saturday’s Heineken Cup Final at Murrayfield. Indeed, it was nip and tuck for the duration of the contest. It stood deadlocked at 16-all before Johnny Sexton (wearing his Adidas … 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

Rugby Match Preview: England v France – 15th March 2009

Simon Shaw will make his first England start under Martin Johnson after being named as one of three changes in the team to play France in Sunday’s Six Nations meeting at Twickenham. The veteran Wasps lock, 35, has replaced Nick Kennedy in the second row while Leicester’s … Continue reading