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SBW heading back to rugby league via Japan

It was announced earlier this week that Sonny Bill Williams’ four year stay in rugby union is coming to an end. The 17 cap All Black will complete the season with his current club, the Chiefs in the Super XV, before moving to Ōta city to play … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby Reviews the new Adidas Adipower Kakari Wide Fit SG Rugby Boots

The Adidas Flanker used to be predominately worn by back row players however over recent seasons, continued improvements to the R15 (originally the 915), Predator and RS7 have caused the Flanker to make its way to the feet of the front five forwards. Adidas have now re-released the boot but given … Continue reading

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Ma’a Nonu’s change of boot colour doesn’t help the Blues’ luck

Eventhough they made a number of high profile signings for the 2012 season (including World Cup winning All Blacks such as Ma’a Nonu and Piri Weepu) the Blues currently sit 14th in the Super XV table after only managing to get one win from their first seven games. It … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby’s Rugby World Cup 2011 First XV

With the Rugby World Cup now over for another four years, it is time to look at back at the tournament and pick out the 15 players that have stood out in their position and those that would feature in our Rugby World Cup First XV. With … Continue reading

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All Blacks Winners Rugby Shirts, Polo Shirt and Video

After Sundays victory over France at Eden Park in Auckland, New Zealand are now the Champions of World Rugby. It was a close fought final but Stephen Donalds long range kick early in the second half proved to be the winning kick. It is the first time … 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

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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 – RWC Round 2

We are now nearly two weeks in to the Rugby World Cup and the favourites are all beginning to put their stamp on the competition. New Zealand brushed aside Japan, England started slow against Georgia however gradually stepped up the pace and South Africa comfortably defeated Fiji. … Continue reading

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Rugby Boot Spotting – International (20th August 2011)

With the Rugby World Cup only a matter of weeks away, we take a look at some of the boots that you can expect to see in New Zealand throughout September and October. South Africa finally got the victory they have been craving against New Zealand in Port Elizabeth whilst … Continue reading

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Rugby Boot Spotting – All Blacks Vs Springboks

Sonny Bill Williams And Ma’a Nonu Play for: Crusaders, Auckland Blues and New Zealand All Blacks Wear: Adidas AdiZero RS7 Rugby Boots The All Blacks Centres combined in the second half. This is potentially one of the heaviest and most powerfull combinations ever. Nonu has been wearing the New Kobalt … Continue reading