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Kicking-Off the Sevens World Series

If you haven’t already been converted to the fast-paced and action-packed Sevens game then now is the ideal time, as not only has the new season just kicked-off but come the 2016 Olympics in Rio it will also be making its debut.   The 2012/13 HSBC Sevens … Continue reading

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Rugby Boot Spotting – Super XV 24th and 25th February 2012

The 2012 Super XV season kicked off on Friday morning with the Crusaders getting a narrow victory over the Blues. The games continued over the weekend when on Saturday, the reigning champions the Reds, scored in the last play of the game to snatch victory against the … 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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Lovell Rugby Reviews – The Canterbury Ventilator Rugby Headguard

If you look up ‘headguard’ in the dictionary, you will find a statement along the lines of ‘a padded helmet/hat that is worn to protect the head in contact sports such as rugby’. However, the Canterbury Ventilator Rugby Headguard offers a lot more than just head protection. The … 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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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 4

With the group stages of this years Rugby World Cup almost over, the quarter final fixtures are beginning to take shape. With New Zealand, England, Ireland & South Africa all winning their respective groups, they are seen to be getting the easier draws. France, Argentina, Australia and Wales … 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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The New Canterbury Mercury Compression Range, Now Available at Lovell Rugby

Canterbury have teamed up with South African International Bryan Habana to promote their new range of rugby Base Layer technology - Mercury Compression. The clothing features different compression zones to improve blood flow to the key muscles and reduce muscle soreness (fatigue) during and after physical activity depending on when you wear it. As … Continue reading