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Standing out at the weekend

Super Rugby returned over the weekend and once again we were treated to high tempo rugby with plenty of tries. The stand out fixture of the weekend came in Sydney where the Waratahs and Brumbies went head-to-head. On the international scene, South Africa took on Scotland in … Continue reading

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Standing out at the weekend

There were plenty of fixtures in both codes over the weekend and in different formats of the game. On the international rugby union scene, the Waikato Stadium played host to the third and final Test between New Zealand and England whilst in Nelspruit, South Africa took on a Wales team … Continue reading

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Introducing the new South Africa 2014/15 Rugby Shirts from Asics

When the Springboks run out at the DHL Newlands on 7th of June to take on a World XV, it will be the start of a new era for the South African national team. The match will mark the first time that we see the team in their … Continue reading

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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