1. Lancaster Plays Burgess Card in Huge Gamble

    The four centres in the England Rugby World Cup party between them boast just 35 caps and even Brad Barritt and Jonathan Joseph have never started a Test together...

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  2. Hurricanes Sign Lions Loosie Vaea Fifita

    Sacrifice and hard work have paid off for Wellington loose forward Vaea Fifita in the form of a three-year deal to play Super Rugby for the Hurricanes.....

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  3. Kiwi Punter Bets $130K on All Blacks to Crash Out of World Cup

    A New Zealand man has taken a hugely controversial gamble, betting that his country's world-renowned rugby team will fail to win this year's World Cup. The All Blacks are the world's No...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 1 hour ago 553 reads 1 comments

  4. Punter Bets $130K on All Blacks to Lose World Cup

    A pessimistic Aucklander risks being branded the country's biggest traitor after betting $130,000 on the All Blacks to lose the Rugby World Cup.....

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  5. Ireland vs. Wales: 5 Key Battles in International Match

    Warren Gatland's Wales face a difficult trip to Dublin on Saturday as they prepare to face hosts Ireland in the latest of their World Cup warm-up fixtures, with revenge in mind following the home defeat suffered in Cardiff three weeks ago...

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  6. Bollywood Does Rugby, with Hilarious Results

    Ever wondered what India thinks of rugby? Well, wonder no more. Bollywood's take on the sport was evident in the 2004 film Sye , and now a clip from the film has gone viral after being shared on social media this week...

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  7. Ireland Name Line-Up vs. Wales

    The Ireland coaching team have announced the starting line-up for Saturday's GUINNESS Summer Series showdown with Wales at the Aviva Stadium (kick-off 2.30pm). Paul O'Connell returns to captain the side in his last international on home soil...

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  8. England Rugby World Cup Squad 2015: Sam Burgess Named Among 31-Man List

    Rugby league convert Sam Burgess has been named as part of coach Stuart Lancaster's 31-man England squad for the 2015 Rugby World Cup less than a year after making his transition to the sport...

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  9. Lancaster Names 31-Man Rugby World Cup Squad

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  10. Wales Announce 2015 RWC Squad

    Alun Wyn Jones will lead Wales against Ireland in Dublin on Saturday in a side that sees Exeter Chiefs prop Tomas Francis make his international debut and George North reach the milestone of his 50th Wales cap...

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  11. Wales Announce 2015 RWC Squad

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  12. Watch: Saracens Unveil New Home Kit

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  13. Puafisi to Join Glasgow Warriors

    Gloucester Rugby can confirm that Tongan international prop Sila Puafisi will join the Glasgow Warriors once his Rugby World Cup 2015 commitments with Tonga are complete.....

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  14. Report: Sam Burgess in England World Cup Squad

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  15. Qantas Extends Partnership with Wallabies

    The Australian Rugby Union and Qantas today announced that the national carrier would build on its 25-year partnership with Rugby after re-signing as naming rights partner of the ...

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  16. Report: Burgess Set to Win World Cup Call-Up

    Sam Burgess is expected to be included in England's 31-man squad for the World Cup, which starts next month...

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  17. Video: New Zealand All Blacks Legend Jonah Lomu Stuns Fans in Pub Prank

    Ever wondered what would happen if a rugby legend jumped out of a pub in Dublin? Wonder no more. Jonah Lomu , the gargantuan former All Blacks winger, stunned the crowd ...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 23 hours ago 30 reads 0 comments

  18. Wallabies Scrum Coach Scoffs at 2 Hookers Concern

    SCRUM guru Mario Ledesma has thanked his English opposite for praising the maligned Australian scrum and helping to further improve refereeing perceptions ahead of their World Cup showdown in five weeks...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 23 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Carling Cautions Against Burgess Selection

    Former skipper Will Carling has urged England to omit Sam Burgess from their World Cup squad, warning coach Stuart Lancaster his lack of union experience will be exposed by top opposition...

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  20. Palu Welcomes Pocock Challenge

    Wallabies enforcer Wycliff Palu has welcomed the challenge of David Pocock to his No.8 jersey ahead of the Rugby World Cup and says he isn't the only player gunning for the spot.....

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  21. Rugby Ball Explodes During Rugby Union Match in New Zealand

    Now this is what you call a deflated football. An innocent rugby ball has been kicked and blocked so hard it exploded during an ITM Cup match between rivals Northland and Southland in Whangarei, New Zealand...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 1 day ago 4,963 reads 1 comments

  22. Johne Murphy Calls Time on Career

    Johne Murphy has today announced his retirement from professional rugby, calling time on a hugely successful ten-year career which saw the utility back win titles with both Munster and Leicester Tigers ...

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  23. Munster's Johne Murphy Calls Time on Career

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  24. Report: Cipriani to Be Axed from England Squad

    Stuart Lancaster has made the decision to leave Sale Sharks fly-half Danny Cipriani out of his 31-man England squad for next month's World Cup, Sportsmail understands.....

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  25. Lewington Commits to London Irish

    London Irish winger Alex Lewington has committed his future to the Club by signing a contract extension ahead of the start of the 2015/16 season.....

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