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Exeter much more than just underdogs

Exeter much more than just underdogs

When Exeter Chiefs arrived in the Premiership last year few thought it more than a flash in the pan; a plucky amateur stepping up for a shot at the big…

What’s hot and what’s not in rugby

What’s hot and what’s not in rugby

By Rugby World Reader Larissa Falls Hot: Warm-Up Matches… Care’s sportsmanship, Tuilagi’s talent, Warburton’s work rate and North’s try scoring tally. Tindall becoming England’s equal most capped centre, sold out…

Television Match Official – when can they rule

Television Match Official – when can they rule

The law states, in relation, to what happened in today’s New Zealand v South Africa game 6.A.6 REFEREE CONSULTING WITH OTHERS (a) The referee may consult with assistant referees in…

Jonny Wilkinson

England 23, Wales 19 – The English Verdict

It was a win, but it certainly wasn’t pretty – however, England boss Martin Johnson was happy enough with his team’s first World Cup warm-up match. “It was what we…

England v Wales - International Friendly

England 23, Wales 19 – The Welsh Verdict

Disappointed though they were to have lost to England at Twickenham, the Welsh management were still pleased with some aspects of the day’s work. The biggest plus from their point…

Queensland Reds

July’s what’s hot and what’s not

By Rugby World reader Larissa Falls HOT Queensland Reds… Super Rugby champions! Samoa… For their incredible 32-23 win over Australia and their first victory over a top-five international team. The…

Try scoring Will Genia led the Reds to their maiden Super Rugby title

Super final lays down gauntlet – a blog

Under the expectant lights of Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium, Queensland Reds last night claimed their maiden Super 15 title in the most impressive of ways. Facing a Crusaders team vying for…

What’s hot and what’s not in June – a blog

What’s hot and what’s not in June – a blog

What’s Hot and What’s Not for June By Rugby World Reader Larissa Falls Hot: Champions…Toulouse for sealing their 10th Top 14 title, England Saxons for winning the Churchill Cup, and…

Jury’s out on Mason experiment

Jury’s out on Mason experiment

Just when you thought messieurs Henson and Cipriani had cornered the market in bad boy behavior, a seasoned professional arrives to show them how it’s done, writes Rugby World reader…