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  • Queensland Reds
    Preview: Reds v Force

    The local derbies in the Australian conference have actually produced some bloody decent content this year. Something...

  • Rugby
    Sharks give Force a nasty bite in Durban

    It wasn’t to be for the plucky Force this week, with the Sharks comprehensively outplaying them in...

  • Rugby
    Preview – Sharks vs. Force

    The Sharks have looked to have found their winning ways again and return home to host a...

  • Rugby
    Review: Force vs. Chiefs

    The Western Force have gone down in a nail-biting affair against the Chiefs in front of 14,000...

  • Rugby
    The Worst Day in Australian Rugby

    In what has been a very turbulent year so far for Super Rugby, the long-awaited answer to...

  • Rugby
    Western Force vs Southern Kings Preview

    South Africa’s Southern Kings visit Perth’s NIB stadium to lock horns with the Western Force on Sunday afternoon....

  • Rugby
    How SANZAAR want to fix Super Rugby

    Part II (Proposed Idea put forward by SANZAAR) Following from my article yesterday we come to the complicated bit. Many fans have talked about numerous ideas, from reverting back to the round robin nature of Super 14, to returning to the three conference structure with more derby matches, to cutting South Africa...

  • ACT Brumbies
    The Tuesday Top 5

    This weeks Tuesday Top 5 starts out with the sad news of a forced retirement, what’s going on...

  • ACT Brumbies
    Brumbies Roll the Force in Perth

    The league-leading Brumbies crossed the Nullarbor to do battle with the Force on a sticky Friday evening...

  • ACT Brumbies
    Match Preview – Force v Brumbies

    Round 3 of Super Rugby starts Friday 11th of March and the first Aussie game is the Force at home to the Brumbies. It kicks off at 7:05pm local, 10:05pm AEDT or 9:05pm if you live in QLD. Importance It is still early days in the season but none-the-less it is a...

  • Melbourne Rebels
    Force v Rebels: Questions And Answers

    Will the Rebel set piece dominate? Will the home town support bring the Force home? Will the Rebels step up to be a finals threat? Will the Force run it from everywhere? Is Lance and Godwin the answer? Will Hanson set himself up as the next Aussie hooker? The Match Conditions were...

  • Melbourne Rebels
    ROUND ONE: FORCE vs REBELS

    Maybe not the most attractive match in Round One, but certainly the most intriguing! For both teams...

  • ACT Brumbies
    Podcast Ep 198 – We Start A Whole New Year

    We’re back! In this weeks podcast host Matt “Gagger” Rowley speaks to special guests about the new super rugby season and gets their thoughts on where their beloved teams will rank in the new Aussie Super Rugby conference. Tweet

  • Podcast
    GAGR Podcast Episode 174: The one without any RWC legends

    We’re getting the band back together and we’re on a mission from Gagger.  The focus of this...

  • Western Force
    Force depleted in Durban

    The Western Force have gone down 15–9 to the Sharks at Kings Park in Durban. It was...

  • Analysis
    Ruck Stats Review: Force v Rebels

    This game was effectively won with the Rebels scoring their two tries in the first 23 minutes with...

  • ACT Brumbies
    Ruck Stats Review: Brumbies v Force

    A clinical effort by the Brumbies making better use of the width of the pitch and getting the ball to their impressive ball runners.  Great defensive effort to negate the Western Force’s ball retention (4 x 20 phases), particularly in the 2nd half. Western Force struggled to turn sustained effort, and improved...

  • Rugby
    Force Demolished by Rampant Hurricanes

    In the lead up to the first home game of the season for the Force, and the final game of the Hurricanes’ arduous away tour of South Africa and Perth before the bye, there was talk of complacency and of a possible ambush. But it was the Force caught unawares – suffering...

  • Analysis
    Ruck Stats Review: Force v Reds

    Congratulations to a severely depleted and traumatised Reds grinding out an 18-6 win over a disappointing Western Force in Brisbane. The wrap-ups by Coach Michael Foley – “We were outmuscled at the breakdown and murdered at the set piece” and Captain Sam Wykes – “No excuses – weren’t up to it tonight”...

  • Queensland Reds
    Gutsy Reds down the Force

    For just the second match of the season, the lead up to the Reds v Force match at Suncorp Stadium drew an incredible amount of public and media attention. As Cyclone Marcia focussed in on South East Queensland the actual liklihood of the game going on was questioned.  Then there was the other storm around the...