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  • Rugby
    Preview: Lions v Highlanders semi finial

    The Highlanders will have to overcome the effects of altitude and a punishing travel schedule as well...

  • Rugby
    Preview: Hurricanes v Chiefs Semi Final

    Wellington has a 15% chance of rain but a 100% chance of an all-New Zealand thriller in...

  • Rugby
    Preview: Hurricanes v Sharks

    Last week any of four Kiwi teams were a possibility of finishing the season in the top...

  • NSW Waratahs
    Preview: Blues v Waratahs

    It’s time! Now or never, do or die; however you want to put it on Friday night...

  • Rugby
    Preview: Cheetahs v Force

    It will be an interesting trip to Bloemfontein for the Force coming off the back of the...

  • Melbourne Rebels
    Preview – Chiefs vs Rebels

    A tough game awaits the Rebels in Hamilton, where they will face the in-form Chiefs. The Chiefs...

  • Queensland Reds
    A Happy New Year for the Reds?

    by Juan Cote If you were standing near the Ballymore exits at the end of last season...

  • Wallabies
    Can the magic continue? France v Wallabies Preview

    . . Four days on and the smile still hasn’t left my face. But can the magic carry on? The beginning of this century was the last time the Wallabies beat the French at home. Outside of Word Cups, before last weekend Australia hadn’t won two away games in a row since...

  • Rugby
    Australia vs England test preview

    If you’re looking for a completely level headed assessment of the Wallabies chances at Twickenham on Saturday,...

  • Wallabies
    The global economy and the Wallabies Euro Tour – predict the results

    For some reason this tour feels more of a benchmark for how the Wallabies have progressed than the tri-nations this year. From a results perspective, the only way we could have shown any improvement in the tri-nations was by letting in one less soft try in Brisbane and win the thing. But...

  • All Blacks
    Wallabies vs All Blacks, preview of the Tri-Nations decider

    The start of the new Australian rugby dream, and any meaningful success comes down to this one test in Brisbane on Saturday. A loss, and the only difference from 2007 is the South African Hoodoo broken, but at the cost of a record thrashing. A win, and regardless what happens in Honkers...

  • Springboks versus Wallabies Tri-Nations Johannesburg preview

    A run down on the teams is on the previous post, so this will be pretty short and sweet – you blokes can take up the space. Last week I under-estimated the hole that South Africa is in. What’s clear is: the boks have no clue how to attack outside of 10...

  • Wallabies
    Wallabies prepare for Bledisloe clash in Sydney

    Exclusively for Green and Gold Rugby by James Heffield, Betfair sponsored rugby bet journalist.Australia will have to bring its A-game tomorrow night if it hopes to halt its five year Bledisloe Cup drought in Sydney. The All Blacks may have been severely depleted by offshore defections and the loss of inspirational skipper...

  • All Blacks
    Wallabes vs All Blacks first TriNations test Preview

    I haven’t got much time this morning, so here are the main factors as I see them...

  • South Africa
    Australia vs South Africa Tri-Nations First Test Preview

    UPDATED Here it is – the first big Wallaby hit out in the Aussie Robbie era, and what a test it’s gonna be. The world champeen Springboks have just re-inforced their top-dog status with two matches out of the top drawer, the second earning them their first win on NZ soil for...

  • NSW Waratahs
    Super 14 Semi Final Previews

    After one of the closest finishes of the regular season in Super 14 rugby, we find ourselves...

  • ACT Brumbies
    Super 14 2008 preview

    It’s been a long old wait since last October, but at last we get some good southern hemisphere rugby back on the telly. What’s intriguing about this years competition though is trying to pick the key runners and riders, because this year there are a couple of extra factors in play. To...

  • Rugby
    England vs South Africa: World Cup Final score & review

    One roll of the dice too many South Africa 15 England 6 This was a tough old...

  • South Africa vs England; World Cup Final Preview

    SEE FINAL RESULT AND REVIEW HERE Let’s start with who I want to win. I can’t declare any love of the Boks. But when it comes to this Saturday, as an Australian living in England through the last World Cup and Ashes glitch, under no circumstances do I want the Poms win....

  • Rugby
    France vs England, South Africa vs Argentina previews

    It’s all about momentum Article by Sportsfreak, G&GR comments in green The Southern Hemisphere’s Triumphant Weekend. The...