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  • Melbourne Rebels
    Preview: Melbourne Rebels vs NSW Waratahs

    The winless Melbourne Rebels host the winless Waratahs in their first home game this season, Friday evening...

  • Melbourne Rebels
    Preview: Melbourne Rebels Vs Sunwolves

    The Melbourne Rebels host the Human Communications Sunwolves for the first time this week at AAMI Park....

  • Melbourne Rebels
    Rebels outclassed by the Hurricanes

    This was a highly anticipated match between two teams with similar records this season, playing for the same wild card spot in the Australasian Top Five. Both teams had won four of their six matches but neither had beaten a team above them on the ladder. With their best start to a...

  • All Blacks
    Bledisloe 1 First Thoughts

    The surface, the cheating, the running, the lack of kicking was all we could talk about in the lead up to this match. Of course the fact the good guys hadn’t beaten the blacks for 7 games in a row was brought up a couple of times, but after the kick off,...

  • Wallabies
    Tuqiri’s hit on Flannery video highlight

    Here’s the footage of the rib-cracking tackle Lote Tuqiri put on Jerry Flannery in the dying seconds of the test last Saturday, June 14th. A hit like that really lifts a team in defence, and it couldn’t have been better timed. Having been a critic of Steve Austin in the past, there’s...

  • Wallabies
    Australia Wallabies vs Ireland Score & Review

    Wallabies 18 – Ireland 12 In so many ways this was a perfect opening hit-out for Aussie Robbie. Importantly the Wallabies won – a loss would have killed the Dingo Deans feelgood factor stone dead. But equally, in this game we saw all of the Wallabies collective traits, both positive and negative,...

  • Wallabies
    Tri-Nations Review: Australia vs New Zealand

    Mortlock and that pass (photo c/o Rugby Heaven) Wallabies overrun All Blacks (you little beauty)Australia 20 – New Zealand 15 DO they come sweeter than this? As one of the many Aussie rugby fans despairing of our slip from the top table of rugby over the past years, this was a victory...