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  • England
    Experts: Wallabies Grand Slam predictions

    GREEN AND GOLD RUGBY EXCLUSIVE It’s been 25 years since we last had a crack at a Grand Slam (why?) and won it. So can Australia do it again with the current Wallabies mob? G&GR talked to a number of Aussie rugby experts, and here’s what they came up with: Lote Tuqiri...

  • Rugby
    Video Highlights – Rocky in Ireland

    Here’s a short clip showing highlights of Rocky Elsom’s time with Leinster. _yPv0JkMcIU This shows why Rocky is the complete package and is in the form of his life. His pace, palm off, strength in the tackle, step, mongrel, big game temperament and ability to make anyone his bitch are truly world...

  • Rugby
    Tri-Nations Rugby: Commentator Ratings

     We rate the players after most tests; now that we’re in the middle of the Tri-Nations it’s...

  • All Blacks
    All black and ‘bleu’

    France 27 – New Zealand 22 O.K. Lets put all the crap to bed first. The excuse...

  • Rugby
    Not so pretty in pink

    Western Force 10 – Sharks 22 For highlights follow read more link below Watching both the Tahs and Force today was the rugby equivalent of coitus interruptus. Prolonged foreplay, relentless pounding, exciting climax….and then a damp squibb. In the meantime the Saffas and Kiwis, having barely got a sniff of space, had...

  • Queensland Reds
    Reds go Mad

    News of Hugh McMeniman returning to the 2009 QLD Reds Super 14 side for their clash against...

  • ACT Brumbies
    Super 14 2009 predictions

    A shoot from the hip preview and prediction of the various 2009 Super 14 teams chances

  • Rugby
    Rocky’s foot

    I’ve done a Sonny Boy Williams and farked off to the south of France, although unlike SBW my holiday trip is well within my current employment contract. It won’t surprise you to know that the Frogs couldn’t give a flying Gallic shrug about the supposed end of the NRLs world. Proper news...

  • 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...

  • All Blacks
    Chooks own Mongrel-o-meter

    By Chook. I think we need to rate the players that will face off for the Tri...

  • Rugby
    The many faces of Greg

    As pointed out by G&GR readers, everyone’s favourite Chief Rugby Correspondent has some pretty variable mug shots out there (haven’t we all?). And as they say, every picture says a thousand words…. Gregory the apprentice Keen as mustard, this picture – taken on his second day at work – captures the apprentice...

  • Wallabies
    Tri-Nations review: South Africa vs New Zealand

    Springboks 21 – All Blacks 26 Ominous signs from the boys in black In their come from behind win over the Boks yesterday in Durban, the All Blacks showed some frightening glimpses of their potential, with just a few Achilles heels on display.Nine points behind with 15 minutes to play, New Zealand...

  • Wallabies
    Wallabies vs Fiji – preview

    Click here for 2007 Rugby World Cup match preview Well, apart from the usual Fijian rugby generalisations...

  • Wallabies
    First Wales test – wash up

    Australia 29 : Wales 23orAustralian forwards +29 : Australian backs -23 Well, for a match review you can pretty much read my match prediction in the previous post. Not surprisingly, a back-line made of out of position players and devoid of combinations was a error-ridden shmozzle and this Welsh team is not...

  • Wallabies
    First test 2007 vs Wales

    Right, so first test vs Wales tomorrow. Really looking forward to seeing the green and gold out on the paddock again, however I’ve got a mixture of interest and worry about the experimentation still happening with the side – especially in the backs. Some key thoughts about this test:1 – This welsh...