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  • Rugby
    Alternative Rugby Commentary

    WARNING: KIWI RUGBY OPINIONS TO FOLLOW OK, these guys come from the land with no vowels, but...

  • All Blacks
    Warm up’s over – who’s where?

    Where do the Rugby World Cup contenders stand with all the warm up games out of the way? You’d have to say that the faces with smiles on them will have a beret above and garlic underneath. The French have dispatched all comers, at home or away, and while doing so still...

  • Wallabies
    Odd odds

    While watching a game over the weekend, the current odds of the teams for the World Cup...

  • Rugby
    Scotland vs South Africa – Result, score & review

    Scotland 3 South Africa 27 Today the Springboks showed both their pedigree and the amount of preparation...

  • Sucked in Boks

    Below is some great news just in – it’s like Eddie’s become our new secret weapon…. THE surprise appearance of former Australian coach Eddie Jones at Springboks training this week may work in the Wallabies’ favour, says Australian Rugby Union boss John O’Neill. South African coach Jake White convinced Jones, a friend,...

  • Tri-Nations review: New Zealand vs South Africa

    All Blacks 33 – Springboks 6 Despite the impressive scoreline, the consensus is that this performance still hasn’t exorcised the All Black demons encountered in Sydney two weeks ago. Up until the 69th minute the score was still 12-6 to the home side, all points having come from penalties. Read the kiwi...

  • Wallabies
    Tri Nations Wallabies vs Springboks Highlights

    Here are the highlights from last weeks game – Australia vs South Africa at Telstra Stadium in...

  • Wallabies
    Tri-Nations Wallabies vs Springboks player ratings

    OVERALL it was an error ridden performance by the Australia against South Africa on Saturday, but here’s how I rated the performances, and what it means for selection going forward. 15. Huxley 5/10 – I keep wanting this guy to have a great game as we can sorely need some of the...

  • Wallabies
    Tri-Nations Review: Australia vs South Africa 2nd Test

    Lack-luster comeback does enough Wallabies 25 – Springboks 17 THE Wallabies dominated this rugby game. Unfortunately though, for most of the test it was in the wrong way. Except for the 35 minutes around half-time, Australia did a great job of giving it away.Overall, I don’t know what to make of this...

  • Wallabies
    Tri-Nations Rugby: Australia vs South Africa Preview

    WITH the Springboks bringing only two of the side that played the All Blacks, it’s a thankless task for the Wallabies. The only win in the public’s eye will be a points land-slide to the Aussies, which will be no mean feat. So what can we expect? There aren’t a stack of...

  • 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
    Tri-Nations Rugby: South Africa vs Australia review

    ALL GUTS BUT NO GLORY Springboks 22 – Wallabies 19 The Wallabies showed today that they are far from being the easy-beats of this years Tri-Nations, and proved that they have the foundations of a RWC challenging side. However, despite marathon stretches of heroic defence, some key errors and the boot of...

  • Wallabies
    Tri-Nations: South Africa vs Australia – preview

    Now to the real deal. No more gutted out touring sides or ‘minnow’ nations. The experimentation has stopped and reputations are on the line. So what can we expect this Saturday from the Boks and the Wallabies?Matching up the backlines, the absence of Habana evens out the scales between the two sides,...