The Rugby Championship 2018 – All Blacks again?

The Rugby Championship 2018 – All Blacks again? The 2018 edition of the Rugby Championship kicks off this weekend. Since the induction of the tournament in 2012, New Zealand has won it five times and Australia once. All indications show that the All Blacks will probably be the champions for a sixth time. South Africa, Australia and Argentina will have …

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Eddie Jones post game

England to Arrive 2 Weeks early to 2019 World Cup

England Head Coach Eddie Jones has said that his side will be heading to Japan at least 2 weeks prior to the tournaments kick off. Although this may seem a bit much, Jones has said that it is more than worth it, and there is even the chance of a warm up game shortly after their arrival around the 3rd-6th …

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Robshaw Extends Deal with ‘Quins

Former England captain and Harlequins veteran Chris Robshaw has further committed to his Aviva Premiership side by signing a long term deal with the club. Robshaw has signed a new contract that will keep him at the club until 2020. He has said to the media; “I am extremely proud to have re-signed with the club that gave me my first …

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Barrett out of Rugby Championship

Jordie Barrett who has impressed in Super Rugby and also against the British and Irish Lions has been ruled out of the Rugby Championship with a shoulder injury. Barrett, who was a key man against the Lions will miss the championship which kicks off next week (19th August) as the All Blacks go head to head with Australia. The rising …

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Jordie Barrett to Steal the Show in the Quarters

Jordie Barrett could impress in the Super Rugby Quarter-Final. He has impressed all with his performances for the All Blacks and Hurricanes alike, making him the prime candidate to start on Friday. He is likely to be partnered with Ngani Laumape as regular centre Vince Aso is out with groin injury. With Beauden also being confirmed to be at the 10 …

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Lions return home from New Zealand

Warburton Speaks to Media Following Return Home

As the British and Irish Lions returned home from the rather successful tour of New Zealand, Captain Sam Warburton and Tour Manager John Spencer spoke to the press at Heathrow Airport. They commented on the tour just gone; the support from fans, and the tours to come, as the Lions’ reputation continues to grow and so does the following. Feel …

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Kyle Sinckler Arrested in Auckland

British and Irish Lions man Kyle Sinckler has apologised after being arrested in the early hours of Sunday morning following the Lions 1-1 draw against the All Blacks. The incident which took place was stated by Auckland police as minor, and “,did not warrant prosecution.” Instead he was taken back to the team accommodation following his eventful night out. The …

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All Blacks V Lions Series Decider Will Not Happen

The thought of a series decider between the British and Irish Lions and the All Blacks was a sweet one whilst it lasted, but it has now been announced that the Barbarians Vs All Blacks fixture is to stay as it was, rather than becoming an ‘unofficial decider’. This comes after the English Rugby Union stated that they are not …

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