Super Rugby

Super Rugby Needs To Drop The Kings For A Pacific Islands Team

As if the Pacific Islands didn’t have it hard enough as it already is, Super Rugby decided to completely overlook them during their expansion talks last year. Now there was obviously a good reason for the introduction of an Argentinian based franchise (Los Jaguares)! The Pumas had joined the Rugby Championship and were beginning to challenge the top sides on …

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A New Super Competition Or Maybe Not

The concept of what is now known as Super Rugby was started back in in the late 80’s as a competition between nations from New Zealand and Australia as well as Fiji. When South Africa was brought out of sporting isolation the Super 10 was born. Post 1995 when rugby became a professional game the Super 12 was created. The …

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The Ioane Brothers – Future All Black Stars

j After being stars at Auckland Grammar, Rieko and Akira Ioane pulled on the black jersey of the Maori All Blacks for the first time together in 2015. Later that year they were selected together in Sir Gorden Tietjens 7s squad. Since then, they have played many tournaments, and have scored many great tries, which are featured in this video. …

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