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Watch: The Teenage Man-Boy That Absolutely Wrecked His Way Through Australian Schools Rugby

Marist College Ashgrove won promotion to Australia’s rugby premiership this week and their success was in no small way contributed to by their captain, a 16-year-old behemoth named Emosi Tuqiri. At 6′ 3″ and 125kg, the prop has spent the last few months rampaging through mismatched opponents as he led his side on to glory this season. The Brisbane-based club has …

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Farrell Or Sexton – The Simple Answer To Who Should Start For The Lions Against The All Blacks

The old adage about the difference a day can make is ringing loud and true for the British and Irish Lions following their redemptive defeat of the Crusaders on Saturday. Following their dismal opening performance to the Provincial Barbarians and their loss to the Blues, anything other than a victory in Christchurch would have sparks scenes of horror and despair …

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Watch: Garry Ringrose Fires Timely Reminder To Warren Gatland Of His Lions Credentials With Slick Conversion Against The USA

When Warren Gatland named his 41-man squad for British and Irish Lions tour of New Zealand, Leinster and Ireland star Garry Ringrose’s name was not among them, despite having name-checked by the coach as one to watch. The 22-year-old has had an incredible season, having burst into the Ireland senior ranks and quickly become the first choice outside centre for …

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Gatland Continues To Tinker With His Lions XV For Highlanders Clash – Sam Warburton Returns As Captain

The relentless British and Irish Lions tour schedule continues as Warren Gatland names his squad to face the Highlanders on Tuesday, with Sam Warburton named as captain. The Lions got their tour back on track against the Crusaders on Saturday with a confidence boosting 3-12 win in Christchurch that saw the home side kept tryless for the first time in …

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When And Where You Can Watch England And Ireland’s Summer Tests

England and Ireland kick off their summer tours this weekend and with the British and Irish Lions claiming many of the regular starters we have become accustomed to, new faces are set to feature. With the Lions tour grabbing the headlines at every turn, England boss Eddie Jones and his Ireland counterpart Joe Schmidt have been left alone to continue the …

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Watch: Scotland U20s Unleash Silky Skilled Man-Beast On Unsuspecting Italian Defence

The Rugby World U-20 Championship offers fans the chance to take a glimpse at the future, where soon-to-be stars are auditioning for the coveted call-up to the senior ranks. Many of the superstars of world rugby, past and present, have cut their teeth at U-20s and as the professional game evolves and improves, the learnings and development philosophies are moving down from …

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“We’ll Get The Kitchen Sink Chucked At Us” – Lions Fans Need To Take Comfort From All Black Boss Hansen

It’s fair to say that following Wednesday’s defeat to the Blues, British and Irish Lions fans are somewhat nervous about the eight remaining games of the long awaited tour of New Zealand. A lacklustre and way below par performance against the Provincial Barbarians last weekend was followed up by a worrying defeat on Wednesday, leaving many to question whether Lions …

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