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Australia 45-20 Argentina: Player Ratings As Strong Second Half Sees Aussies Secure The Points

Once again Argentina fade badly after such a bright spark. How many times does it need to be said? Australia looked a bit shell-shocked in the opening exchanges and subsequently reacted positively to some harsh words from Michael Cheika at half-time. Here are how the players fared in the contest. Argentina 1. Lucas Nogueira 5 A penalty and two free-kicks …

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Key Head To Head Clashes In The Rugby Championship This Weekend

The first set of fixtures are over and done with which means new match-ups and some new faces. Here are a few intriguing head-to-heads that could determine the outcome in the next set of Rugby Championship fixtures. _____ New Zealand Vs Argentina Santiago Cordero Vs Nehe Milner-Skudder This could be a whole lot of fun. Two of the best hot steppers …

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South Africa 37-15 Argentina: Player Ratings From Port Elizabeth

PORT ELIZABETH, SOUTH AFRICA - AUGUST 19: Uzair Cassiem of the Springbok Team during the Rugby Championship match between South Africa and Argentina at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on August 19, 2017 in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. (Photo by Dirk Kotze/Gallo Images/Getty Images)

South Africa look back to their best after beating Argentina soundly 37-15 at Port Elizabeth on Saturday. The Pumas have some serious discipline issues and experienced a frustrating afternoon away from home. Here are how the two teams fared.   South Africa  Tendai Mtawarira- 8 Tackled his heart out today showing he hasn’t lost any of his typical energy and …

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The Rugby Championship: Strengths and Weaknesses For Each Team

The Rugby Championship has an odd feel to it this year with so many unfamiliar faces in the squads. This year’s tournament is one of the hardest to predict but here are some potential pointers that could help shed light on the sides as we approach the start of the tournament. New Zealand Strengths  Fans from this side of the …

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Watch: Georgia Run In Sensational Score Against Argentina In Rugby International

The rugby world’s eyes have been understandably transfixed on New Zealand in recent weeks, but other nations also deserve their due. While the collective nations of the British Isles salivated at Seán O’Brien’s sensational score at Eden Park, heroics were also orchestrated elsewhere. Georgia have been making a very strong case for inclusion in the Six Nations due to their …

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World Rugby Edging Closer To A Global Rugby Season [Report]

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 25: Maro Itoje of England wins the lineout ball during the International Test match between the Australian Wallabies and England at Allianz Stadium on June 25, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

A report in The Times (via Sky Sports) indicates that the possibility of a global rugby season may soon be a reality as ongoing discussion between unions are ‘positive’ according to a World Rugby spokesperson. The concept of a global rugby season is being backed heavily by unions in the northern hemisphere whose preparations for international tours are consistently hampered by Premiership, …

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Agustin Creevy Linked With Move To Top 14 Club

Agustin Creevy could be set for a move to France. The money on offer in France means that very few players are out of the reach of Top 14 clubs. Throughout the last number of years, Toulon’s financial advantage has been eroded by like of Montpellier and Racing 92 who have each invested heavily in their squads. Indeed, last season …

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