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Lions And Blues Player Ratings – From A Kiwi Perspective

during the match between the Auckland Blues and the British & Irish Lions at Eden Park on June 7, 2017 in Auckland, New Zealand.

An epic battle on Wednesday was decided by a brilliant second-half try by substitute Ihaia West, which gave the Blues a deserved 22-16 over the Lions at Eden Park. The Lions forward pack were strong and several All Black contenders made huge impressions. So how did the players rate? ________ British And Irish Lions 15. Leigh Halfpenny (Wales) 6 Solid …

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Hurricanes vs Blues Clash Is Set To Be An Explosive Trial For All Blacks Selection

The Lions Tour is just 51 days from kick off, and every New Zealand Super 18 derby match from now until kick-off will essentially become a trial to represent the All Blacks. This weekend sees the reigning champions, the Hurricanes, and the Blues going head-to-head. Which explosive, mouth-watering match-ups could play a role in Steve Hansen’s squad decision? Resident Kiwi Kaal Kaczmarek discusses. …

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All Blacks Duo Return For New Zealand At Hong Kong Sevens

WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND - JANUARY 30: Sonny Bill Williams of New Zealand recieves a pass from Augustine Pulu of New Zealand to go on and score during the 2016 Wellington Sevens match between New Zealand and Russia at Westpac Stadium on January 30, 2016 in Wellington, New Zealand. (Photo by Mark Tantrum/Getty Images for HSBC)

Gordon Tietjens announced his selection for the Hong Kong Sevens, the prestigious orgy of rugby that takes place from the 8th to the 10th of April. Amongst the members of that team are Isaac Te Tamaki, who returns from injury, but also Liam Messam, who is fast stepping back into the Sevens game. The big name on the list however, is …

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Watch The World’s Fastest Rugby Player Get Smashed By Augustine Pulu

2016 Sydney Sevens

Augustine Pulu produced the biggest hit of the Sydney Sevens. Although controversy reigns as to how New Zealand ultimately came to win the Sydney Sevens, there can be no denying the ferocity of Augustine Pulu’s hit on American flyer, Carlin Isles. The bone crunching tackle is made all the more impressive given Isles’ ability to burn opponents from anywhere on …

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Sonny Bill Williams Left Out Of Sevens Squad

Sonny Bill Williams has yet to feature in the sevens game. Despite having never played rugby sevens and being earmarked to play at the Olympics this summer, Sonny Bill Williams has been left out of Counties Manukau sevens side for a provincial tournament in Mount Maunganui this weekend and New Zealand’s national sevens in Rotorua on January 16-17. The news will come as a …

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