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The International ‘Brothers’ Rugby XV

WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND - AUGUST 27: Julian Savea (L) and Ardie Savea (R) following the Bledisloe Cup Rugby Championship match between the New Zealand All Blacks and the Australia Wallabies at Westpac Stadium on August 27, 2016 in Wellington, New Zealand. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

If a team were assembled, with the simple criteria that all the players in it must have a brother who also plays professional rugby, who would be selected? _____ 1. Mako Vunipola Older Brother to Billy, the Saracens man has been in outstanding form for club and country so far this year. Excellent in the loose and with ball carrying, …

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Family Time: Could A Team Of All Brothers Beat The All Blacks?

Sibling rivalry is intense – just ask your average eagle or hyena that can often be found snacking on their brothers and sisters. In honour of Ardie Savea’s elevation to join big bro ‘The Bus’ Julian in the All Blacks squad, we investigate whether the constructive and destructive energy of sibling rivalry could be harnessed into the creation of an invincible …

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Brothers In Arms – The Rugby World Cup’s Family Affair

The 2015 World Cup is underway in less than 3 weeks. Since rugby’s global showpiece started in 1987 there have been many brothers that have played with each other throughout the years; The Underwoods, Tuilagis, Hastings and Wallaces to name a few. While we remember the legacy left by some of these siblings, it’s worth noting the siblings representing their country …

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