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From The Pub To Professional Rugby: Rory And Richie Arnold

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It’s the dream that many of us have had but so few of us make a reality, as identical twins Rory and Richie Arnold have made the transition from pub conversationalists to professional rugby players in just a matter of years. At 25 years of age and standing at 6’10”, the brothers are set to become the tallest players in Australian …

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Huge Update On David Pocock Transfer Story Emerging

David Pocock has received numerous contract offers from the Top 14.  This morning we reported on an article published in La Provence  and on tweets from Rugby World journalist, Gavin Mortimer, suggesting that David Pocock was on the verge of signing for a Top 14 Club. However since then the story has taken an unexpected twist. Despite receiving contract offers from from Top 14 clubs, Bordeaux …

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Big David Pocock News Coming Out Of France

David Pocock has attracted the interest of a number of Top 14 clubs. Late last year we reported that Bordeaux Bégles, Toulouse and Racing 92 were interested in signing Wallaby flanker, David Pocock. Although it was rumoured at the time that that Wallaby flanker had received an offer from Bordeaux, nothing had transpired since then. However this morning, French media have been reporting that …

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All The Confirmed & Leaked Super Rugby Kits For 2016 [Pics]

Who doesn’t love a brand spanking new kit? As we countdown to the kick off of the Super Rugby season next March, a number of new jerseys for the 2016 season have already begun to make their way online… and there are some cracking kits to look out for. Although not all have been confirmed, the good folks over at …

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Picture: The Brumbies Have Completely Changed Their Jersey For 2016

Well, that was unexpected… The Aquis Brumbies have traditionally played in navy blue, white, and gold. From that point of view, little has changed in this year’s shirt. But in truth, everything has. The 2001 and 2004 Super Rugby champions were well beaten by the Hurricanes in last year’s semi-final, and maybe they thought it was time to change things up. …

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The Eddie Jones Appointment: A Tale of Two Penalties

Fate, how very cruel it can be. The careers of Stuart Lancaster and Eddie Jones can be reduced down to a tale of two penalties. How the fortunes of each of them could have changed if Japan had played it safe and kicked for the points against South Africa, or if England had chosen to do exactly that against Wales. International rugby is …

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Nemani Nadolo and Joe Tomane Agree To Join Top 14 Club

Nemani Nadolo and Joe Tomane are the latest Super Rugby Stars to join the Top 14. French regional newspaper Midi Libre is reporting that wingers Nemani Nadolo and Joe Tomane have signed for Montpellier. The pair will sign from the Crusaders and Brumbies respectively, and join the French side at the end of the 2016 Super Rugby season. The signings represent …

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Matt Toomua Joins Premiership Club

The Wallabies World Cup star has agreed to move to England. Although Brumbies and Australia star, Matt Toomua, had been linked with a move to Wasps earlier this week, this afternoon The Sydney Morning Herald have reported that he has agreed to sign for the Leicester Tigers. The newspaper have revealed that the fly half/centre will join the Tigers at the …

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Matt Toomua Set To Join Premiership Club

Reports suggest that Matt Toomua is to play in England. French sports publication, L’equipe, have this afternoon reported that Matt Toomua is set to join Wasps. Although the centre/fly half had been linked with a number of French sides, Wasps are thought to be willing to make the Australian one of their marquee players, allowing Toomua fall outside the Premiership’s salary …

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Top 5 Super Rugby Finals

With the Super Rugby Final being played on Sunday we selected our top 5 finals On this side of the planet Super Rugby is a bit of a strange beast. Played in our summer and in a different time zone, we get up bleary eyed in the morning, eat our breakfasts and watch the Southern Hemisphere’s finest battle it out. As …

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VIDEO: Brumbies’ Lealiifano Wears Microphone During Crusaders Game

It’s now common knowledge that last weekend the Brumbies were eventually beaten by Crusaders in round 18 on a scoreline of 37-24.  What most people wouldn’t have noticed, however, is that Brumbies’ fly-half Christian Lealiifano was wearing a microphone for the whole game. In a unique concept, Fox Sports Australia put a mic on the player to explore a different perspective of the …

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VIDEO: Nadolo’s Fantastic Kick & Chase Try vs Brumbies

The Crusaders were victorious over Brumbies in round 18, winning 37-24, with a delightful piece of skill from Nemani Nadolo standing out as one of the top moments from the game.  Having received the ball he kicked it past his opponents with the most deft of touches to perfectly set himself up for a try. Watch below as Nadolo out-smarts his opponents …

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Chris Coyle Swaps NFL For Rugby Career With Brumbies

Former Arizona State tight end Chris Coyle has decided to move away from the NFL and try his hand at rugby with Australian giants Brumbies.  Certainly two sports that, in a physical sense, exhibit many of the same traits but in terms of the speed and flow of the game they are unequivocally different. This is certainly something Coyle is …

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Keith Earls Injury Blow Leaves Munster Shorthanded

Per Munster Rugby, winger and centre Keith Earls,underwent surgery on his right knee on Tuesday afternoon, writes Garbh Madigan. Originally the prognosis was that Earls would be back training with the side within days but having consulted with experts in London,the decision was made to operate on his patellar tendon. The Moyross flier is not expected to be back for …

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Preview: Super Rugby Semi Final – Waratahs vs Brumbies

Matthew Morrow previews the second of this weekend’s massive Super Rugby Semi-Final clashes. Who will come out on top in the all-Australian battle? Waratahs v Brumbies Saturday, July 26th. 10:30 am (GMT) Allianz Stadium, Sydney This all-Australian semi-final pits the dominant winners of the regular season against last year’s runners-up. The Waratahs set the regular season alight with ex-Leinster coach Michael Cheika …

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Super Rugby – Round 19 and Finals Preview

As the newly-named Guinness PRO12 announced its fixture list for the upcoming season, down in the Southern Hemisphere, their regular season is reaching its climax ahead of the eagerly anticipated Finals of Super Rugby. With one round left in the regular season there is still much to play for as finals spots and positions are still up for grabs. Owing …

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