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Wasps Confirm Signing Of Toomaga-Allen From Hurricanes


New Zealand international prop Jeff Toomaga-Allen will be joining Wasps from Super Rugby’s Hurricanes next season, the Premiership club announced on Thursday. Toomaga-Allen is the second All Black signed by Wasps this week following their announcement on Wednesday that centre Malakai Fekitoa will join them from Top 14 side Toulon next season. “To bring someone of Jeff’s calibre to the …

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O’Gara’s Crusaders Juggernaut Flatten Hurricanes To Enter Super Rugby Final

Defending champions Canterbury Crusaders charged into their 13th Super Rugby final with a comprehensive 30-12 victory over the Wellington Hurricanes in Christchurch on Saturday. The platform was set by the All Blacks-laden pack who drove relentlessly into the Hurricanes, allowing fly-half Richie Mo’unga the time and space to dictate play. In a match billed as the final before the final, …

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Hurricanes Say Forward Clash The Key In Crusaders Super Rugby Semi-Final

Wellington Hurricanes need a huge effort up front to steal an upset win in their Super Rugby semi-final against defending champions Canterbury Crusaders, assistant coach John Plumtree said Friday. The Hurricanes go into the match on Saturday as underdogs against an in-form Crusaders outfit that has never lost any of the 19 finals matches staged in Christchurch. Plumtree, who will …

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Watch: Hurricanes Fall To The Brumbies Despite Outrageous TJ Perenara Try

The Brumbies have ended their 13-match losing streak against New Zealand opposition by winning out on a 24-12 scoreline against the Hurricanes in Canberra.  A bonus-point victory was guaranteed when Andy Muirhead went over with less than three minutes remaining on the clock after earlier tries from Kyle Godwin, Folau Fainga’a and Rory Arnold. The win closes the gap between the …

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NZRU Take A Pop At The RFU For Brad Shields Situation

There are no shortage of talking points from this morning’s England squad announcement.  Eddie Jones has named a 34-man squad for the upcoming tour of South Africa which will see England take on the Springboks in three Tests throughout June. Danny Cipriani has been included in the squad where he could make his first appearance in the famous white shirt since …

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Boost For Scarlets As They Complete Signing Of Exciting NZ Maori Back-Row Forward

Guinness PRO14 champions Scarlets have this Tuesday completed the signing of an exciting prospect from Super Rugby. Twenty-seven-year-old New Zealand Maori back-row Blade Thomson is to move to the Welsh region ahead of the 2018-19 season. A Junior World Championship winner with the Baby Blacks, Thomson will provide much-needed experience as the reigning league champions are set to lose Tadhg …

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