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Ma’a Nonu Returns To New Zealand For 2019 Super Rugby Campaign

Ma’a Nonu will return to New Zealand ahead of the 2019 Super Rugby campaign after spending three seasons with French heavyweights, Toulon.  The 103 times capped All Black will go full circle with his career as he returns to New Zealand on a one-year deal with the Auckland Blues. This will be the third time Nonu will have played with …

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Ma’a Nonu To Put Career On Hold For “Family Reasons”

Ma’a Nonu will not be extending his contract for Toulon due to family reasons, a brief statement from the club confirmed today.  The former Hurricanes centre is one of Toulon’s most high-profile players and he made 77 appearances for the French club since he made his debut in 2015, scoring 14 tries. The statement also notes that the 36-year-old’s rugby career …

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Watch: Ma’a Nonu Was Absolutely Rampaging Against Bath Today

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The brute force of Ma’a Nonu isn’t exactly a secret. The giant centre has been throwing his weight around throughout a glittered career with the All Blacks and Toulon. The World Cup winner is regarded as one of the most destructive midfielders in rugby union, and it’s not difficult to see why. Today, Toulon are facing Bath in the Champions Cup, …

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Even More All Blacks Want To Play For Pacific Islands At The 2019 World Cup

Momentum is beginning to grow towards a change in the World Rugby eligibility rules when it comes to representing international sides.  Currently, a player may represent another international union if he fulfils the following criteria: He must not have played for the first international side for three years; He must have a passport for the second country; The first game he …

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Relegation Threatened Bristol Line Up Incredible Moves For Two Further All Blacks [Report]

DUBLIN, IRELAND - NOVEMBER 19: TJ Perenara of New Zealand passes during the international rugby match between Ireland and the New Zealand All Blacks at Aviva Stadium on November 19, 2016 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images) All Blacks

After confirming the capture of Steven Luatua earlier this week, Bristol are now looking to bring two further All Blacks to the Ashton Gate next season. According to the Bristol Post, the relegation-threatened club are lining up moves for Ryan Crotty and TJ Perenara, regardless of whether or not Bristol find themselves playing in either the Premiership or Championship next season. While …

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