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All Black Centre Malakai Fekitoa Confirms Move To France

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - JULY 14: Malakai Fekitoa of the Highlanders looks on during team warmup ahead of the round 17 Super Rugby match between the Highlanders and the Reds at Forsyth Barr Stadium on July 14, 2017 in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo by Dianne Manson/Getty Images)

Highlander and All Black centre Malakai Fekitoa has confirmed via social media that he will join Top 14 outfit Toulon for the upcoming season. The 25-year-old has seen his international career stifled in recent months due to the re-emergence of Sonny Bill Williams and has since decided to move abroad. The 24 timed capped All Black took to social media …

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Four Key Head-To-Head Battles In The Lions Vs Highlanders Clash

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - JUNE 07: The Lions players observe a minutes silence in remembrance to the the victims of the London Bridge terror attack prior to kickoff during the 2017 British & Irish Lions tour match between the Blues and the British & Irish Lions at Eden Park on June 7, 2017 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

The Lions clash with the Highlanders in the indoor Forsyth Barr stadium will be a fast-paced, high octane affair. With the Highlanders threatening to run the Lions off their feet, which head-to-head match ups will be key to the contest? Jonathan Joseph vs Malakai Fekitoa Jonathan Joseph had better have his side-step finely tuned. Malakai Fekitoa is, according to reports, …

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Toulon Closing In On Powerful All Black Centre

Ireland v New Zealand - International Match

Mourad Boudjellal doesn’t appear to be wasting any time rebuilding his squad. After missing out on Sonny Bill Williams last summer, Mourad Boudjellal and Toulon have set their sights on Malakai Fekitoa ahead of next season. The 23 times capped All Black centre has become hot property since establishing himself in a New Zealand backline that didn’t seem to miss Conrad Smith, …

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Toulouse Confirm Signing Of Monster 127kg All Black Front Row Forward

Scotland v New Zealand - International Match

Following a successful 2016, the New Zealand Rugby Union will anxiously be looking ahead to 2017, as they try and keep some of their most talented players out of the clutches of European clubs. Already there have been reports connecting Ben Smith, Israel Dagg, Aaron Cruden and Malakai Fekitoa with moves to the northern hemisphere, as Europe’s leading clubs look to bolster their squads …

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Top 5 All Blacks Out Of Contract Next Summer

New Zealand v Australia

As we are now entering the midpoint of the 2019 World Cup cycle, some of the southern hemisphere’s leading players have either already signed lucrative deals with European clubs, or are considering making a move north of the equator. Already we have seen the likes of Kurtley Beale, Matt Toomua and Liam Gill leaving Super Rugby behind to join clubs …

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Australia Dealt Big Blow As Will Genia Likely Out Of England Clash

DUBLIN, IRELAND - NOVEMBER 24: Will Genia of Australia looks for a pass during an Australia training session at the RDS Arena on November 24, 2016 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

The Australian rugby team’s chances of inflicting revenge on the old enemy at Twickenham were dealt a significant blow as key playmaker, halfback Will Genia has all but been ruled out due to club commitments with Stade Francais. Coach Michael Cheika confirmed the bad news in a press conference this morning. According to Genia’s contract, the match is classified as …

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