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Predicting the World Cup’s Top Try Scorer

With the Rugby World Cup only eight days away, we look at who could be the tournaments top try scorer. The upcoming World Cup promises to be one of the most open contests the tournament has seen. Like each of its previous editions, New Zealand will begin as tournament favourites. However that does not necessarily mean that the All Blacks …

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Experienced All Blacks Named For Rugby World Cup Title Defence

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has named his 31-man squad for the 2015 Rugby World Cup campaign. The big movers and shakers of the team see experienced players Israel Dagg, Jeremy Thrush, Lima Sopoaga and Cory Jane miss out, with Steve Hansen and co. preferring the exuberance of Nehe Milner-Skudder, Victor Vito and Waisaki Nahalo to light up their already …

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Five Players Battle It Out For Two All Blacks World Cup Slots

On Sunday evening the All Blacks will name their much anticipated squad to defend the Rugby World Cup title. Simon van Ryn discusses the outside backs selection headache facing Steve Hansen. Most of the squad picks itself but there are still a few uncertainties surrounding selection, most notably the outside backs. It’s fair to say that Julian Savea and Ben …

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Stepping Kings: Who Does It Better – Johnson Or Milner-Skudder?

Nehe Milner-Skudder and Shaun Johnson have been mesmerising us with their dazzling footwork and the innovative “hot step” over the last few years, which has consequently seen defenders grasp at pretty much nothing but thin air. They aren’t big blokes by any stretch of the imagination but what they can do with ball in hand, within the game of rugby …

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Highlights From New Zealand’s Victory Over Australia

New Zealand easily overcame Australia 41-13 yesterday Despite losing out on the Rugby Championship last weekend, New Zealand retained the Bledisloe Cup after thumping Australia 41-13 at Eden Park. Although much was expected of the Wallabies, Michael Cheika made six changes to the team that won in Sydney last weekend, controversially including Quade Cooper. Cheika’s selection did not pay off as …

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Richie McCaw’s Best Turnovers

After playing his final game in Eden Park today we are asking you to choose between two of Richie McCaw’s best turnovers Richie McCaw played his final game in Eden Park today, earning a standing ovation as he left the field on the 68th minute. Although the All Black Captain may go on to retain the World Cup, McCaw will …

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Watch: Nehe Milner-Skudder Just Did Something Outrageous

Nehe Milner-Skudder created an unbelievable try with a superb offload  With the game still in the balance early in the second half, Nehe Milner-Skudder produced a magical break from inside his own half, before off loading to Aaron Smith who won a penalty try. Milner-Skudder’s assist put thirteen points between the sides and enabled the All Blacks to run riot during …

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Possession Key to Australian Victory Over New Zealand

Australia’s ability to hold onto the ball proves decisive in their victory over New Zealand Few would have believed prior to last Saturday’s game that Australia would have to the ability to dismantle the the All Black pack, but that is exactly what they did. By selecting Michael Hooper and David Pocock, Michael Cheika enabled his backrow dominate their illustrious counterparts as …

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5 Takeaways From This Weekend’s Rugby

Australia’s shock win over New Zealand, Argentina’s historic victory over South Africa, where to begin? Here are our five takeaways from this weekend’s Rugby. _____ Nehe Milner-Skudder Shows Class On Debut There was a lot of talk surrounding the Hurricanes player following an impressive Super Rugby season. He was handed his debut by Steve Hansen against Australia this weekend, to see …

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Watch Nehe Milner-Skudder’s Debut Tries Against Austalia

Nehe Milner-Skudder scored two tries on his debut against the Wallabies The All Blacks latest sensation, Nehe Milner-Skudder, announced himself on the world stage today, after scoring two tries on his debut. Although Milner-Skudder has been impressive all season for the Hurricanes, he had to wait until the final game of the Rugby Championship to make his first All Black …

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Highlights From Australia’s Victory Over New Zealand

Australia beat New Zealand 27-19 earlier today After a poor first half, Australia and New Zealand produced five tries in a pulsating second half. Although the All Blacks latest superstar Nehe Milner-Skudder scored two tries, New Zealand were outplayed for much of the second period. Tries from Adam Ashley-Cooper, Sekope Kepu and Nic White saw the Wallabies over the line and claim the …

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Super Rugby 2015 : Backs Dream Team

Who were the best backs from Super Rugby last season? This list will likely cause some debate. Scrumhalf : TJ PERENARA thanks to his capacity to play the backk quickly from the ruck, the hurricanes built the fastest playing style of the competition. He scored 11 tries, outstanding number for an halfback. What impressed most was his supporting game and his strong …

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The Top 25 Super Rugby Tries Of 2015 Are Bloody Marvellous

As we approach the business end of Super Rugby, let us pause for a moment to reflect on what has been another great season of awesome Tries.  When somebody takes the time to put together a Try compilation, it’s only respectful to sit down and watch. And what a compilation it is. Unfortunately the compilation came a little to early …

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This Blake Gibson vs Nehe Milner-Skudder Gif Has It All

Because sometimes Nehe Milner-Skudder gets stopped. This is what happens when the unstoppable force meets an immoveable object it seems.  It’s a gif that really has it all. We start off with the lovely no-look pass, cool as you like. Then Milner-Skudder steps up as usual. I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but we sort of really, really, really love …

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The King Of The Running Game Does It Again, Milner-Skudder Take A Bow

Nehe Milner-Skudder is just highlight reel after highlight reel. Despite Hurricanes losing 29-24 to Waratahs over the weekend, Milner-Skudder was again impressive with the ball in hand. We christened the Kiwi fullback the ‘King of the Running Game’ a couple of weeks ago and he’s quickly becoming a regular on Pundit Arena Rugby. In this particular highlight, he beats five defenders, …

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