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Fijian Rugby Star Nemani Nadolo Has Fallen In Love With Hurling

Hurling MILTON KEYNES, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 06: Nemani Nadolo of Fiji celebrates as he scores their seventh try during the 2015 Rugby World Cup Pool A match between Fiji and Uruguay at Stadium mk on October 6, 2015 in Milton Keynes, United Kingdom. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

You can take the man out of Cork… Tomás O’Leary has been in Montpellier for just a few short months, on a short-term deal from Munster, but he has found time to spread the gospel of hurling. O’Leary captained Cork to an All-Ireland minor success in 2001, which was the Rebels’ last triumph at the grade. While many of that …

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The Ultimate ‘Rest Of The World’ International Rugby XV

Forget about the tier one nations of the rugby world, let’s focus on the rest of the planet. Ignoring all the major nations of the globe we have put together a star-studded ‘Rest of the World’ XV. 1) Masataka Mikama, Japan The Japanese loosehead has played 33 tests and won 25 of them – an impressive record for a tier …

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England v Fiji Player Ratings

England continued their unbeaten 2016 with a comfortable 58-15 demolition of Fiji at Twickenham on Saturday. England winger Semesa Rokoduguni had a marvelous game with two tries as well as 163 metres on the ground in a man of the match performance. Eddie Jones side ran in nine tries to three as they cruised to an easy victory in London …

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A European Based Tier Two XV To Rattle The Northern Hemisphere

South Africa v Japan - Group B: Rugby World Cup 2015

Many of the tier two nations have started to close the gap on their established rivals. Although the 2015 World Cup has not proved to be the watershed moment many envisaged for tier two nations, the likes of Georgia are continuing to put forward their case for international advancement. While they are unlikely to gain entry into the Six Nations any …

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Watch Nemani Nadolo’s Monster Bump Off On Matt Duffie

Nemani Nadolo illustrated his immense strength against the Blues. Over the years we have all become accustomed to Nemani Nadolo dismissing opponents with his colossal strength and quick turn of pace. However this morning the big Fijian winger brought things to a whole new level with his mammoth bump off on Matt Duffie. Although Duffie is not in Nadolo weight division, given …

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Nemani Nadolo To Join Top 14 Side

Fiji’s World Cup star Nemani Nadolo is set to join French Top 14 side Montpellier, it has been confirmed by The Fiji Times. The giant winger, who currently is signed with the Crusaders, is set to make the move to the Northern Hemisphere at the end of the 2016 Super Rugby season. This means that he will still be available …

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A Dream XV Of Tier Two Rugby Nations

The so called ‘Tier Two’ nations of rugby made serious strides this World Cup, showing the importance of holding a structure and being well organised. Japan and Georgia showed this in overcoming Pacific Island nations. However, these teams did rely on some moments of magic from individual talent to get them over the line in some games. So how far …

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Video: Fiji’s Best Moments From The Rugby World Cup

Fiji are a side who traditionally bring flair and style to Rugby, and they did not disappoint in that regard over the past few weeks. Having been drawn in the group of death, it was always unlikely that the Pacific Islanders would reach the quarter-finals, and were beaten by England, Australia and Wales, before defeating Uruguay. Were they in another pool, …

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Fiji Name Team To Play England In World Cup Opener

Fiji have announced their team to take on England in the World Cup’s opening game. Fiji coach, John McKee, has unveiled his team to play England on Friday. The explosive Nemani Nadolo has been named amongst a free running back three that also includes Waisea Nayacalevu and Metuisela Talebula. Elsewhere energetic scrum half Nikola Matawalu is joined by Ben Volavola at half …

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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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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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