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New Zealand’s Barrett Brothers To Make History Against Canada

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Beauden, Scott and Jordie Barrett will make history on Wednesday when they become the first trio of brothers to start a Rugby World Cup game for New Zealand.  It will mark just the second occasion that a trio of brothers has started in a World Cup game after Tonga’s Fe’ao, Elisi and Manu Vunipola played together against Scotland in 1995. …

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Player Ratings From The All Blacks Masterclass Against Samoa

The All Blacks’ first game of the season is traditionally one when the players shake off the rust and is usually characterised by unforced errors and misfiring combinations. Not at Eden Park. Not in 2017. So which players booked their places for the first test against the Lions in the 78-0 thrashing of Samoa? 15 Ben Smith 8.5 It gets …

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Five Players To Watch In This Year’s Super Rugby Season

TOKYO, JAPAN - NOVEMBER 05: Amanaki Lelei Mafi #8 of Japan runs with the ball during the international friendly match between Japan and Argentina at Prince Chichibu Stadium on November 5, 2016 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Koki Nagahama/Getty Images)

The return of Super Rugby to our screens means there’s rugby on tap morning noon and night. Here in the northern hemisphere, we’ve emerged from the gloom of Winter. Spring is here and brings with it Super Rugby which has some of the most exciting players and brands of rugby on show in the world. If you can commit to some …

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5 Players That Will Make Their Mark On International Rugby In 2017

As we enter the midpoint of the 2019 World Cup cycle, the various international coaches will be starting the process of slowing narrowing the options at their disposal. Players who might be coming toward the end of their careers will begin to be phased out, with replacements earmarked to take over during the coming seasons. Likewise, youngsters who could potentially …

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Five Conclusions From The All Blacks’ 2016 Season

PARIS, FRANCE - NOVEMBER 26: Kieran Read of the All Blacks leads the haka before the international rugby match between France and New Zealand at Stade de France on November 26, 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

The All Blacks looked mentally and physically exhausted in Paris but still managed to turn on the brilliance when it mattered to win the final match of their international season. So, what have we learned about the All Blacks in 2016? ______ 5. The House Of Barrett Is The Future Beauden Barrett had another spellbinding game in Paris, where he …

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