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Australia Not Willing To Cough Up The Cash To NZ For Early Samu Release

Canterbury Crusaders flanker Pete Samu appeared to have lost his chance to play for Australia against Ireland this month after New Zealand Rugby said Saturday its demands for his release have not been met. In a trans-Tasman tug-of-war, neither country has officially revealed New Zealand’s stipulations to release Samu, but it is believed they sought NZ$50,000 (US$35,000) to release the …

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Jaguares Continue Incredible Season With Victory Over The Chiefs In New Zealand

Argentina’s Jaguares upset the Waikato Chiefs to claim their fourth straight away win as the defending champions Canterbury Crusaders went on a second-half rampage in Melbourne on Friday. The Jaguares claimed their second New Zealand scalp in as many weeks with a 23-19 win over the Chiefs in Rotorua. It was an unprecedented fourth consecutive win for Mario Ledesma’s men, …

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Five Talking Points From Another Weekend Of Super Rugby

A former All Black’s motivating influence, a missing penalty try and an injury curse are among five talking points from the weekend’s Super Rugby action. – Reds’ Thorn in side of Lions – Former All Blacks lock Brad Thorn is making his mark on the Queensland Reds, highlighted by their gritty 27-22 win over South Africa’s table-topping Golden Lions in …

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Yet Another All Black Is Making The Move To The Northern Hemisphere

The lure of lucrative contracts in the northern hemisphere is showing no signs of abating with the news that yet another All Black is set to make the move north.  George Moala, capped four times by the All Blacks and currently plying his trade for the Auckland Blues, has signed a three-year contract with Top 14 heavyweights Clermont Auvergne. Moala’s last …

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Gatland Has Revealed Where He Would Like To Work Following World Cup

Wales head coach Warren Gatland has confirmed he will quit once his contract ends at the 2019 Rugby World Cup amid rumours that he could succeed Steven Hansen as All Blacks boss. The two-time British and Irish Lions boss has been in charge of Wales since 2007 and in that time has guided them to three Six Nations titles, including two grand slams …

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The Sharks Nail It With Their New Range Of 2018 Super Rugby Jerseys


The Sharks have unveiled their new range of jerseys for the 2018 season – complete with a superhero alternate in addition to their first and second kits. The South African side unveiled the jerseys this week ahead of the new Super Rugby season, with Canterbury in charge of their manufacture. According to the information released by the Sharks with the …

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