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Yes, the All Blacks 7s had eight players on the field vs. Australia

Sunday’s Sydney 7s final was a rematch of the Pool A decider, which finished up as a thrilling 17-17 draw on a final play score by the ABs. 449 more words


A very special haka

Some of you will know of Haka as a traditional Maori phenomenon, that used to be performed before battles, or as part of celebrations and other important events.  181 more words


Massive Growth of Rugby in America - A Review.

One thing America is not known for is its rugby. Sure, they play the sport and have a long history in it, but it is certainly not followed by most Americans. 1,688 more words

Rugby Union

SANZAR didn't consult Super Rugby clubs on bonus point change

The proposed changes to bonus points in Super Rugby has come as a surprise to clubs.

Gone are they days when four tries will earn sides a bonus point, instead now a team will earn an extra point if they can manage to score three more tries than their opponents. 88 more words


Windy Welly

Windy Welly was just that, windy and rainy and cold. Pretty much exactly like back home in Vancouver. We couldn’t/didn’t want to do anything outside so we went to Weta Cave for a few hours to explore the world of movie and tv animation. 390 more words

New Zealand

Sports History Chronicle World Team of the Year 2015: Peter Burling and Blair Tuke (49er Sailing)

Some of the teams that I considered were:

Barcelona (Football)

Barcelona (Handball)

American Pharoah (Horse Racing)

China Women’s Team Sprint and Australia Women’s Team Pursuit (Cycling) 786 more words

Award Winners

Jeremy Thrush the A* student

Imagine Gloucester Rugby as a school. Head teacher Humphreys and Deputy Head Fisher oversee all of the learning and the pupils spend time with different teachers throughout the day. 592 more words

Gloucester Rugby