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Rugby World Cup 2011: Australia vs. Ireland, Game Recap

Luckily for The Australian Wallabies, the weekend newspapers print on Saturday morning and cover the whole weekend, so the uninspired effort by the world’s second-ranked team won’t be reported to the Aussie public¬†until Monday. 34 more words

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Rugby World Cup 2011: South Africa vs. Fiji Game Recap

In their 49-3 win over Fiji, defending World Cup Champion South Africa played like a well-oiled machine.

The Springboks were able to roll over their feisty opponent with a combination of intelligent play and powerful running. 18 more words

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Rugby World Cup 2011: Argentina vs. Romania Game Recap

Argentina, with their brightly colored uniforms and the skillful way they toss the ball around the pitch, are something like the World Cup’s version of a traveling circus. 36 more words

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Rugby World Cup 2011: Preview and Predictions

As the second round of pool play continues, Argentina prepares to battle Romania in the day’s first match.¬† South Africa prepares to meet Fiji in the night cap. 52 more words

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Rugby World Cup 2011: New Zealand vs. Japan Game Recap

As the New Zealand All Blacks’ Haka chopped and echoed through the early evening air at Waikato Stadium, a sense of fear and nervousness seemed to roll beneath the stoic faces of the Japanese Cherry Blossoms. 66 more words

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Rugby World Cup 2011: New Zealand vs. Japan Preview and Prediction

The second round of pool play kicks off tomorrow with New Zealand taking on Japan in Hamilton, New Zealand.

The news going into the match will be the absence of two All Black stars, captain Richie McCaw and Dan Carter. 41 more words

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Rugby World Cup 2011: Review, USA vs. Russia

The match ended as it began, with Russia’s fist firmly in America’s face.

Russia came out of the gates with vigour, and put up the game’s first three points within the first minute on a converted penalty goal. 60 more words

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