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South Africa's Sporting Glory Years

In this series of sport articles, our international journos explore the various health and fitness habits from their cultures.  Here Peter Stemmet discusses a golden era for South Africa’s national sport teams in the middle 1990s. 505 more words

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Dual Identity: Two Women’s Rugby Players Capped For Two Countries (Each!)

As the NatWest 6 Nations continued this weekend, our women’s rugby historian Lydia Furse has been exploring those who have played at the national representative senior level for more than one country. 774 more words

International Players

2019 Rugby World Cup Qualifying

Simon became a Pareon last week and as a thank you to him I asked if there were any topics that he would like me to cover in a Patreon exclusive show. 103 more words


A Brief History of Eddie Jones Respecting Officials

“We’ve got to trust the referees, respect their integrity”, said Eddie Jones this week, after the furore over Wales’ disallowed try rumbled on with World Rugby confirming that the TMO should have awarded the try (let’s ignore Steff Evans’ knock on for now!). 676 more words


Tuesday Update - The It's Always Sunny in California Edition

Hey, didn’t you used to be another US-Argentina XV draw?

If you were familiar with Eagle Flanker Hanco Germishuys prior to the 95th minute (or whenever that game on Saturday finally ended), then your Eagle rugby knowledge is impressive or troubling, one of the two. 755 more words

USA Eagles

Ren and G are set to welcome me in Japan

Every major sporting event has to have a mascot, with football possibly being the most recognisable, however rugby is hitting back with the launch of Ren and G for the Rugby World Cup 2019. 154 more words


Canada vs Uruguay Rugby Preview

Key Details

  • Canada (21) vs Uruguay (18)
  • Rugby World Cup Qualifier
  • 6:00pm Kickoff (PST)
  • BC Place Stadium, Vancouver, BC
  • Broadcast: TSN 1 at 6:00pm (PST)
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