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Sprinfboks clinch 3-0 series whitewash over France

JOHANNESBURG — South Africa clinched a 3-0 series whitewash over France with a 35-12 win in the final test on Saturday.

The Springboks shut out France four tries to none, shrugging off the late withdrawal of captain Warren Whiteley because of injury to keep their winning run going. 85 more words


The Wallabies literally need to "pull their socks up"

The problem with the Wallabies rugby team is obvious. Look at the picture above. Where is the discipline? At the start of a match you’d hope that  the players had real pride representing their nation. 222 more words


Lions..Lions..Lions...oh balls

So the first Lions test has taught us, that however good you think you are, the All Blacks will always be better. That doesn’t for a minute make me think they are not beatable. 395 more words



York City Knights Ladies have reached the final of the Women’s Challenge Shield.

After beating Premier Division Barrow Ladies in quarter-finals, York had been scheduled to face Whitley Bay in the last four. 210 more words

Match report: New Zealand 30 – 15 British and Irish Lions

New Zealand smothered the British and Irish Lions with a complete all-round performance to take a 1-0 lead in their three-test series. After a wonderful try by Sean O’Brien, the Lions went into half time only five points behind the All Blacks at 13-8, but after the tourists failed to take an early second half chance, the hosts never looked back, scoring 12 unanswered points in 17 minutes to put the game beyond reach. 1,216 more words


It starts now

So as I said in my previous post I have decided to persue in rugby. However the position I deem to play is the lock and they require to be a good muscular build. 68 more words