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New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has said that the All Blacks put in a “special performance” in their record 51-20 in a six-try rout of the Wallabies in Auckland
Wallabies captain Michael Hooper says that the All Blacks burst of points while Rob Simmons cost them dearly in their 51-20 loss to the All Blacks at Eden Park in Auckland.
Out of the last five Rugby Championship matches between Argentina’s Pumas and South Africa’s Springboks the South Africans have won four and drawn one.
REPORT: The England Under-18 team on Saturday handed the South African Schools side their first defeat in four years.
Australia head coach Ewen McKenzie says that his Wallabies were too “too passive” in their 51-20 Rugby Championship and Bledisloe Cup loss to New Zealand’s All Blacks.
Man of the match James Gaskell gives his reaction to the 28-18 win over Connacht Rugby.
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After just one game this season there has already been plenty of soul searching for Auckland.
North Harbour may have lost both their games this season, but hooker James Parsons says this campaign is far from a lost cause.
REPORT: Western Province overtook the Golden Lions at the top of the Currie Cup standings, after a 27-14 win in a thrilling encounter on Saturday.
Wasps 28 – 18 Connacht
The All Blacks hell-bent on revenge following their sub-par draw in Sydney last week have put the Wallabies to the sword with an emphatic 51-20 win at the fortress of Eden Park in The Rugby Championship Round 2. Maybe the draw last week against the Wallabies in Sydney was just the tonic for the All Blacks who thrived
The Blue Bulls were made to work hard for their first win against the Kings in a scrappy game at Loftus on Saturday, coming out 30-25 victors.
A round-up of Saturday’s Top 14 games
Toulouse clinched a four-try, bonus-point 35-6 win over Castres to make it two wins in two outings of the new French Top 14 season.
Not good. What are your Wallabies player rankings for Bledisloe 2?
Steve Hansen lauds the almost flawless performance of the All Blacks as they humble Australia in the Bledisloe Cup Test at Eden Park in Auckland
Its cyclone season in Hong Kong, and the former colony’s ability to provide just about every possible type of tropical weather in the space of a day (or even a few minutes) was amply demonstrated. Kazakhstan – with a squad made up entirely of players who were only in Paris for the fifteens world cup a week ago – began in monsoon conditions against Singapore with rolling thunder in the background, but by the time the third game between Hong Kong and Sri Lanka started the sun was shining and temperatures rapidly rising.Read more about Busiest-ever Asian sevens season begins
POST-MATCH REACTION: Both All Black coach Steve Hansen and the defeated Wallabies praised the skill of the World Cup holders Saturday.
Wallabies captain Michael Hooper says his team must “learn how to win the big moments and capitalise on mistakes, which is what the All Blacks were very good at tonight”
All Black captain Richie McCaw has praised the performance of his tight forwards in their Rugby Championship Bledisloe Cup 51-20 victory over Australia’s Wallabies.
Former Lions captain Josh Strauss will lead out the Glasgow Warriors against the Harlequins in a pre-season match at Scotstoun.
The first Sydney based game in the NRC was marked by dour conditions and an error ridden game that picked up in the second half to see the home team smash the Rams. The estimated 1000 strong crowd sprawled out from under the little shelter that was afforded to them at Coogee with an atmosphere [&hellip The post NRC Match Review: Country Eagles V Greater Sydney Rams appeared first on Green and Gold Rugby.
In what is one of the great upsets in recent NPC history, Northland have rewritten the history books with a 35-5 victory over Wellington
Western Province went to the top of the Currie Cup standings when they beat the Golden Lions 27-14 in the top-of-the-table clash at Newlands on Saturday.
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OPINION: The Wallabies arrived at Eden Park in Auckland with hope and desire. They left the stadium a demoralised bunch.