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Jaguares name 44 strong Super Rugby squad

Argentina’s Super Rugby franchise Los Jaguares have announced a 44 strong Super Rugby squad for the 2017 season. The Jaguares board has approved a squad that is once again filled with internationals but is 40/1 favourites to win the title. Jaguares board member Fernando Rizzi said that the team’s challenge this Super Rugby season is […] The post Jaguares name 44 strong Super Rugby squad appeared first on Super Rugby | Super 18 Rugby and Rugby Championship News,Results and Fixtures from Super XV Rugby.

Our shout!

You have to love those Vunipola boys.Not only have Mako and Billy been in a rich vein of form for club and country (until Billy’s knee injury last week against Argentina), it has been revealed this week that, following Tonga’s 19-17 victory over Italy in Padua last weekend, the two brothers (whose father Fe’ao is a former Tongan captain) paid for the Tongan team’s post-match celebratory drinks.Fantastic gesture lads!

Wales Team to face South Africa in final autumn test

Wales have made one change from the side that beat Argentina a fortnight ago to face South Africa at Principality Stadium on Saturday (KO 17:30) – with 16 players from the four pro teams in Wales involved in the match day squad Ospreys (7), Scarlets (6), Cardiff Blues (2) and Newport Gwent Dragons (1). Dan Lydiate […]

Australia hold off Argentina at Twickenham

Australia’s Wallabies beat Argentina’s Pumas 21-33 in a historic first Rugby Championship match at Twickenham to finish in second place in the Southern Hemisphere tournament. The match was the first time that a Rugby Championship match had been played outside of a traditional Sanzaar country and was arranged by the Argentina Rugby Union.

Wallabies make two changes for Pumas at Twickenham

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has made two changes to his Wallabies team to play Argentina in the final Rugby Championship match to be held at Twickenham. Cheika has named Rebels backrower Lopeti Timani to start the match in the number 8 jersey after his team mate Sean McMahon was ruled out with an ankle […] The post Wallabies make two changes for Pumas at Twickenham appeared first on Rugby Week | Rugby News, Rugby Video & Fixtures.