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Ben Te’o Believes He Can Succeed Where Sam Burgess Failed For England

Ben Te’o is confident he can make a big impact in England’s midfield, and succeed where Sam Burgess failed, as rumours that Eddie Jones will look to fast-track the rugby league convert into his squad for the summer tour to Australia continue to gather pace. Te’o,  the New Zealander of Samoan extraction with an English mother, is joining Worcester […]The post Ben Te’o Believes He Can Succeed Where Sam Burgess Failed For England appeared first on In The Loose.

Gibson : Waratahs are “genuine contenders”

Waratahs head coach Daryl Gibson says that his team’s 30-32 Super Rugby victory over the Stormers in Cape Town makes them “genuine contenders” to win the Australian conference. The top spot in the Australian Conference at the end of the regular season earns a team a home play off and Gibson says that it is […] The post Gibson : Waratahs are “genuine contenders” appeared first on Super Rugby | Super 18 Rugby and Rugby Championship News,Results and Fixtures from Super XV Rugby.

Rebels come up short in Auckland

The Melbourne Rebels fall short in Auckland, losing 36 – 30 to the Auckland Blues. The Match The Melbourne Rebels arrived to this match as Australian Conference leader, after their convincing win against the Cheetahs.  They were looking for their second ever win in New Zealand, and their fourth win away from AAMI for the […] The post Rebels come up short in Auckland appeared first on Green and Gold Rugby.

Blues hold off late Rebels charge

Auckland’s Blues earned their fourth victory of the 2016 Super Rugby season by beating the Rebels 36-30 at Eden Park. The Blues are the last placed New Zealand team while the Rebels are the leading Australian team.

Bonus point Bulls earn back to back Force victories

The Bulls have kicked off their Super Rugby tour of Australia with a 20-42 Bonus Point victory over the Western Force in Perth. The Bulls beat the Force in Pretoria last year so the result earns them back to back wins over the Perth side for the second time in their history. The victory ends […] The post Bonus point Bulls earn back to back Force victories appeared first on Super Rugby | Super 18 Rugby and Rugby Championship News,Results and Fixtures from Super XV Rugby.

Preview: Top 14, Round 22

PREVIEW: Veteran Australian playmaker Matt Giteau will line up for Toulon in Saturday's heavyweight Top 14 duel against Toulouse as the French season builds towards a thrilling climax.

Preview: Stormers v Waratahs

The Tahs appear to have their mojo back, but they will need to be at their best to beat the Stormers, who currently top the SA conference. Confidence is up in the Tah’s camp after last week’s comprehensive win over the Force. The 49 points amassed was the most they’ve scored against an Australian team […] The post Preview: Stormers v Waratahs appeared first on Green and Gold Rugby.

Reds v Cheetahs Rd.10 Super Rugby Preview

Super Rugby moves to Australia in the third match in Round 10 on Saturday as the Reds host the Cheetahs in Brisbane at Suncorp Stadium. The Reds and the Cheetahs were both on the losing side last week. The Reds were beaten by the Stormers in Cape Town while the Cheetahs were beaten by the […] The post Reds v Cheetahs Rd.10 Super Rugby Preview appeared first on Super Rugby | Super 18 Rugby and Rugby Championship News,Results and Fixtures from Super XV Rugby.

England duo Farrell and Marler banned for two weeks

England’s Six Nations Grand Slam winning duo Owen Farrell and Joe Marler have both been given two week bans but will be available for their European Rugby finals and England’s tour of Australia. In separate hearings Saracens’ Farrell and Harlkequins’ Marler have each been given two week bans for foul play in last weekend’s European […] The post England duo Farrell and Marler banned for two weeks appeared first on Rugby Week | Rugby News, Rugby Video & Fixtures.

Preview: Blues Vs Rebels

The Melbourne Rebels will look to consolidate their tenuous hold on top spot in the Australian Conference while the Blues will be wanting to inflict more pain to the already fragile Aussie psyche. At a glance, you might expect the Rebels to be firm favourites to take this one out.

Lynagh : England can whitewash Australia

Former Wallabies great Michael Lynagh says that England could win their June Tour series against Australia’s Wallabies 3-0. Six Nations Grand Slam champions England will play three Test matches in Australia in June and Lynagh says that a 3-0 series win is a “realistic” ambition for Eddie Jones’s side.