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Matching Aviva Premiership Teams To Their Super Rugby Equivalent

Premiership Super Rugby

After the conclusion of the thrilling Six Nations campaign, all attention has turned to the upcoming Lions tour of New Zealand. So, which Super Rugby sides can be most easily compared to an Aviva Premiership outfit? Australian Conference Brumbies/Wasps In the mid-2000s these teams were the greatest to ever grace their respective competitions, however a sudden spate of retirements resulted …

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Saracens Announce The Return Of Monster Wallaby Will Skelton

Reigning European champions Saracens have announced the re-signing of huge Wallabies lock Will Skelton, who will link back up with the English club at the end of the Super Rugby season. Having made eight appearances for the Premiership champions earlier this season during a two-month stay, Skelton has, according to a statement released on the Saracens’ official website, signed a …

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Opinion: The Two Primary Reasons Wasps Won’t Win A Trophy This Season

COVENTRY, ENGLAND - JANUARY 24: Fans of Wasps wave the team flags during the European Rugby Champions Cup game between Wasps and Leinster Rugby at The Ricoh Arena on January 24, 2015 in Coventry, England. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Wasps are an iconic and traditional powerhouse of English rugby, a club rich in tradition and success. They are currently enjoying their best Premiership season since 2007, five points clear at the top of the Premiership.  With a lethal combination of strength in depth and superstars in the form of Kurtley Beale, Willie le Roux and Elliot Daly they are …

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Injuries Continue To Mount For Wales As Autumn Internationals Edge Nearer

Wales LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 17: Rob Howley, Attack Coach of Wales looks on prior to kickoff during the 2015 Rugby World Cup Quarter Final match between South Africa and Wales at Twickenham Stadium on October 17, 2015 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Wales have been hit by injuries to star players Liam Williams and George North before their Autumn international series which kicks off against Australia in two weeks, according to Wales Online. Williams, who has been in impressive form this season, limped off after only 15 minutes in the Scarlets’ 44-26 away defeat to reigning European Champions Saracens in their European …

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Toulon Owner Mourad Boudjellal Keen To Add Another All Black To His Stable

French giants Toulon are interested in signing All Blacks star Israel Dagg, according to Midi Olympique. Toulon’s billionaire owner Mourad Boudjellal reportedly wants the Crusaders man along with controversial Saracens winger Chris Ashton to replace Aussies Drew Mitchell and Matt Giteau, who are set to leave the three-time European champions in the coming months. With rumours that winger Bryan Habana and …

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