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Latest Rugby World Rankings Released

World Rugby have released the latest Rankings following the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup. It was a tough weekend for the Northern Hemisphere as a whole, as France, Wales, Ireland and Scotland all bowed out. With England and Italy already eliminated in the pool stages, this is the first time there will be no Five/Six Nations side in the …

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Watch The Moment Shane Byrne Tells TV 3 He Wants A Pint

Shane Byrne told TV 3 host, Tommy Martin, that he wants a pint. While TV 3 have received a good deal of criticism for their World Cup coverage thus far, this afternoon it took a surreal twist. In the aftermath of the match host Tommy Martin asked Shane Byrne, ‘If a martian arrived on earth and asked about rugby, would you …

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Three Great Wales Upsets In Modern Times

Wales go into today’s quarter-final with a heavily depleted side, and few give them a chance of overcoming a strong South Africa side. The Springboks lost their opening game to Japan, but since then, have built momentum and look like real contenders to go all the way. However, the Welsh have been known to be a side who can upset the …

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Watch: SuperSport’s Excellent Panel Analysis Of Sprinboks & Wales

They’re all huge clashes this weekend. But the Springboks and Wales clash is looking particularly mouth-watering. SuperSport provides us with an excellent preview to get you all excited. The SuperSport guys are undeniably good. Very comprehensive analysis not just of the Springboks, but the Welsh team they’ll be facing. And of course, some obligatory Dan ‘The Welsh Wobbler’ Biggar comments. …

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The 7 Best Moments From Pool A Of Rugby World Cup 2015

A look at the best moments from Pool A. When the World Cup was drawn back in November 2012, everybody knew that the pool containing England, Australia, Fiji, Wales and Uruguay was set to light up the tournament and it didnt disappoint. A pool dotted with Fijian flair, breakdown excellence and an early exit for England, it truly has been a World …

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Wales Ring The Changes For South Africa Tie

Warren Gatland has made three changes in personnel for Wales’ World Cup quarter-final against South Africa. The Kiwi coach surprised many by starting both Justin Tipuric and Sam Warburton against the Wallabies, but the Welsh ultimately came up against an Australian brick wall. They now must regroup to face Pool B winners South Africa, who are on a road to …

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Stats Which Support Four Upsets This Weekend At The Rugby World Cup

The World Cup quarter-finals are set, and the four group winners, Ireland, Australia, South Africa, and New Zealand, are all heavily tipped to proceed to the semi-finals. Form is telling, and the three southern hemisphere giants are expected to be joined by the back to back Six Nations champions in the final four. However, the stats make somewhat grim reading …

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Ranking The World Cup Quarter Finalists

With the quarter finals nearly upon us, we rank the last eight teams. Although this World Cup has arguably seen the gap between the competing nations narrow, many correctly predicted the quarter final line up. While some foresaw England’s failure, few believed that Japan would overcome South Africa and threaten Scotland for a place in the quarter finals. Nonetheless, despite the …

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Tweet: Shane Williams Is Waiting By The Phone It Seems

With Wales’ bad luck seemingly having no end in sight, Shane Williams is prepared to step up to the mark!  Another one bites the dust for Wales with Liam Williams out of the World Cup. The Scarlets man suffered a foot injury that will put him out of action for the rest of the competition. It’s hardly a surprise given …

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