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UAE suffer opening loss to hosts Malaysia at Asia Rugby Championship Division 1
UAE coach Apollo Perelini is confident his side can raise themselves for Wednesday’s vital clash with top-ranked Sri Lanka, despite a bitter defeat to Malaysia in the Asia Rugby Championship Division 1 opener.
May 14, 2017
‘I know what I saw’: Former bodyguard claims All Blacks were poisoned ahead of 1995 Rugby World Cup final
Nelson Mandela’s former bodyguard has weighed into the decades-old controversy over the All Blacks’ 1995 Rugby World Cup loss to South Africa, claiming bookmakers spiked the New Zealanders’ drinks ahead of the final.
May 5, 2016
France reshape back row in an attempt to thwart ‘power of the English’ at Rugby Six Nations
Les Bleus coach Guy Noves has responded to last weekend’s defeat to Scotland at Murrayfield by drafting Loann Goujon and Bernard Le Roux into the back row. Damien Chouly switches to blindside flanker.
March 17, 2016
‘Right time to make changes’: England rugby coach Eddie Jones clears out Stuart Lancaster’s assistants
The RFU announced that Graham Rowntree, Andy Farrell and Mike Catt would all leave, following Lancaster who left “by mutual consent” last month in the wake of England’s pool-stage exit of the Rugby World Cup.
December 14, 2015
Sonny Bill Williams’ little sister, Niall, ready to make a name for herself with New Zealand women
“She won’t bring the dynamic of what we have seen from Sonny Bill straight away, but she definitely has that potential," says New Zealand coach Sean Horan, whose team are trying to defend their title in Dubai, writes Paul Radley.
December 1, 2015
Media report England rugby also losers in finance off bad investment tip
The fallout from England’s woeful Rugby World Cup took a bizarre twist yesterday as the Rugby Football Union (RFU) confirmed an investigation into allegations players lost money on poor investment tips from kit man Dave Tennison.
November 9, 2015
Sam Burgess’ former teammates urge his rugby league return to Bath: ‘You are always one of us’
The 26-year-old dual-code England player is due to report back to Bath on Monday after being given time off to consider his future following his controversial involvement in England’s disappointing Rugby World Cup campaign.
November 2, 2015