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Canberra Times
Australian rugby should not be a pawn to push up Jarryd Hayne's valuebut it's the emergence of a new bread of player that has stood up since the ret
Australian rugby should not be a pawn to push up Jarryd Hayne's value
Canberra Times / Posted an hour ago
but it's the emergence of a new bread of player that has stood up since the retirement of the big five – Dan Carter, Richie McCaw, Keven Mealamu, Tony Woodcock and Ma'a Nonu – that has been impressive. One team that has really benefited from... Read more
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Canberra Times
Former All Black Jono Gibbes interviewed for Queensland Reds jobbut has been linked closely with a move to English club Bath. Jono Gibbes in h
Former All Black Jono Gibbes interviewed for Queensland Reds job
Canberra Times / Posted 20 hours ago
but has been linked closely with a move to English club Bath. Jono Gibbes in his All Blacks days with a youthful Richie McCaw. Photo: Kirk Hargreaves The drawn out process to appoint Richard Graham's replacement is holding up a number of... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Crusaders have lost their playoff edgedenied the title by a bad refereeing decision. Craig Joubert would later ring t
Crusaders have lost their playoff edge
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
denied the title by a bad refereeing decision. Craig Joubert would later ring the Crusaders to apologise for penalising Richie McCaw in the last minute - a decision that allowed Bernard Foley to kick the three points the Waratahs needed to claim... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kaino toughness personifiedtake huge doses of physical and mental grief are sprinkled through the game. T
Kaino toughness personified
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
take huge doses of physical and mental grief are sprinkled through the game. They don't flinch, they go even harder, as Richie McCaw did in his superb career. Keven Mealamu, too, the mild-mannered hooker who would rumble with anyone if riled or... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Highlanders the current playoff kingsdenied the title by a bad refereeing decision. Craig Joubert would later ring t
Highlanders the current playoff kings
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
denied the title by a bad refereeing decision. Craig Joubert would later ring the Crusaders to apologise for penalising Richie McCaw in the last minute - a decision that allowed Bernard Foley to kick the three points the Waratahs needed to claim... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dan Carter 'extremely impressed' by All Blacksa 3-0 series whitewash over the Welsh last month. It was the All Blacks first
Dan Carter 'extremely impressed' by All Blacks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
a 3-0 series whitewash over the Welsh last month. It was the All Blacks first campaign without the likes of veterans Richie McCaw, Ma'a Nonu, Conrad Smith, Tony Woodcock, Keven Mealamu and Carter who all ended their international careers... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dan Carter 'extremely impressed' by All Blacksa 3-0 series whitewash over the Welsh last month. It was the All Blacks first
Dan Carter 'extremely impressed' by All Blacks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
a 3-0 series whitewash over the Welsh last month. It was the All Blacks first campaign without the likes of veterans Richie McCaw, Ma'a Nonu, Conrad Smith, Tony Woodcock, Keven Mealamu and Carter who all ended their international careers... Read more
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walesonline
This is what happened next to Richie McCawAll Blacks legend Richie McCaw has given an insight into his high-flying life a
This is what happened next to Richie McCaw
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
All Blacks legend Richie McCaw has given an insight into his high-flying life after rugby and delivered a chilling warning to the Lions over what awaits them in the Land of the Long White Cloud next summer in their three-Test series with the world... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Revealed: The best Super rugby team of all timeMacDonald, Marika Vunibaka, Mark Robinson, Aaron Mauger, Caleb Ralph, Andrew Me
Revealed: The best Super rugby team of all time
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
MacDonald, Marika Vunibaka, Mark Robinson, Aaron Mauger, Caleb Ralph, Andrew Mehrtens, Justin Marshall, Scott Robertson, Richie McCaw, Chris Jack, Norm Maxwell, Reuben Thorne (c), Greg Feek, Mark Hammett and Greg Somerville. The reserves were:... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Former All Blacks coach Laurie Mains on NZ’s rugby dominanceZealand rugby has given itself an adrenaline shot and taken its high octane sty
Former All Blacks coach Laurie Mains on NZ’s rugby dominance
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
Zealand rugby has given itself an adrenaline shot and taken its high octane style to another level. The loss of luminaries Richie McCaw, Dan Carter, Ma’a Nonu, Conrad Smith, Keven Mealamu and Tony Woodcock would cripple some countries but in New... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Richie McCaw passes helicopter exams with flying coloursRichie McCaw poses with a helicopter. Photo / RichieMcCaw07 - Facebook Even af
Richie McCaw passes helicopter exams with flying colours
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Richie McCaw poses with a helicopter. Photo / RichieMcCaw07 - Facebook Even after hanging up his boots All Blacks legend Richie McCaw is finding ways to prove his greatness. The former All Blacks skipper, who led the side to two Rugby World Cup... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZR are winning the fightthere's probably no need to look much further than this exodus. Some could poi
NZR are winning the fight
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
there's probably no need to look much further than this exodus. Some could point to the loss of the Golden Generation - Richie McCaw, Daniel Carter, Ma'a Nonu, Conrad Smith, Keven Mealamu and Tony Woodcock - and say New Zealand has suffered a... Read more
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walesonline
The top 10 greatest props of rugby's modern erainsisted on leading them into battle against Ireland despite having cracked a b
The top 10 greatest props of rugby's modern era
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
insisted on leading them into battle against Ireland despite having cracked a bone in a leg two weeks earlier. Read More Richie McCaw and Colin Meads are revered by many as the greatest All Blacks in history but there are those in New Zealand who... Read more
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The Betoota Advocate
Side entrance built for Richie McCaw at ANZ Stadium ahead of Bledisloe Cup15 July, 2016. 13:34 WHETHER YOU WERE AT the game or just watching on TV, when
Side entrance built for Richie McCaw at ANZ Stadium ahead of Bledisloe Cup
The Betoota Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
15 July, 2016. 13:34 WHETHER YOU WERE AT the game or just watching on TV, whenever former All Black great Richie McCaw entered a ruck or maul the nation would scream: “Just look at the cunt! From the side again!” Now in retirement, the 35-year-old... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hurricanes skipper Dane Coles set for face off with All Black teammateare myriad occasions over the history of Hurricanes-Crusaders clashes when that
Hurricanes skipper Dane Coles set for face off with All Black teammate
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
are myriad occasions over the history of Hurricanes-Crusaders clashes when that physicality has threatened to boil over. Richie McCaw was often at the centre of Hurricane frustration, as two incidents involving Jerry Collins and Neemia Tialata... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
On the Hot Seat - Mad Mike WhiddettHe has more Facebook followers than Sonny Bill Williams, Richie McCaw, Dan Cart
On the Hot Seat - Mad Mike Whiddett
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
He has more Facebook followers than Sonny Bill Williams, Richie McCaw, Dan Carter or even Steven Adams - combined. In fact Auckland's Mad Mike Whiddett has more Facebook followers than any other Kiwi sportsman - somewhere in excess of two million... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Eternal optimist still backing beloved Wallabieswith hope, as I am every year, that come the Bledisloe, we'll come good. "I do
Eternal optimist still backing beloved Wallabies
Otago Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
with hope, as I am every year, that come the Bledisloe, we'll come good. "I do note the fact that you will no longer have Richie McCaw. As much as I admire Kieran Read, I think that Richie McCaw is one of those captains that comes along once every... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Big read: The maligned sabbatical has now become rugby's saviourthe picture could hardly be different. The sabbatical, in various guises, was
Big read: The maligned sabbatical has now become rugby's saviour
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
the picture could hardly be different. The sabbatical, in various guises, was a critical factor in allowing Ma'a Nonu, Richie McCaw, Carter and Conrad Smith to make it to the 2015 World Cup. All of them say now the time they spent away from... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Stalking Richie for 18 monthsMovie details rise of a world champion. Notoriously private former All Blacks
Stalking Richie for 18 months
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Movie details rise of a world champion. Notoriously private former All Blacks captain Richie McCaw let a camera follow him for 18 months to make the movie expected to set the New Zealand box office alight. Detailing McCaw's entire life, from his... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Big read: The maligned sabbatical has now become rugby's saviourthe picture could hardly be different. The sabbatical, in various guises, was
Big read: The maligned sabbatical has now become rugby's saviour
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
the picture could hardly be different. The sabbatical, in various guises, was a critical factor in allowing Ma'a Nonu, Richie McCaw, Carter and Conrad Smith to make it to the 2015 World Cup. All of them say now the time they spent away from... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Why poor Super form won’t affect WallabiesReds also made them look superhuman. Beating the All Blacks in Sydney on Augus
Why poor Super form won’t affect Wallabies
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
Reds also made them look superhuman. Beating the All Blacks in Sydney on August 20 is looking no easier in the era beyond Richie McCaw, Dan Carter, Tony Woodcock, Ma’a Nonu and Conrad Smith. “The Wallabies showed at the World Cup mere months ago... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Why poor Super form won’t affect WallabiesReds also made them look superhuman. Beating the All Blacks in Sydney on Augus
Why poor Super form won’t affect Wallabies
Adelaide Now / Posted 14 days ago
Reds also made them look superhuman. Beating the All Blacks in Sydney on August 20 is looking no easier in the era beyond Richie McCaw, Dan Carter, Tony Woodcock, Ma’a Nonu and Conrad Smith. “The Wallabies showed at the World Cup mere months ago... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Super Rugby, Wallabies, All Blacks, Reds, Chiefs, Matt O’ConnorReds also made them look superhuman. Beating the All Blacks in Sydney on Augus
Super Rugby, Wallabies, All Blacks, Reds, Chiefs, Matt O’Connor
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
Reds also made them look superhuman. Beating the All Blacks in Sydney on August 20 is looking no easier in the era beyond Richie McCaw, Dan Carter, Tony Woodcock, Ma’a Nonu and Conrad Smith. “The Wallabies showed at the World Cup mere months ago... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Why poor Super form won’t affect WallabiesReds also made them look superhuman. Beating the All Blacks in Sydney on Augus
Why poor Super form won’t affect Wallabies
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Reds also made them look superhuman. Beating the All Blacks in Sydney on August 20 is looking no easier in the era beyond Richie McCaw, Dan Carter, Tony Woodcock, Ma’a Nonu and Conrad Smith. “The Wallabies showed at the World Cup mere months ago... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Adventure Racing: Godzone entries filledincrease of teams signing up for the GZ Pursuit race, bringing fresh blood into
Adventure Racing: Godzone entries filled
Otago Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
increase of teams signing up for the GZ Pursuit race, bringing fresh blood into the sport. Last year we had All Black Richie McCaw complete his very first adventure race and I do think he has inspired quite a few weekend warriors to step up... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rampant Blues demolish BrumbiesMarshall: Sam Whitelock could be an All Black greatGregor Paul: Why the All Bla
Rampant Blues demolish Brumbies
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Marshall: Sam Whitelock could be an All Black greatGregor Paul: Why the All Blacks never make direct reference to Richie McCaw The Brumbies couldn't cope with any of it; the Blues' speed of thought and ability to see space and offload in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Why the All Blacks never make direct reference to Richie McCawAll Black captain Richie McCaw looks on during the 2015 Steinlager Rugby Awards
Why the All Blacks never make direct reference to Richie McCaw
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
All Black captain Richie McCaw looks on during the 2015 Steinlager Rugby Awards. Photo / Getty Images. If there is an elephant in the room, it's best to take it our rather than try to ignore it. This seems to have been the All Blacks' thinking in... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Queenstown Drawcard Sells Out Godzone For 2017increase of teams signing up for the GZ Pursuit race bringing fresh blood into
Queenstown Drawcard Sells Out Godzone For 2017
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
increase of teams signing up for the GZ Pursuit race bringing fresh blood into the sport. Last year we had All Black legend Richie McCaw complete his very first adventure race and I do think he has inspired quite a few weekend warriors to step up... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Captain Cane in uncharted watersChiefs and All Blacks. While he was in the run-on XV for all three tests again
Captain Cane in uncharted waters
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Chiefs and All Blacks. While he was in the run-on XV for all three tests against France in 2013 - earning promotion while Richie McCaw enjoyed a sabbatical - Cane at that point was still swapping Super Rugby starts with Tanerau Latimer. And after... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Kiwis’ secret play to poach future Wallabiesa bet that will see a Brumbies official wear a top hat and monocle to the end o
Kiwis’ secret play to poach future Wallabies
Adelaide Now / Posted 15 days ago
a bet that will see a Brumbies official wear a top hat and monocle to the end of season dinner.RICHIE ON THE SILVERSCREEN RICHIE McCaw: the Movie is a thing, and the trailer was released to much excitement across the ditch this week. Dramatic... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Kiwis’ secret play to poach future Wallabiesa bet that will see a Brumbies official wear a top hat and monocle to the end o
Kiwis’ secret play to poach future Wallabies
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 days ago
a bet that will see a Brumbies official wear a top hat and monocle to the end of season dinner.RICHIE ON THE SILVERSCREENRichie McCaw movie RICHIE McCaw: the Movie is a thing, and the trailer was released to much excitement across the ditch this... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Kiwis’ secret play to poach future Wallabiesa bet that will see a Brumbies official wear a top hat and monocle to the end o
Kiwis’ secret play to poach future Wallabies
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
a bet that will see a Brumbies official wear a top hat and monocle to the end of season dinner.RICHIE ON THE SILVERSCREENRichie McCaw movie RICHIE McCaw: the Movie is a thing, and the trailer was released to much excitement across the ditch this... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Captain Cane in uncharted watersChiefs and All Blacks. While he was in the run-on XV for all three tests again
Captain Cane in uncharted waters
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Chiefs and All Blacks. While he was in the run-on XV for all three tests against France in 2013 - earning promotion while Richie McCaw enjoyed a sabbatical - Cane at that point was still swapping Super Rugby starts with Tanerau Latimer. And after... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Black Sticks women named for Rio Olympics2008, 2012 Fact: One of the best players in the world, but probably equally fa
Black Sticks women named for Rio Olympics
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
2008, 2012 Fact: One of the best players in the world, but probably equally famous for being engaged to Richie McCaw CHARLOTTE HARRISONAge: 26 Hometown: Whangarei Position: Striker Olympics: 2012 Fact: Made her debut as a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
The Richie Mccaw Film Debuts Official TrailerThursday, 7 July 2016, 9:37 amPress Release: Transmission FilmsChasing GreatTra
The Richie Mccaw Film Debuts Official Trailer
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
Thursday, 7 July 2016, 9:37 amPress Release: Transmission FilmsChasing GreatTransmission Films is proud to launch the official Chasing Great film trailer.The... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Chirstchurch Sevens player Sam Dickson's knee injury recovers in time for the Rio Olympicsmeant opportunities were limited with the likes of Nasi Manu, George Whitelock,
Chirstchurch Sevens player Sam Dickson's knee injury recovers in time for the Rio Olympics
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
meant opportunities were limited with the likes of Nasi Manu, George Whitelock, Luke Whitelock, Matt Todd, Kieran Read, Richie McCaw and Jordan Taufua among the ranks. Sir Gordon Tietjens was looking for a new crop of players to bring into his... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Chirstchurch Sevens player Sam Dickson's knee injury recovers in time for the Rio Olympicsmeant opportunities were limited with the likes of Nasi Manu, George Whitelock,
Chirstchurch Sevens player Sam Dickson's knee injury recovers in time for the Rio Olympics
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
meant opportunities were limited with the likes of Nasi Manu, George Whitelock, Luke Whitelock, Matt Todd, Kieran Read, Richie McCaw and Jordan Taufua among the ranks. Sir Gordon Tietjens was looking for a new crop of players to bring into his... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Local heroes: Nurturer of OBHS rugby (making sure pupils get on buses to go up country and even had time for some coa
Local heroes: Nurturer of OBHS rugby (
Otago Daily Times / Posted 16 days ago
making sure pupils get on buses to go up country and even had time for some coaching. He has seen the likes of Richie McCaw and Byron Kelleher come through the school and then go on to blaze a trail in international rugby. He said... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
All Black legend Richie McCaw makes it to the big screenA film is being released about All Black legend Richie McCaw, showcasing his li
All Black legend Richie McCaw makes it to the big screen
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
A film is being released about All Black legend Richie McCaw, showcasing his life from his beginnings in the small town of Kurow through to a rugby superstar leading the national team to two World Cup victories. Chasing Great, released in cinemas in... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
All Black legend makes the silver screenRichie McCaw said the opportunity to inspire kids led him to do the film. Chas
All Black legend makes the silver screen
Otago Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
Richie McCaw said the opportunity to inspire kids led him to do the film. Chasing Great, released in cinemas in September, will feature never-before-seen footage of McCaw including his friends and family, TVNZ reported. ''I was always quite keen to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
All Black legend Richie McCaw makes it to the big screenAll Black Richie McCaw said that the opportunity to inspire some young kids led
All Black legend Richie McCaw makes it to the big screen
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
All Black Richie McCaw said that the opportunity to inspire some young kids led him to do the film. Photo / Jason Oxenham A film is being released about All Black legend Richie McCaw, showcasing his life from his beginnings in the small town of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Who is NZ's richest sporting star?Steven AdamsBasketball superstar Steven Adams is set to earn the same as all ou
Who is NZ's richest sporting star?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Steven AdamsBasketball superstar Steven Adams is set to earn the same as all our rugby players combined Recently retired Richie McCaw came in at 5th with $2.5m earnings per year. McCaw had a playing contract with New Zealand Rugby worth around... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Waratahs, stats: Michael Hooper is Super Rugby’s ironmanRugby Union will be mindful that Hooper may need an in-season break before the
Waratahs, stats: Michael Hooper is Super Rugby’s ironman
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 17 days ago
Rugby Union will be mindful that Hooper may need an in-season break before the next World Cup; the likes of which helped Richie McCaw, Dan Carter and Kieran Read. But first there is a clash with rising All Black flanker Ardie Savea to deal with... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Incredible numbers prove Hooper’s superhumanRugby Union will be mindful that Hooper may need an in-season break before the
Incredible numbers prove Hooper’s superhuman
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
Rugby Union will be mindful that Hooper may need an in-season break before the next World Cup; the likes of which helped Richie McCaw, Dan Carter and Kieran Read. But first there is a clash with rising All Black flanker Ardie Savea to deal with... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Incredible numbers prove Hooper’s superhumanRugby Union will be mindful that Hooper may need an in-season break before the
Incredible numbers prove Hooper’s superhuman
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
Rugby Union will be mindful that Hooper may need an in-season break before the next World Cup; the likes of which helped Richie McCaw, Dan Carter and Kieran Read. But first there is a clash with rising All Black flanker Ardie Savea to deal with... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Sevens: DJ Forbes a key part of Gordon Tietjen's golden formulahe also has handling skills, pace and an innate knowledge of the game which pro
Sevens: DJ Forbes a key part of Gordon Tietjen's golden formula
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
he also has handling skills, pace and an innate knowledge of the game which probably makes him look even faster, a bit like Richie McCaw in his latter years. Crucially, he is also a brilliant defender. Being able to survive so long on the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Simon Mannering express is always on timeand a huge force of will," says Mayhew. "I'm not sure how he does it but it's p
Simon Mannering express is always on time
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
and a huge force of will," says Mayhew. "I'm not sure how he does it but it's pure resilience, like a Buck Shelford or a Richie McCaw. And it's not just playing, he plays well." Since he became a first grade regular in 2006, Mannering has played... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
250th game for Manneringand a huge force of will," says Mayhew. "I'm not sure how he does it but it's p
250th game for Mannering
Otago Daily Times / Posted 21 days ago
and a huge force of will," says Mayhew. "I'm not sure how he does it but it's pure resilience, like a Buck Shelford or a Richie McCaw. And it's not just playing, he plays well. Since he became a first grade regular in 2006, Mannering has played... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Queensland Reds coach Todd Blackadderhis stewardship is that he has guided the Crusaders to top spot this season in
Queensland Reds coach Todd Blackadder
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 22 days ago
his stewardship is that he has guided the Crusaders to top spot this season in the first year without icons Dan Carter and Richie McCaw. Blackadder’s credentials are obvious but there is also a bigger picture. Having the two biggest rugby... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Todd Blackadder firming for vacant Queensland Reds coaching jobhis stewardship is that he has guided the Crusaders to top spot this season in
Todd Blackadder firming for vacant Queensland Reds coaching job
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
his stewardship is that he has guided the Crusaders to top spot this season in the first year without icons Dan Carter and Richie McCaw. Blackadder's credentials are obvious but there is also a bigger picture. Having the two biggest rugby... Read more
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