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Rippa
Super Rugby 2016 Season Fixtures - Essential guide to the 2016 Super Rugby seasonA new era dawns for Super Rugby this year as the competition expands to 18 team
Super Rugby 2016 Season Fixtures - Essential guide to the 2016 Super Rugby season
Rippa / Posted an hour ago
A new era dawns for Super Rugby this year as the competition expands to 18 teams with the introduction of Japanese and Argentina franchises for the first time. Three new teams join last year's 15 with the Jaguares the first Argentinian side and the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Jaguares can answer Stormers questionsCape Town - If the Stormers are still in a pre-season slumber, they better get
Jaguares can answer Stormers questions
iol.co.za / Posted 2 hours ago
Cape Town - If the Stormers are still in a pre-season slumber, they better get out of it quickly as a virtual Argentina Test team in the form of the Jaguares awaits them at Newlands on Saturday. Robbie Fleck’s team will wrap up their Super Rugby... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Jaguares go all out for SA tourJaguares head coach Raul Perez has named a powerful squad featuring a host of W
Jaguares go all out for SA tour
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 6 hours ago
Jaguares head coach Raul Perez has named a powerful squad featuring a host of World Cup stars for their tour to South Africa. The Jaguares will play the Stormers in Cape Town this coming Saturday before taking on the Lions in Johannesburg a week... Read more
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iafrica.com
Jaguares go all out for SA tourJaguares head coach Raul Perez has named a powerful squad featuring a host of W
Jaguares go all out for SA tour
iafrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Jaguares head coach Raul Perez has named a powerful squad featuring a host of World Cup stars for their tour to South Africa. The Jaguares will play the Stormers in Cape Town this coming Saturday before taking on the Lions in Johannesburg a week... Read more
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iol.co.za
Stormers set for breakdown challengeRobbie Fleck will get a glimpse of what happens when the Stormers, still breaki
Stormers set for breakdown challenge
iol.co.za / Posted 7 hours ago
Robbie Fleck will get a glimpse of what happens when the Stormers, still breaking in new systems, floor the accelerator and push the rev-counter into the red in their Super Rugby warm-up match against the Jaguares at Newlands on Saturday (kickoff... Read more
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Super Sport
CJ impresses on debut CJ Stander impressed on his test debut for Ireland in their 16-16 Six Nations
CJ impresses on debut
Super Sport / Posted 7 hours ago
CJ Stander impressed on his test debut for Ireland in their 16-16 Six Nations draw with Wales in Dublin on Sunday. The former Bulls loose forward continued with his superb recent form for Irish province Munster and delivered a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Bulls coach happy despite defeatBulls coach Nollis Marais says their brief tour of Zimbabwe was successful in s
Bulls coach happy despite defeat
iol.co.za / Posted 9 hours ago
Bulls coach Nollis Marais says their brief tour of Zimbabwe was successful in spite of their 28-10 defeat at the hands of the Cheetahs in their pre-season friendly on Saturday. Marais fielded a watered down team from the one to face the Lions this... Read more
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Super Sport
Big early test for Stormers The extent of the examination that Robbie Fleck’s young DHL Stormers team wil
Big early test for Stormers
Super Sport / Posted 12 hours ago
The extent of the examination that Robbie Fleck’s young DHL Stormers team will be subject to in Saturday’s Newlands dress rehearsal for the Vodacom Super Rugby season is packed into statistics of the Jaguares team that... Read more
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iol.co.za
Hot-stepper Kolbe sparks BlitzboksCheslin Kolbe’s devastating footwork provided the inspiration as the Springbok
Hot-stepper Kolbe sparks Blitzboks
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Cheslin Kolbe’s devastating footwork provided the inspiration as the Springbok Sevens clinched a place in the Sydney Sevens Cup semi-finals with a 26-0 win over Argentina on Sunday. The Blitzboks will take on hosts Australia in the last four (7.19am... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Five talking points for the new Super Rugby seasonThe new Super Rugby season is nearly upon us. Gregor Paul tempers his excitemen
Five talking points for the new Super Rugby season
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
The new Super Rugby season is nearly upon us. Gregor Paul tempers his excitement to look at five issues ahead of kickoff. George Moala could form a strong partnership with Rene Ranger. Photo / Photosport 1. The new bonus point system Leaving aside... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Last Gasp Kiwi Try Beats Blitzboks... Now for AustraliaA try deep into extra time saw New Zealand break Blitzbok hearts as the Kiwis w
Last Gasp Kiwi Try Beats Blitzboks... Now for Australia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
A try deep into extra time saw New Zealand break Blitzbok hearts as the Kiwis won the final Pool A game of the Wellington World Sevens Series leg on Saturday. After the Blitzboks had beaten Scotland 28-5 and Russia 54-0, the hosts came up trumps... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Eddie Jones represents England's biggest volte-face and now we will see if it proves a turning point for the teamIf Lancaster was a reaction to the uproarious 2011 World Cup campaign (the 'TSD
Eddie Jones represents England's biggest volte-face and now we will see if it proves a turning point for the team
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
If Lancaster was a reaction to the uproarious 2011 World Cup campaign (the 'TSD – Tindall Stag Do'), then Jones is the counterweight to Lancaster, who spent much of his near four years in charge trying to write an “identity” for the England team... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sykes Captains Kings Against SWDSouthern Kings coach Deon Davids has selected his team to take on the SWD Eagle
Sykes Captains Kings Against SWD
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Southern Kings coach Deon Davids has selected his team to take on the SWD Eagles in a pre-season friendly at Outeniqua Park in George on Friday, with lock Steven Sykes being selected to captain the side. Davids said he had selected Sykes based on... Read more
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Japan Today
Sunwolves facing challenges ahead of Super Rugby debut ‹ Japan TodayWith his Sunwolves assembling just this week for a Super Rugby debut later in t
Sunwolves facing challenges ahead of Super Rugby debut ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
With his Sunwolves assembling just this week for a Super Rugby debut later in the month, Mark Hammett knows that crunch time is fast approaching for the Japan-based club. The Sunwolves will have just one formal trial match before hosting the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Stormers to target breakdownsCape Town - The Stormers’ success in 2016 hinges on their ability to emulate th
Stormers to target breakdowns
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Cape Town - The Stormers’ success in 2016 hinges on their ability to emulate the Blitzbokke at the tackle point. “The breakdown is a fundamental part of the game,” said Robbie Fleck. The Stormers coach has arguably the best front-row stocks in Super... Read more
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iafrica.com
Sykes leads new KingsLock Steven Sykes will captain a strong Southern Kings team against South Weste
Sykes leads new Kings
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Lock Steven Sykes will captain a strong Southern Kings team against South Western Districts Eagles in a warm-up match at Outeniqua Park in George on Friday. Kings head coach Deon Davids said he had selected Sykes based on his experience and because... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ludik to Answer Ireland's Call?Louis Ludik is the latest former South African rugby prospect setting his sight
Ludik to Answer Ireland's Call?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Louis Ludik is the latest former South African rugby prospect setting his sights on playing for another country. The 29-year-old former Lions and Sharks utility back was once dubbed as a future Springbok, but left South African shores in 2013 in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Eddie Jones is just a call awayCape Town - Eddie Jones left behind some pearls of wisdom for the Stormers desp
Eddie Jones is just a call away
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Cape Town - Eddie Jones left behind some pearls of wisdom for the Stormers despite departing for England after only two weeks in Cape Town. These gems seem to be the foundation on which the Cape franchise have built their new way of approaching... Read more
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Super Sport
Players fully support Fleck: Etzebeth Robbie Fleck may have been a free-spirited rugby player, but the players take
Players fully support Fleck: Etzebeth
Super Sport / Posted 4 days ago
Robbie Fleck may have been a free-spirited rugby player, but the players take him seriously as coach, lock Eben Etzebeth insists. Fleck, who was Stormers backline coach the last few years, was elevated to head... Read more
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Eye Witness News
England coach Jones offers to help old Stormers team Jones has availed himself from the start of the Six Nations Championship on a
England coach Jones offers to help old Stormers team
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Jones has availed himself from the start of the Six Nations Championship on an informal basis. Former Stormers coach Eddie Jones. Picture: Supplied Stormers,stormers coach,Eddie Jones CAPE TOWN... Read more
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Super Sport
Willie’s Sharks debut is delayed Patrick Lambie will lead a strong Cell C Sharks team against Toulon in a Voda
Willie’s Sharks debut is delayed
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
Patrick Lambie will lead a strong Cell C Sharks team against Toulon in a Vodacom Super Rugby warm-up game on Friday night but there are some key squad members, including newcomer Willie le Roux, who won’t be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sharks Sneaking Into Contention?By Rob Houwing, Sport24 Chief Writer Just a few weeks out from the start, you
Sharks Sneaking Into Contention?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
By Rob Houwing, Sport24 Chief Writer Just a few weeks out from the start, you will struggle to find neutral bookies tipping a South African winner in Super Rugby 2016 with any degree of enthusiasm. There hasn't been one since the Bulls in 2010,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stormers Dealt Taute BlowJaco Taute will be having ankle surgery this week and has been ruled out of the
Stormers Dealt Taute Blow
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Jaco Taute will be having ankle surgery this week and has been ruled out of the Stormers' Super Rugby season opener against the Bulls at Newlands on February 27. The 24-year-old picked up the injury in this weekend's 40-15 pre-season win over SWD in... Read more
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Super Sport
Orie to lead young Bulls Promising young lock Marvin Orie will lead a young Vodacom Bulls side into ba
Orie to lead young Bulls
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
Promising young lock Marvin Orie will lead a young Vodacom Bulls side into battle against the Toyota Cheetahs in Harare on Saturday as both sides begin their preparations for the regional franchise competition in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stormers Edge Closer to Captaincy CallThe Stormers are yet to announce their captain for the 2016 Super Rugby season,
Stormers Edge Closer to Captaincy Call
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Stormers are yet to announce their captain for the 2016 Super Rugby season, and they are not expected to do so until next week at the earliest. With the Japanese season having just come to an end and with a couple of players away on Sevens duty... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fleck to Turn to Eddie JonesIf you blinked, you would have missed the Eddie Jones era at Newlands. He came
Fleck to Turn to Eddie Jones
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
If you blinked, you would have missed the Eddie Jones era at Newlands. He came and went in what seemed like a second, but he remains in contact with the Stormers and new coach Robbie Fleck. Jones was unveiled as the Stormers' coach after last... Read more
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Super Sport
Orie to lead young Bulls Promising young lock Marvin Orie will lead a young Vodacom Bulls side into ba
Orie to lead young Bulls
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
Promising young lock Marvin Orie will lead a young Vodacom Bulls side into battle against the Toyota Cheetahs in Harare on Saturday as both sides begin their preparations for the regional franchise competition in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stormers Need De Jongh At 12Stormers coach Robbie Fleck should seriously consider reprising Springbok Juan
Stormers Need De Jongh At 12
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Stormers coach Robbie Fleck should seriously consider reprising Springbok Juan de Jongh's already-known ability to cover the crucial inside centre position at this time of heightened need by the Newlands outfit. Traditionally the hot-stepping De... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Can the Jaguares Win Super Rugby?Argentina's Jaguares are set to be a major force in Super Rugby 2016. That is
Can the Jaguares Win Super Rugby?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Argentina's Jaguares are set to be a major force in Super Rugby 2016. That is the view of Stormers coach Robbie Fleck, who said this week that the tournament newcomers were one of the biggest threats in the competition. The Stormers have won three... Read more
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Super Sport
Small-Smith set to face former team Former Vodacom Bulls midfielder William Small-Smith is likely to make his deb
Small-Smith set to face former team
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
Former Vodacom Bulls midfielder William Small-Smith is likely to make his debut for his new team, the Toyota Cheetahs against his old team-mates when the two meet in a pre-season game in Harare this... Read more
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iafrica.com
Stormers face midfield conundrumDamian de Allende in action for the Stormers. Credit: Rugby365 The Stormers' m
Stormers face midfield conundrum
iafrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Damian de Allende in action for the Stormers. Credit: Rugby365 The Stormers' midfield depth will be seriously tested when Super Rugby starts later this month. Fleck confirmed that Springbok Jaco Taute will miss the start of this year's competition... Read more
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Super Sport
Early midfield woes for Stormers An untimely injury to Jaco Taute has ushered in an early season headache for
Early midfield woes for Stormers
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
An untimely injury to Jaco Taute has ushered in an early season headache for new DHL Stormers coach Robbie Fleck. The Stormers face the Vodacom Bulls in their first fixture of the 2016 Vodacom Super Rugby season at... Read more
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walesonline
The 50 greatest rugby players on the planet right now: Numbers 30-21It’s a perennial old pub talk debate, just who is the best player in the world?
The 50 greatest rugby players on the planet right now: Numbers 30-21
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
It’s a perennial old pub talk debate, just who is the best player in the world? The World Cup is over, the Six Nations is about to start... so what better time to try to come up with a definitive top 50 list? Our panel of experts at WalesOnline... Read more
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Super Sport
Jaguares will be 'big threat' DHL Stormers coach Robbie Fleck had little hesitation in pinpointing one of t
Jaguares will be 'big threat'
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
DHL Stormers coach Robbie Fleck had little hesitation in pinpointing one of the new teams in the competition, the Jaguares, as the side everyone should be wary of heading into the new format 2016 edition of Vodacom... Read more
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SportsFan
Eddie Jones offers to help StormersNew England coach Eddie Jones has offered to help out his old club, the Stormer
Eddie Jones offers to help Stormers
SportsFan / Posted 6 days ago
New England coach Eddie Jones has offered to help out his old club, the Stormers, just days from the start of the Six Nations Championship. The Australian, who left for England in November after spending only a few weeks at the helm with the... Read more
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Super Sport
Jones offers to help the Stormers New England coach Eddie Jones has offered to help out his old club, the Storm
Jones offers to help the Stormers
Super Sport / Posted 6 days ago
New England coach Eddie Jones has offered to help out his old club, the Stormers, just days from the start of the Six Nations Championship. The Australian, who left for England in November after spending only a few... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
England coach Jones offers to help old Stormers teamCAPE TOWN,: New England coach Eddie Jones has offered to help out his old club,
England coach Jones offers to help old Stormers team
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
CAPE TOWN,: New England coach Eddie Jones has offered to help out his old club, the Stormers, just days from the start of the Six Nations Championship. The Australian, who left for England in November after spending only a few weeks at the helm with... Read more
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Canberra Times
Japan opens Ruan Smith's eyes to new style as he targets Brumbies game timeBrumbies prop Ruan Smith is back in Canberra after a playing stint in Japan. Ph
Japan opens Ruan Smith's eyes to new style as he targets Brumbies game time
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
Brumbies prop Ruan Smith is back in Canberra after a playing stint in Japan. Photo: Rohan Thomson Returning ACT Brumbies prop Ruan Smith says a stint in Japan has opened his eyes to a new style of rugby but admits he has to manage his work load to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Reward for SA Refs Rasivhenge, ImmelmanTwo of South Africa's brightest refereeing prospects, Rasta Rasivhenge and Quin
Reward for SA Refs Rasivhenge, Immelman
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Two of South Africa's brightest refereeing prospects, Rasta Rasivhenge and Quinton Immelman, have been added to the match official panel for the forthcoming Super Rugby season, where a number of law variations will be in play. SANZAAR - officially... Read more
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iol.co.za
Stormers can end bonus-point droughtCape Town - Frustrated by the Stormers’ inability to rack up bonus points? Well
Stormers can end bonus-point drought
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
Cape Town - Frustrated by the Stormers’ inability to rack up bonus points? Well, those days may finally be over. Super Rugby controlling body Sanzaar (an extra “A” has been added to accommodate new full partner Argentina) announced on Tuesday that... Read more
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Super Sport
Rasivhenge, Immelman added to Super Rugby ref panel Two of South Africa’s brightest refereeing prospects, Rasta Rasivhenge and Qu
Rasivhenge, Immelman added to Super Rugby ref panel
Super Sport / Posted 6 days ago
Two of South Africa’s brightest refereeing prospects, Rasta Rasivhenge and Quinton Immelman, have been added to the match official panel for the forthcoming Vodacom Super Rugby season, where a... Read more
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Super Sport
Rasivhenge, Immelman added to Super Rugby referee panel Two of South Africa’s brightest refereeing prospects, Rasta Rasivhenge and Qu
Rasivhenge, Immelman added to Super Rugby referee panel
Super Sport / Posted 6 days ago
Two of South Africa’s brightest refereeing prospects, Rasta Rasivhenge and Quinton Immelman, have been added to the match official panel for the forthcoming Vodacom Super Rugby season, where a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stormers Get De Jongh, Kolbe BoostThe Stormers are ready to welcome back Cheslin Kolbe and Juan de Jongh next wee
Stormers Get De Jongh, Kolbe Boost
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The Stormers are ready to welcome back Cheslin Kolbe and Juan de Jongh next week after the pair complete their stints with the Blitzboks. Both Kolbe and De Jongh have featured in all three of the Blitzboks' Sevens World Series tournaments so far... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fleck focused on intent - not mistakesCape Town - “Intent” is one of the buzzwords for the Stormers this year. But ta
Fleck focused on intent - not mistakes
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
Cape Town - “Intent” is one of the buzzwords for the Stormers this year. But talking up a new game plan and paying lip service to their bold, new way of doing things this season is one thing; actually doing it on the field is another. Firstly, it... Read more
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Super Sport
Stormers hone their attacking skills DHL Stormers head coach Robbie Fleck says he was encouraged by the attacking
Stormers hone their attacking skills
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
DHL Stormers head coach Robbie Fleck says he was encouraged by the attacking skills shown by the team that beat the South Western Districts Eagles in a Vodacom Super Rugby warm-up match in George on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fleck Encouraged By Stormers DisplayStormers Head Coach Robbie Fleck was encouraged by his team's performance in th
Fleck Encouraged By Stormers Display
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Stormers Head Coach Robbie Fleck was encouraged by his team's performance in their 40-15 victory over the South Western Districts Eagles in George on Saturday. In what was their first pre-season friendly of the year the Stormers outscored their... Read more
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Super Sport
Stormers honed their attacking skills DHL Stormers head coach Robbie Fleck says he was encouraged by the attacking
Stormers honed their attacking skills
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
DHL Stormers head coach Robbie Fleck says he was encouraged by the attacking skills shown by the team that beat the South Western Districts Eagles in a Vodacom Super Rugby warm-up match in George on... Read more
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Super Sport
Saracens continue impressive run Saracens continued to impress in both Europe and the Premiership as they won
Saracens continue impressive run
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
Saracens continued to impress in both Europe and the Premiership as they won 19-13 at Bath on Saturday thanks to a try from Schalk Brits. The league's pace-setters came from 0-13 down against the Rec outfit as Brits... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Super Rugby 2016: Who will suffer second year syndrome?SECOND year syndrome is one of myriad hurdles blocking the paths of young, gun
Super Rugby 2016: Who will suffer second year syndrome?
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
SECOND year syndrome is one of myriad hurdles blocking the paths of young, gun athletes. The exact causes of this illness are difficult to quantify — is it a simple case of rival teams doing their homework on the young upstarts or do the breakout... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Who will suffer Super Rugby second year syndrome?Super Rugby 2016: Who will suffer second year syndrome? | DailyTelegraph Searc
Who will suffer Super Rugby second year syndrome?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
Super Rugby 2016: Who will suffer second year syndrome? | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SECOND year syndrome is one of myriad hurdles blocking the paths of... Read more
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