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Tana Umaga and Leon MacDonald unite to lead Blues in 2019

Tana Umaga and Leon MacDonald unite to lead Blues in 2019

Leon MacDonald has been added to the coaching team at the Auckland Blues. In a move that unites former All Blacks team mates, MacDonald will assist Tana Umaga [his former AB captain] who has had a one year extension added to his unsuccessful term

Northern Hemisphere

Chicago tripleheader 'Rugby Weekend' involves Maori All Blacks and Black Ferns

Chicago tripleheader ‘Rugby Weekend’ involves Maori All Blacks and Black Ferns vs US Eagles

Scheduled for November, the Chicago tripleheader 'Rugby Weekend' involves the New Zealand Black Ferns and Maori All Blacks, as the opening matches before Ireland face Italy in a full International test match
Guinness Pro14 Semi-finals ready for Action

Guinness Pro14 Semi-finals ready for Action

In it's seventh year, the Guinness Pro14 has seen much change. Two additional teams, and a wider audience. So now, as the Guinness Pro14 semi-finals ready for action, anticipation is building like never before. Glasgow Warriors v Scarlets/Leinster v Munster
At the Pinnacle of Premiership Rugby

At the Pinnacle of Premiership Rugby

More and more, efforts of a teams' season is determined by standings. If not for the final result, knock-out football is often another stage of the season. Reach that position, sides can take a deep breath and re-focus on a semi-final match. At the pinnacle of Premiership Rugby, this weekend 'it is all up for grabs'

‘In The Bin’ Rugby Pod – Season 1, Episode 37

It was the big European finals weekend in Bilbao and it did not disappoint! As ever,...

Aviva Premiership power now based in the South West

The Aviva Premiership has seen a number of shifts in power this season. Recent champions...
'In The Bin' Rugby Pod - Season 1, Episode 36

‘In The Bin’ Rugby Pod – Season 1, Episode 36

{Recorded on May 11} Paddy and Andy are back after a small break to your relief!...

Southern Hemisphere

Tana Umaga and Leon MacDonald unite to lead Blues in 2019

Tana Umaga and Leon MacDonald unite to lead Blues in 2019

Leon MacDonald has been added to the coaching team at the Auckland Blues. In a move that unites former All Blacks team mates, MacDonald will assist Tana Umaga [his former AB captain] who has had a one year extension added to his unsuccessful term

Sevens

2018 HSBC Langford Sevens: Black Ferns 7s 'annihilate' Australia in Cup Final

2018 HSBC Langford Sevens: Black Ferns 7s ‘annihilate’ Australia in Cup...

The 2018 HSBC Langford Sevens reached it's pinnacle, as the Black Ferns 7s annihilated the Australian women, to retain their Canadian crown and reduce the Aussie sides lead in the World Series. Portia Woodman won the MVP, for Player of the Final as the 'Sevens Sisters' blitzed the opposition