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Super Rugby 2018 Week One

Super Rugby Week One: The South African Franchises

you The South African franchises kicked off Super Rugby Week One with a Stormers win over the Jaguares and a Lions win against the...
Brisbane Global Rugby Tens--Wildcards and Jokers ready to Entertain Fans

Brisbane Global Rugby Tens–Wildcards and Jokers ready to Entertain Fans

Tomorrow is the opening day of the 2018 Brisbane Global Rugby Tens. The all-action two-day event will show off both Wildcards and Jokers, skill, speed and preseason enthusiasm. 
Ben Smith returns for Highlanders Pre-Season

Ben Smith returns for Highlanders Pre-Season

In positive news for fans of the Highlanders Super Rugby side, fullback and co-captain Ben Smith made his return from sabbatical, in a pre-season...
Chris Boyd takes swing at NZ Rugby, after being snared by Northampton

Chris Boyd takes swing at NZ Rugby after being snared by...

Sometimes, talented people have to play a waiting game. They assume that opportunity will come their way, and are patient. In New Zealand Rugby;...
Colin Cooper bringing past lessons to New Coaching Role at Chiefs

Colin Cooper bringing past lessons to New Coaching Role at Chiefs

Super Rugby is building into its final stages of preseason, and new Chiefs coach Colin Cooper is looking to build on the solid foundations...
Sir Graham Henry will look to mentor Auckland Rugby in 2018

Sir Graham Henry will look to mentor Auckland Rugby in 2018

In a surprising call, which has both admirers and rugby fans wondering 'why?' Sir Graham Henry has offered his assistance to the province he...
Two injuries from Japan Top League final have negative 'flow-on' affects

Two injuries from Japan Top League final have negative ‘flow-on’ affects

In a low scoring affair, the Japan Top League final was played out last weekend in front of 23,000 fans in Tokyo. The pinnacle...
Sean Fitzpatrick "I'm Just a Big Fan of All Rugby"

Sean Fitzpatrick “I’m Just a Big Fan of All Rugby”

Known for his focus on the field, and for his charisma and respect off of it, Last Word on Rugby was unsure if the...
Crusaders Fancied to Retain Their Crown but have Challengers in 2018

Crusaders Fancied to Retain Their Crown but have Challengers in 2018

Rebounding from years of disappointment, the Super Rugby title sits well in Christchurch. And most will see the Crusaders fancied to retain their crown but,...