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Southern hemisphere Rugby Cities with both League and Union representation

Southern hemisphere Rugby Cities with both League and Union teams

In the southern hemisphere, Australia and New Zealand have five cities that play host to both professional rugby league and union teams. The game has...
Strategic Breakdown Law variations used by Super Rugby Aotearoa

Strategic Breakdown Law variations used by Super Rugby Aotearoa

While strategic to new breakdown law variations, the recent changes to the ruck have been received positively. Super Rugby Aotearoa wants to test these...
Covid-19 health/family focus now switches back to rugby training mode

Covid-19 health/family focus now switches back to rugby training mode

From the intense Covid-19 personal health and family focus of the last few months, it now switches back to one of a 'rugby training...
Strange in Blue; Dan Carter super-utility rugby signing

Strange in Blue; Dan Carter super-utility rugby signing

Usually wearing a red jersey, Dan Carter will now be in Blue. He has now signed as a utility back for the Blues...
Red Card - see your replacement in 20 minutes

Red Card – I’ll see your replacement in 20 minutes!

Not always, but for the most, a red card in a rugby match is tantamount to a 'give way' sign. The defensive effort is...
Is a rugby game exciting without a Crowd

Is a rugby game exciting without a Crowd

The rush to get sport up and running again brings up a unique consideration. With nobody cheering them on, is a rugby game exciting...

Bill Beaumont: Opportunities and Challenges for Rugby Union

Sir Bill Beaumont has recently been re-elected as chairman of the International Rugby Board. He has been in this position since 2016. Beaumont is...
Super Rugby franchises set to fire-up in June

Super Rugby franchises set to fire-up in June

As all five New Zealand Super Rugby franchises were delighted to hear that professional rugby could restart in 2020, players and fans we equally...