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Rugby: Why Sonny Bill would be crazy to return to league – Otago Daily Times

May 30 2013 Published by under Rugby


Otago Daily Times
Rugby: Why Sonny Bill would be crazy to return to league
Otago Daily Times
[image]Michael Brown of APNZ outlines five reasons why Sonny Bill Williams would be crazy to return to rugby league.
What does loyalty really mean in rugby these days?The Roar

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Originally posted. July 4, 2012

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Rugby: Why Sonny Bill would be crazy to return to league – Otago Daily Times

May 30 2013 Published by under Rugby


Otago Daily Times
Rugby: Why Sonny Bill would be crazy to return to league
Otago Daily Times
[image]Michael Brown of APNZ outlines five reasons why Sonny Bill Williams would be crazy to return to rugby league.
What does loyalty really mean in rugby these days?The Roar

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Originally posted. July 4, 2012

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Rugby star's kit helps homeland

Oct 27 2012 Published by under Rugby

A charity started by a Papua New Guinea rugby league international in South Yorkshire sends rugby shirts and playing kit to his homeland.

Originally posted. July 14, 2012

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Rugby star's kit helps homeland

Oct 27 2012 Published by under Rugby

A charity started by a Papua New Guinea rugby league international in South Yorkshire sends rugby shirts and playing kit to his homeland.

Originally posted. July 14, 2012

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Touch rugby gaining ground in Portland

Jul 28 2012 Published by under Rugby

Portland, which already has a robust rugby culture, has been part of the charge. The city's co-ed team, the Hunters, recently captured a national championship in Pleasanton, Calif., and players helped organize the city's first spring league this year.

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Rugby needs to get serious about concussions: Study

Jul 27 2012 Published by under Rugby

Rugby is brushing off concussions with a "she'll be right" attitude, say researchers who conducted a study of all Rugby World Cup matches. The Massey University researchers surveyed the tournament's 48 games and found that seven…

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Super Rugby hots up for semi-finals

Jul 26 2012 Published by under Rugby

(Reuters) – Super Rugby fans can expect test match intensity in this weekend's semi-finals with arguably the four best sides over the course of the season preparing to hammer into each other. The seven-times champion Canterbury Crusaders head north to Hamilton to meet the New Zealand conference winners the Waikato Chiefs. The showdown comes just three weeks after the two sides engaged in a match …

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Rugby concussions not taken seriously enough

Jul 26 2012 Published by under Rugby

Rugby players and the sports media continue to underestimate the seriousness of concussion a School of Psychology study has concluded. The study, conducted during last year's Rugby World Cup, found that nearly half of all rugby players at the tournament deemed to have suffered concussion – a disturbance of the brain after a blow, or violent shaking of the head – returned to the field of play, or …

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Rugby players stop game to start fighting fire at Denver condo complex

Jul 26 2012 Published by under Rugby

Men playing rugby in Frances Weisbart Jacobs Park left their game Wednesday evening to help evacuate people from a burning building in the Spyglass Hill condo complex.

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Rugby: Owen Franks the odd man out for vital clash – New Zealand Herald

Jul 25 2012 Published by under Rugby


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Rugby: Owen Franks the odd man out for vital clash
New Zealand Herald
Owen Franks is the unlucky Crusaders' prop this time around – he will start the semifinal against the Chiefs from the discomfort of the reserves bench – but scrum coach Dave Hewett says Franks was part of the decision process. Hewett today revealed
Old Rugby Foes Fight for Super Final SpotThe Epoch Times
Bulls cast rated – and it ain't prettySuperSport
Rugby: Crusaders preparing for opening onslaughtOtago Daily Times
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