Category Archives: Rugby


Rowntree says England blessed not stressed

LONDON, UK (OCTOBER 2, 2015)(REUTERS) – Graham Rowntree had a long, but painful association with the Rugby World Cup as a player and on Friday (October 2) reminded the current England side to embrace the occasion when they face Australia in Saturday’s monumental Twickenham clash.
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Gatland and Warburton hail “amazing win” for Wales over England

Wales head coach Warren Gatland says he couldn’t ask any more of his players as they overcome even more injury problems to beat England 28-25 at Twickenham in their Rugby World Cup Pool A game. England head coach Stuart Lancaster rues his team’s ill-discipline and emphasises the importance of their next match against Australia.

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Now Japan set sights on Scotland victory in Rugby World Cup

Japan players train ready for match against Scotland on Wednesday (September 23). Coach Eddie Jones says his team want to prove their win against South Africa was no fluke.

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Japan beat South Africa

BRIGHTON, ENGLAND, UK – (RUGBY WORLD CUP LIMITED-IMG) – Japan pulled off perhaps the biggest upset in Rugby World Cup history on Saturday, defeating two-time World Cup champions South Africa 34-32 in a ferocious encounter at Brighton Community Stadium.
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