England rugby head coach Eddie Jones says facing the USA will be like facing “15 Donald Trumps” who will come out “all guns blazing.” The two nations face off at the Rugby World Cup on Thursday. England is widely expected to win the encounter at Japan’s Kobe Misaki Stadium., but […]
Tom Brady will be supporting South Africa, not the USA, at the Rugby World Cup in Japan. The NFL icon shared a message of support for the Springboks ahead of the tournament via Twitter early Friday morning. “Springboks, good luck to you in Japan,” said Brady in the video posted […]
The Rugby World Cup kicked off on Friday in Japan, where the world’s 20 finest rugby nations are going head-to-head to battle it out for The Webb Ellis Cup. New Zealand is the current champion, however the country will face stiff competition from Australia, South Africa, and England, amongst others. […]
The Fuwaku Rugby Club, which stages full-contact rugby matches for players over 40 years old, was the first club of its kind in Japan. Players as old as 90 still play competitively for the Tokyo side. “Since I joined Fuwaku Club, I have broken ribs many times and broke my […]
Rugby fans travelling to the World Cup in Japan later this year are being warned about the dangers of a potentially deadly viral brain infection known as Japanese encephalitis. Charity organisation, The Encephalitis Society, prompted fans to get vaccinated if they plan on expanding their trip to the countryside, when […]
In one of the strangest banking appointments in...
VIDEO: New Zealand airport workers performed a haka for the winning rugby team.
Wetherspoon, the pub chain with over 1000...
New Zealand won the Rugby World Cup on...
Some social media banter over the weekend between Qantas and Air New Zealand over the Rugby World Cup final eventually settled on a sensible bet. The losing team would wear the jerseys of the winning team in the air on Monday. And so it came to be, after the All […]
So. 1. With a bit of help from the ref and Australian-schooled Sonny Bill Williams, the All Blacks just snuck past our kickabout part-timers to win the Rugby World Cup three tries to two. While it was still a long way from squaring up their World Cup cricket humiliation earlier […]
Nehe Milner-Skudder topped the line breaks and metres made and managed six tries as the All Blacks dominated the World Cup statistics. The All Blacks have dominated the Rugby World Cup statistics, topping nine key departments including metres made and lineout steals. Australia made a showing in a few categories, […]
The New Zealand All Blacks defeated Australia...
The Webb Ellis Cup is still New Zealand’s cup. The All Blacks’ 34-17 victory over the Wallabies in the World Cup final at Twickenham on Sunday morning was the perfect farewell for departing legend Richie McCaw, who is expected to announce his retirement over the summer, as well as Dan […]
Exactly as the Wallabies want.
Good morning. Go the Wallabies. 1. But first, the markets, where the S&P 500 has clawed back all its losses for 2015, and, boosted by huge earnings reports from Big Tech and more Euro QE hints last week, is eyeing a stock market rally running right up to Christmas. Locally, […]
The most prolific try-scorer in history against the All Blacks has hit form at an opportune time. Australia wing Adam Ashley-Cooper helped booked his side a spot in Sunday’s (NZ time) Rugby World Cup final against New Zealand, scoring a hat-trick of tries in their 29-15 semifinal win over Argentina […]