England's Moody admits error

2011-10-30 15:58

Former England captain Lewis Moody admits he should have banned his team-mates from going on nights out during the Rugby World Cup.

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Kirwan's selections queried

2011-10-29 10:21

All Blacks legend John Kirwan, due to quit as Japan coach, ha come under fire for his use of foreign-born players.

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McCaw chases Smit's record

2011-10-28 10:09

All Blacks captain Richie McCaw could surpass John Smit's Test record as a skipper in the coming years.

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Henry would consider RFU role

2011-10-27 12:20

Rugby World Cup-winning New Zealand coach Graham Henry has said he would be interested in a role with English rugby.

Tank Lanning

Lessons learnt from RWC 2011

2011-10-26 16:45

A few vital life lessons from Tank Lanning's recent trip to New Zealand for the Rugby World Cup quarter and semi-finals.

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Henson backs Henry for job

2011-10-28 12:36

Gavin Henson believes Graham Henry would do nicely for England if the RFU takes up the RWC-winning coach's offer of help.

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Fears for 2019 hosts Japan

2011-10-28 08:45

Japan's winless exit from the Rugby World Cup raises a worrying question: What will happen when they hold the event in 2019?

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McCabe sidelined for 6 months

2011-10-27 08:57

Pat McCabe has paid a heavy price for his RWC bravery will miss at least the first month of the Brumbies' Super Rugby campaign.


Fitting final to memorable RWC

2011-10-26 09:27

Alan Solomons picks his 2011 Rugby World Cup Team of the Tournament after a memorable finale to the event.

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Fiji fine nightclubbers

2011-10-28 12:36

The Fiji Rugby Union has fined six players for going out drinking at the Rugby World Cup, as the island nation flopped in NZ.

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Fiji sack RWC selectors

2011-10-28 07:28

The Fiji Rugby Union has sacked its national selectors in one of its first public responses to the failure of the Fijian team at the RWC.

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Rougerie accused of gouging

2011-10-26 07:50

France's Aurelien Rougerie has been accused of eye-gouging All Blacks captain Richie McCaw in the RWC final.

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Samoans blame alcohol for flop

2011-10-26 07:50

Samoa's captain has blamed their RWC failure on a lack of professionalism and a culture of alcohol abuse in the team.


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Lessons learnt from RWC 2011

2011-10-26 16:45

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