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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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Fiji bring formidable strength, pace and aggression into the mix against any opponent and are one of the strongest Polynesian teams.
Rugby World Cup 2011

Nervy NZ: Boks won't smirk

2011-09-09 15:16
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The Springboks have been served another useful reminder of the robust, committed approach of the Pacific Island teams.

 
Rugby World Cup 2011

Fiji omit RWC veteran stars

2011-08-20 10:25
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Llanelli Scarlets prop Deacon Manu has been named as captain of Fiji for next month's Rugby World Cup in New Zealand.

 
Rugby World Cup 2011

Nakarawa to face Namibia

2011-09-08 08:14
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Fiji named ex-soldier Leone Nakarawa in their Rugby World Cup team to face Namibia after he was at the centre of a visa row.

 
Rugby World Cup 2011

Pacific teams are 'dangerous'

2011-08-04 12:22
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Former Wales centre Tom Shanklin believes Samoa and Fiji could prevent his countrymen from reaching the RWC quarter-finals.

 

 
 
Rugby World Cup 2011

Fiji without sponsor for RWC

2011-07-29 15:56
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Fiji rugby officials say their national team has no major sponsor 42 days from the start of the World Cup.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Featured Team

New Zealand

The All Blacks are a mighty force and this Rugby World Cup may well be the one where they shake the ghosts of past tournaments.

 

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Richie McCaw

All Black skipper and prodigious tackler, ball carrier and turnover specialist, Richie McCaw will look to lay the ghosts of previous World Cups to rest.

 

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Eden Park

Eden Park's history boasts some of the greatest sporting moments, including the inaugural Rugby World Cup in 1987 and 1992 Cricket World Cup.

 
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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. Read More

 
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Taking into account where it will be held, the likely player retirements and new coaches in charge, which team looks best-placed to mount a challenge to the All Blacks at the 2015 Rugby World Cup in England?

 
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