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Georgia claim bragging rights

2011-09-28 10:45

Georgia have claimed bragging rights as eastern Europe's top team when they beat Romania in their RWC clash in Palmerston North.

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Romania are one of the stronger European teams outside of the Six Nations and will hope to record at least one win at the World Cup.
Rugby World Cup 2011

Minnows braced for 'final'

2011-09-27 15:41
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The first ever RWC clash between two teams from eastern Europe will see foes Georgia and Romania both out to grab their first win.

 
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All Blacks haunted by history

2011-09-23 18:30
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France are the bugbear of the All Blacks when it comes to the Rugby World Cup and that has the All Blacks on edge.

 
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England crush Romania

2011-09-24 09:56
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England have run in 10 tries as they thrashed Romania in Dunedin to move a step nearer the World Cup quarter-finals.

 
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Argentina maul Romania

2011-09-17 07:16
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Argentina have convincingly beaten Romania in their Rugby World Cup Pool B match at Invercargill in New Zealand.

 

Sorin Socol

Romanian Captain Sorin Socol is a fearless lock who will hope to lead his team to at least one victory at the the Rugby World Cup.
 
 
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Scotland stutter to victory

2011-09-10 06:30
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Scotland have escaped suffering an embarrassing shock on the opening weekend of the Rugby World Cup against Romania.

 
 
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Romania travel with hope

2011-08-20 19:39
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Romania have played in every RWC to date but unfortunately have yet to claw their way out of the group stages.

 
 
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IRB worry over RWC rip-offs

2011-07-19 08:00
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IRB chief Mike Miller has warned that price gouging during the RWC threatened to sully NZ's reputation with international tourists.

 
 
 

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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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