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S15 half-time break extended

2013-01-10 10:02

Cape Town - SANZAR on Thursday announced that half-time breaks for the 2013 Vodacom Super Rugby season will be extended to 12 minutes.

The 18th year of Super Rugby kicks off on Friday, February 15 with the Rebels hosting the Force in Melbourne. 

Only the Australian Conference will be in action in Round 1 (due to the British and Irish Lions Tour), with the New Zealand and South African teams commencing their season in Round 2.

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Comments
  • tim.v.wyk - 2013-01-10 11:19

    Great...more adverts...

  • pieter.thefuture - 2013-01-10 11:56

    and the reason for the extra 2 min break is ?? Apart from more advertisements on supersport of course.

  • sue.viljoen.7 - 2013-01-10 12:05

    Great! More time to get the snacks and drinks!

  • henryhoratio.kitchener - 2013-01-10 12:16

    If you chaps honestly believe this is for resting the players a bit longer and not for making more money out of advertisements, you are gravely mistaken. Cheerio

  • mark.guy.3958 - 2013-01-10 13:39

    Heard that Puke and Cheeky were behind this to give the EP Queens more time to recover from their first half thrashings.

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