Tag Archives: Rugby union

03Oct/15

Rowntree says England blessed not stressed

LONDON, UK (OCTOBER 2, 2015)(REUTERS) – Graham Rowntree had a long, but painful association with the Rugby World Cup as a player and on Friday (October 2) reminded the current England side to embrace the occasion when they face Australia in Saturday’s monumental Twickenham clash.
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27Sep/15

Gatland and Warburton hail “amazing win” for Wales over England

Wales head coach Warren Gatland says he couldn’t ask any more of his players as they overcome even more injury problems to beat England 28-25 at Twickenham in their Rugby World Cup Pool A game. England head coach Stuart Lancaster rues his team’s ill-discipline and emphasises the importance of their next match against Australia.

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22Sep/15

Japan victory points to rugby’s growing fanbase

Rugby World Cup organisers hope for a lucrative tournament after Japanese fans empty shelves of merchandise at a London rugby store following their team’s stunning victory over South Africa in the Rugby World Cup

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22Sep/15

Now Japan set sights on Scotland victory in Rugby World Cup

Japan players train ready for match against Scotland on Wednesday (September 23). Coach Eddie Jones says his team want to prove their win against South Africa was no fluke.

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19Sep/15

Japan beat South Africa

BRIGHTON, ENGLAND, UK – (RUGBY WORLD CUP LIMITED-IMG) – Japan pulled off perhaps the biggest upset in Rugby World Cup history on Saturday, defeating two-time World Cup champions South Africa 34-32 in a ferocious encounter at Brighton Community Stadium.
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19Sep/15

England beat Fiji 35-11 in world cup opener

LONDON, UK (SEPTEMBER 18 2015) (RUGBY WORLD CUP LIMITED) – Hosts England endured an uncomfortable night before overcoming dogged Fiji 35-11 in their Rugby World Cup Pool A opener at Twickenham on Friday (September 18).
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18Sep/15

Fiji ready for Rugby World Cup opener against hosts England

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM (SEPTEMBER 17, 2015) (REUTERS) – Fiji coach John McKee believes his side have the experience and the ability to upset the odds and qualify from the Rugby World Cup’s ‘Group of Death’.
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09Sep/15

2015 Rugby Union World Cup – Ireland profile

Profile of Ireland ahead of the 2015 Rugby Union World Cup being hosted by England and Wales.

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09Sep/15

2015 Rugby Union World Cup – Wales profile

Profile of Wales ahead of the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

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08Sep/15

2015 Rugby Union World Cup – New Zealand profile

Profile of defending champions New Zealand ahead of the 2015 Rugby World Cup, hosted by England and Wales.

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