Six Nations Preview 2013: Rd 3

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England v France Twickenham,  Saturday 23rd Feb, 17:00 GMT England storm into this third fixture off the back of two impressive wins so far in the competition, whilst France limp to Twickenham bearing the scars of a brace of defeats. For Stuart Lancaster’s men, the Grand Slam is beginning to feel within reach, whilst the […]

Six Nations Preview 2013 : Rd 2

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And so we advance to the second round of the tournament, where the top teams begin to edge away in their bid to take the championship. Can Italy storm to another win, making it one of their most successful tournaments to date? Will there be a second defeat for France, silencing the host of pundits […]

Six Nations Review 2013: Rd 1

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We couldn’t really have asked for more from this Six Nations opening weekend. Obscene amounts of drama, some blissfully skillful tries and a result that defied all the pessimistic pundits’ predictions. Let’s just hope the rest of the tournament can live up to these tremendous opening matches.   Wales v Ireland: 22-30 Rugby writers the […]

Six Nations: Opening Weekend Preview

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Wales v Ireland Saturday 2nd Feb, Millennium Stadium, 1:30 GMT This year’s opening clash looks to be the closest of the weekend. Two former Grand Slam Champions, both yearning to rediscover their lost form and open the Six Nations with a spirit-lifting win. Autumn: The Autumn wasn’t an entire write off for Ireland – after […]

Six Nations: A look ahead

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So it begins. After an unbearable year-long wait, the sparkling highlight of Northern Hemisphere rugby is upon us once more. For those of you who’ve been hankering after more Six Nations action ever since March last year – the wait is over. And what a difference a year makes. The 2012 Grand Slam champions Wales […]

Australia in RWC pool of death

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Australia have been drawn alongside England and Wales in what is being called the ‘Pool of Death’ for the 2015 Rugby World Cup. The draw, conducted last night at London’s Tate Modern, means that one of the traditional rugby powers will be knocked out before the quarter-finals. Let’s not kid ourselves when it comes to […]

SuperBru Pools: JWC and Winter Internationals

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We have set up 2 SuperBru pools for the upcoming Junior World Championships and the Winter Internationals.  Come and join in the fun! Junior World Championship Pool details: Pool name: Pink Rugby – 2012 U20 JWCPool code: sacsrant Winter Internationals Pool details: Pool name: Pink Rugby – 2012 Winter ToursPool code: lyrapalp

Wales crowned 6 Nations Champions

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A quarter of a million fans hit the pubs and clubs in Cardiff after Wales claimed the Six Nations  Grand Slam and Championship title after beating France 16-9 in front of a capacity crowd at Millennium on Saturday. France certainly showed up to try and yet again spoil the party but Wales hung in there […]

6 Nations wrap-up: Rd 3

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Rugby fans were treated to some positively gladiatorial clashes this weekend as round three of the Six Nations got underway. First up saw Ireland take on Italy at the Aviva Stadium in their first game since they were unable to challenge France due to a perilously cold bout of weather and a dangerously hard pitch. […]

Time for a European re-jiggle???

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With the fast approaching RBS 6 Nations bearing down on us the usual suspect are preparing themselves for a close knit tournament. The teams classed as the big guns of Europe aim to pitt themselves against each other and endure some gladiatorial bouts to fight for the crown of the RBS 6 Nations. But why […]