Before we kick this thing off let me remind you, I’m a kiwi and I love the haka. I have been brought up with it my entire life and am in awe of the mystique and tradition behind the famous Maori War dance. 707 more words
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By Kyle Willoughby
I was recently asked an interesting question, that I myself have posed to many players within the rugby fraternity: ‘what is is about USA Rugby that attracts me?’ It’s certainly an intriguing question, especially as, being a New Zealander living in New Zealand, I’m spoiled for choice when it comes to the great game. 1,399 more words
NRL clubs who have never won a premiership
This is part 4 of a 4 part series breaking down the four clubs which have never won a National Rugby League premiership in descending order of futility. 3,498 more words
One injured Wallabies rake has been replaced with another as the Wallabies struggle to cope with their growing hooker crisis.
Australian coach Ewen McKenzie will be forced to select between his fourth-string and sixth-string hookers to start against South Africa next week after losing Nathan Charles for the season. 325 more words
According to an initial report, the neck injury sustained on Saturday by Australian rugby player Pat McCabe on Saturday is forcing him to retire.
McCabe, most often a centre but playing wing this past weekend for the Wallabies against the All Blacks, has fractured his next twice before; this is suspected to be another fracture. 224 more words