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For all of South Africa’s physical prowess on the sports fields, there’s always been a feeling that the country suffers from a touch of naivety […] The post Rassie Erasmus can change the psyche of South African sport for good appeared first on The Rugby Paper. [...]

Wales 11-33 Argentina: Pumas forward power gives Wales desperate day at office

Roger Panting's match report from Cardiff as Wales showed end-of-term distractions to allow Argentina to cruise to victory The post Wales 11-33 Argentina: Pumas forward power gives Wales desperate day at office appeared first on The Rugby Paper. [...]

Australia 33-30 France: Wallabies ride out early red to clinch series

Dave Rennie's Wallabies wrapped up a 2-1 series victory despite Marika Koroibete's early red card in Brisbane The post Australia 33-30 France: Wallabies ride out early red to clinch series appeared first on The Rugby Paper. [...]

New Zealand 60-13 Fiji: Reece hat-trick as All Blacks run riot

SEVU REECE scored a hattrick as the All Blacks thrashed Fiji at FMG Stadium before turning their attention to next month’s Bledisloe Cup. The Crusaders […] The post New Zealand 60-13 Fiji: Reece hat-trick as All Blacks run riot appeared first on The Rugby Paper. [...]

A number of the major nations are giving the opportunity to some up-and-coming, exciting players to get some experience in senior rugby. These players, at […] The post Three Players Who Could Be Huge Stars In The Future appeared first on The Rugby Paper. [...]

England 70-14 Canada: Radwan sets the pace for Eddie’s youth revolution

England finish the season on a high at Twickenham with speedy Adam Radwan celebrating a hat-trick with Falcons teammate Jamie Blamire The post England 70-14 Canada: Radwan sets the pace for Eddie’s youth revolution appeared first on The Rugby Paper. [...]

Ireland 71-10 USA: Kelleher hits four in American thrashing

HOOKER Ronan Kelleher crossed four times as Ireland wrapped up their season in style against the USA. Kelleher, 23, said: “We had eight new caps […] The post Ireland 71-10 USA: Kelleher hits four in American thrashing appeared first on The Rugby Paper. [...]

Wales 20-20 Argentina: Super subs lead Wales back from brink to salvage a draw

Should Wales feel disappointment over failing to beat 14-man Argentina? The post Wales 20-20 Argentina: Super subs lead Wales back from brink to salvage a draw appeared first on The Rugby Paper. [...]

New Zealand 57-23 Fiji: Four-try Coles is too much to handle for battling Fiji

Four tries from replacement hooker Dane Coles push the All Blacks ahead of fighting Fiji The post New Zealand 57-23 Fiji: Four-try Coles is too much to handle for battling Fiji appeared first on The Rugby Paper. [...]

Australia 23-21 France: France pay for lineout calamity

A painful finish for France in Brisbane as they let slip an early 15-0 lead to throw away victory at the death The post Australia 23-21 France: France pay for lineout calamity appeared first on The Rugby Paper. [...]

England 43-29 USA: Underhill leads way for Eddie’s all-sorts

ENGLAND awarded so many new caps, Twickenham seemed like a millinery, but it was hats off to an older hand given his chance on the […] The post England 43-29 USA: Underhill leads way for Eddie’s all-sorts appeared first on The Rugby Paper. [...]

Wales 68-12 Canada: Halfpenny injury takes the gloss off Wales’ ten-try romp

    DESPITE a ten-try thrashing of Canada, an injury to Leigh Halfpenny marred the afternoon for Wales. On his 100th Test appearance and with […] The post Wales 68-12 Canada: Halfpenny injury takes the gloss off Wales’ ten-try romp appeared first on The Rugby Paper. [...]

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