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Season Preview: The Sharks

Super Squads Analysis Sharks Last year I began my preview of the Sharks as follows: “Sharks...

Super Rugby Referee Panel 2019

Super Rugby Referee Panel 2019 Sanzaar have announced the Referee Panel for 2019’s Super Rugby competition. Two of the 2018 squad have been left off the panel, with Japanese referee Shuhei...

Season Preview: The Reds

Super Squads Analysis. Reds   The once mighty Reds stumbled and stuttered along for yet another season in 2018. Their...

Larkham sacked as Wallabies assistant coach

Stephen Larkham sacked as Wallabies assistant coach It had to happen. The fallout after the Wallabies dismal 2017 and even worse 2018 did not end...

Season Preview : The Rebels

Super Squad Analysis Rebels Back in 2011 the Rebels joined the Super Rugby galaxy, and managed to win just 3 of 16 games in their first year....

Season Preview : The Lions

Super Squads Analysis Lions   The Lions, beaten finalists for three years on the trot, will be wondering what more they...

Season Preview: The Jaguares

Super Squads Analysis Jaguares The Jaguares, a team that flattered to deceive in their first two years of Super Rugby, finally produced results closer to...

Season Preview : The Hurricanes

Super Squads Analysis The Hurricanes When they are on song there is no team as exciting to watch as the...

Season Preview: The Highlanders

Super Squads Analysis  The Highlanders   The Highlanders, everybody’s favourite underdog team. Based down near the bottom of New Zealand,...

Peter Grant Retires

Peter Grant Retires   Just days after Springbok flyhalf Pat Lambie was forced out of the game after having suffered too many concussive injuries in his short career, another Springbok...

An Idea From London Irish!

Powerday Exiles on the Rise It seems as though London Irish are putting their relegation last season behind them and focusing on dominating the Championship. Winning...

Season Preview : Crusaders

Super Squads Analysis  Crusaders   The 2017/2018 Champions will be right back in the thick of things in 2019. Minimal changes...

Season Preview : The Chiefs

Chiefs   2018 was a difficult year for the Chiefs in some respects – they had lost the services of long-time coach Dave Rennie,...

Season Preview : The Bulls

Super Squads Analysis   In last year’s preview I wrote of the Bulls: “The Bulls are one of those typically South African teams. They promise...

Season Preview : The Brumbies

Super Squads Analysis Brumbies The Brumbies may argue that 2018 was an improvement over 2017, after all they won 7...

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