Blues get reinforcements

March 20, 2014 0
The Blues have been bolstered by the return of World Cup winning All Blacks Jerome Kaino and Ma’a Nonu for Saturday’s match against the Cheetahs at Eden Park, with the destructive duo poised to resume their Blues careers from the reserves bench. Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan said it was fantastic to have the…

McMeniman returns for Force

March 20, 2014 0
Wallaby forward Hugh McMeniman will return to the Western Force line-up for their blockbuster against reigning Asteron Life Super Rugby champions, the Chiefs, at the ‘Force Field’ (nib Stadium) on Saturday (22 March). McMeniman, who travelled to New Zealand last week but was not named in the 31-29 win over the Highlanders, will make his…

Lions team for Reds clash

March 20, 2014 1
Lions head coach Johan Ackermann has named his 23-man team to front the Queensland Reds at Ellis Park on Saturday evening. Ackermann has opted for consistency, making just one change to his starting XV for the encounter. In the forwards, Willie Wepener will start in place of the injured Robbie Coetzee. Meanwhile, on the bench,…