Archive for March 21st, 2014

Top 14: Toulon 16, Clermont 22

March 21, 2014
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Top 14: Toulon 16, Clermont 22

This weekend’s Top 14 action kicks off on Friday with a battle for the championship lead as Toulon face the ever-perilous trip to Clermont. This fixture has become somewhat of a grudge match in recent times since Toulon came within inches of breaking Clermont’s long unbeaten record in 2012 – sparking owner Mourad Boudjellal’s...
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Cheetahs not on same ‘wavelength’

March 21, 2014
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Cheetahs not on same ‘wavelength’

The Cheetahs have gone from heroes to zeroes in less than 12 months and everybody is looking for answers. The men from Bloemfontein, after reaching the play-offs for the first time in 2013, are currently propping up the table – with just one win (15-9 against the Bulls in monsoon-like conditions) from five starts....
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Jake’s got Bulls number

March 21, 2014
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Jake’s got Bulls number

Cell C Sharks director of rugby Jake White is upbeat, excited and confident ahead of his team’s Vodacom Super Rugby derby against the Bulls at Loftus on Saturday and the chance to forge further ahead. According to Sharks website editor Michael Marnewick, while the Cell C Sharks might have scored a bonus point win...
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Vodacom SR: Waratahs 32, Rebels 8

March 21, 2014
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Vodacom SR: Waratahs 32, Rebels 8

These all-Aussie derbies can be bore-fests at times, but this season the Waratahs and Rebels have been anything but boring. Both have produced some spirited performances – albeit the Rebels doing so more in their first match, against the Cheetahs, than the last couple of weeks. The Waratahs dropped their first match when they...
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Vodacom SR: Higlanders 35, Hurricanes 31

March 21, 2014
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Vodacom SR: Higlanders 35, Hurricanes 31

These two sides have shown promise, only glimpses, but still did enough to suggest they could be major threats. However, neither has been consistent enough to stay with the pace set at the top of the standings. The Hurricanes play their first match of the season against New Zealand opposition, still fresh from their...
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