Posts Tagged ‘ Western Force ’

Arthur ready to pack down with Force

August 28, 2013
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Arthur ready to pack down with Force

The former coach of the Australian cricket team, Mickey Arthur, is in talks to join Perth-based Super Rugby franchise the Western Force. Date August 28, 2013 Georgina Robinson Rugby Reporter Talks: Mickey Arthur. Photo: Getty Images Arthur is understood to have spent the past couple of months in discussions with Force chief executive Mark Sinderberry...
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Force squad for SA Tour

February 16, 2013
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The Emirates Western Force have added four Wallabies to its 26-man squad for their two-match Super Rugby South African leg.
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Force sign AB scrummy

August 28, 2012
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Force sign AB scrummy

The Emirates Western Force has signed All Blacks scrumhalf Alby Mathewson for the 2013 FxPro Super Rugby season.
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Foley joins Force

August 1, 2012
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RugbyWA has appointed former NSW Waratahs mentor Michael Foley to head the Emirates Western Force coaching staff for the 2013 FxPro Super Rugby season.
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Force signs Sias

May 29, 2012
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Force signs Sias

The Emirates Western Force recruitment drive for the 2013 season is in full swing with the signing of Cheetahs flyhalf Sias Ebersohn to the squad on a two year deal as the club’s foreign developing player.
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Force boot their coach

April 20, 2012
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Force boot their coach

The Western Force has terminated the services of their coach with immediate effect.
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Force names strong team for Brumbies

February 22, 2012
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Force names strong team for Brumbies

The Emirates Western Force will unleash eight internationals in their run-on side as well as nine potential club debutants across the match day 22 when they head to Canberra for a Friday night clash against the Brumbies in the opening round of the 2012 FxPro Super Rugby season.
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White includes 6 debutants for Force

February 22, 2012
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White includes 6 debutants for Force

The University of Canberra Brumbies have named their team to take on the Western Force in the Week 1 clash at Canberra Stadium this Friday night.
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Brumbies 19, Force 27

April 17, 2011
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There is a Sunday game this week taking place in Australia where the Brumbies will host the Force.
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Rebels deny O’Connor move

April 15, 2011
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Rebels deny O’Connor move

Contrary to media reports, James O’Connor will not be joining the RaboDirect Rebels in 2012.
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Coetzee deserves the last laugh

March 29, 2011
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Coetzee deserves the last laugh

It was with much anticipation that I took the the long walk to the media briefing underneath the main pavilion after the match.
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Posted in Columnists, Super 15 | 18 Comments »

FLASH: Lions sign Mitchell on 3-year contract

September 2, 2010
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It has been confirmed that the Lions rugby union have secured the services of John Mitchell for 3 years as both Currie Cup and Super rugby head coach.
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Force sets sights on Ebersohn

June 24, 2010
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The Western Force are continuing their search in South Africa for a fly-half to replace André Pretorius.
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Force 24, Crusaders 16

April 23, 2010
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The Western Force might have been in existence for only five years, but their history with the Crusaders has been full of drama. They’ve twice battled to 23-23 draws with the seven-time Super Rugby champion Canterbury team, but slipped to a crushing 53-0 defeat in between.
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Blues 38, Force 17

April 17, 2010
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The Force are out of the running for a semifinal spot but their team performance has improved markedly in recent weeks and with some of their top players having returned from injury, they could ruin the Blues goal of a playoff place – since the Blues need to win every game they have left,...
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Force 16, Stormers 15

April 2, 2010
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The Force have won only 11 home matches out of 30 since their formation as a Super 14 franchise, and have yet to win at their new home venue, the Members’ Equity Stadium.
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Round 6 round-up

March 22, 2010
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Six weeks into the 2010 Super 14 and it seems that the competition is no easier to predict.
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Reds 50, Force 10

March 14, 2010
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Derby matches have a strange way of playing havoc with predictions and pre-match analysis.
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Hurricanes 47, Force 22

February 20, 2010
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It has been a nightmare start for John Mitchell and his Western Force team.
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Force 15, Brumbies 24

February 12, 2010
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Will he play or won’t he?
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Super 14 2010 – preview from Australia

February 9, 2010
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The 15th season of Super Rugby kicks off this weekend and six local derbies should provide the tournament with the perfect start. Teams released thusfar
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Pretorius ruled out of Super 14

February 5, 2010
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No this is not an old article…
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Posted in Rugby Personalities, Super 14 | 19 Comments »

Force whitewash Sharks

January 27, 2010
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The Western Force bounced back from their drubbing at the weekend to hand the Sharks a 26-0 thrashing in the second match of the tri-series at Newlands on Tuesday.
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Stormers v. Force, match review

January 26, 2010
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Is it the same old pattern repeating itself?
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Sharks team announcement

January 26, 2010
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The Sharks have announced their team for their opening match in the Tri-Series warm-up games at Newlands against the Force.
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Sharks defy SA Rugby regulations

January 22, 2010
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The Sharks have defied SA Rugby by including Willem Alberts in their squad for the upcoming Tri-Series against the Stormers and Force.
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Posted in Rugby Administration, Super 14 | 11 Comments »

Petoors raring to go

January 18, 2010
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Fully fit at the start of a season for the first time in years and with nothing to prove, World Cup-winning Springbok flyhalf André Pretorius is looking forward to his stint at the Western Force.
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