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Surplus for provincial rugby

Surplus for provincial rugby

If balancing the books is the name of the game, provincial rugby is continuing to land the goals. Judging the state of…

ubilant Wallabies mob their captain John Eales after he kicked the last minute penalty to beat the All Blacks in 2000. Photo / Mark Mitchell

'The All Blacks are beatable'

John Eales, an Australian rugby board member, also said that a win in the Bledisloe Cup battle would be a massive boost…

Springbok rugby players are blindfolded before being taken into the bush during the exercise at Kamp Staaldraad.

Springboks' extreme training

Training at altitude and cryotherapy sessions are versions of how staff bring Rugby World Cup squads to peak fitness. The…

A Feilding rugby player has been hit with a 10-year ban for spitting at a referee.

10-year ban for spitting at ref

A Feilding rugby player has copped a decade-long ban from the game for unleashing a "torrent of obscenities" before spitting…