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Matt Porter

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Cantabrian Kiwi living on the glorious Central Coast of New South Wales. Am most happy when the Crusaders and All Blacks are sweeping all before them. I can resist anything but temptation.

Member Since:
 
May 2016
Based In:
 
Umina Beach
Favourite Sports:
Rugby,

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Crusaders put on wet-weather masterclass
 to shut out Highlanders


Crusaders put on wet-weather masterclass
 to shut out Highlanders

23 Jul 2017

It was plenty of mud and guts but all the glory belonged to the Crusaders, winning 17-0 against the Highlanders in a quagmire quarter-final in Christchurch last night.



Brumbies have small chance but huge opportunity tonight



Brumbies have small chance but huge opportunity tonight



21 Jul 2017

A Brumbies win over the red-hot Hurricanes in tonight’s first 2017 Super play-off in Canberra would be both a desperately-needed shot in the arm for Australian rugby and a stark reminder of the absurdity of the competition’s format.

Oh, what exquisite drama

Oh, what exquisite drama

2 Jul 2017

I sent a text to my Auckland-based Eden Park season-ticket-holding brother on the Saturday afternoon prior to that epic All Blacks vs Lions second Test saying.

All Blacks vs Lions: Contrasting styles, but now it’s time for substance to matter

All Blacks vs Lions: Contrasting styles, but now it's time for substance to matter

23 Jun 2017

I can’t remember being this excited since the time I discovered my local Sydney supermarket had a Kiwi lollies section.

Gatland makes a point but needs his team to make many more

Gatland makes a point but needs his team to make many more

9 Jun 2017

Poor old Warren Gatland. Just can’t take a trick can he?

Fly halves and a full back on fire in Fijian epic

Fly halves and a full back on fire in Fijian epic

20 May 2017

Goodness me, that heavyweight bout between the Crusaders and Chiefs was a game of almost absurd quality last night.