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A midfield war under a glass ceiling: Sonny Bill Williams versus Kurtley Beale in Dunedin

A midfield war under a glass ceiling: Sonny Bill Williams versus Kurtley Beale in Dunedin

30 Aug 2017

It had been a dark, damp week. In the build-up to England’s contest against New Zealand back in December 2012, there had been a lot of self-questioning and doubt.

The Wallabies’ defensive woes show the need for connectivity and communication

The Wallabies' defensive woes show the need for connectivity and communication

23 Aug 2017

Sydney on a Saturday night – 54 points and eight tries conceded.

Chaos reigns off the field, but also in the Wallabies’ back three

Chaos reigns off the field, but also in the Wallabies' back three

16 Aug 2017

The force appears to have deserted Australian rugby.

Dispelling the myths about Michael Hooper and leadership

Dispelling the myths about Michael Hooper and leadership

9 Aug 2017

Who really knows what makes a good leader? How easy are they to identify?

The Lions are breaking the South African mould, but the ‘lucky’ 13 position looms as a problem

The Lions are breaking the South African mould, but the 'lucky' 13 position looms as a problem

2 Aug 2017

Most winners, both in sport and outside it, reach the point where they have to break the mould or even the rules in order to attain their objective. Johan Ackermann’s Lions are no different.

Was the Brumbies vs Hurricanes final a sneak peek of the Bledisloe Cup opener?

Was the Brumbies vs Hurricanes final a sneak peek of the Bledisloe Cup opener?

26 Jul 2017

19 August. The date will be etched in Michael Cheika’s memory already, because it is the day Australia play New Zealand in the first round of the Rugby Championship in Sydney.