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Rugby World Cup: England v France, All Blacks v Italy cancelled due to typh...

10 October, 2019 9:57 am 9:57 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Rugby World Cup organisers have cancelled Saturday’s game between England and France as well as New Zealand’s match against Italy due to the risk from Typhoon Hagibis, while Sunday’s key game between hosts Japan and Scotland remains in doubt. The sport’s governing body World Rugby and tournament officials said at a news … Read More


Williams ruled out of All Blacks return with illness

09 September, 2018 11:54 am 11:54 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – All Blacks midfield back Sonny Bill Williams has been ruled out of their Rugby Championship clash with South Africa just hours after being named on the bench for the game in Wellington. Williams has had an injury-plagued season with wrist, knee and shoulder problems, but was cleared to play against the Springboks … Read More


Coles named in All Blacks training camp squad

08 August, 2018 8:35 am 8:35 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Hooker Dane Coles has been included in the squad for an All Blacks training camp this week in Christchurch as they continue their preparations for the Rugby Championship. Coles has not played at all this year since rupturing knee ligaments in a test match against France last November. He needed two operations … Read More