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Top 14 Play-Off Recap: Toulouse and Stade Francais Book Semi-Final Places

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PARIS, FRANCE – Nineteen-time French champions Toulouse came from behind to beat Oyonnax 20-19 and book their place in next weekend’s Top 14 semi finals in Bordeaux. The cheers ringing round at the end of what has turned out to be coach Guy Noves final match at Stade Ernest Wallon were edged with relief. Oyonnax, […]

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6 Nations Picks: How Our Experts Fared

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The RWU Expert Panel is comprised of Rugby Rain Man Junoir Blaber, England’s Jamie Loyd, American Brit Nick Hall, infamous Ireland National, Declan Yeats, Englishman-in-Castres, James Harrington and contrived Kiwi Co-Host, Johnathan Wicklow Barberie. NEW YORK, NY – The penultimate round of the 2015 6 Nations was the round that changed the whole title race. […]

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6 Nations Round 3: How Did Our Experts Fare

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The RWU Expert Panel is comprised of Rugby Rain Man Junoir Blaber, England’s Jamie Loyd, East Midlands man Nick Hall, infamous Ireland National, Declan Yeats, Englishman-in-Castres, James Harrington and contrived Kiwi Co-Host, Johnathan Wicklow Barberie. NEW YORK, NY – The third round of the 6 Nations was the chaos round. Usually when a 6 Nations round […]

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Six Nations Recap: PSA Rips Into French ‘Starlets’ After Wales Capitulation

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International rugby is about combat, humility. But, above all, it’s a collective sport. We don’t need starlets. In rugby, the team is the star and we need champions. Yesterday, I didn’t see any champions – or not many – France coach Philippe Saint-Andre CASTRES, FRANCE – France coach Philippe Saint-Andre left nothing to the rugby […]

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Top 14 Recap: Bordeaux’s Chalmers Has Last Laugh In Toulon’s Comedy Of Rugby Errors

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CASTRES, FRANCE – A try on the stroke of halftime gave Bordeaux the kick in the derrière they needed to make a game of their Top 14 encounter against reigning champions Toulon. In the end, they did more than make a game of it. Bordeaux were 20-9 down at the time, after Toulon had roared […]

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6 Nations and How Our Expert Panel Fared

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The RWU Expert Panel is comprised of Rugby Rain Man Junoir Blaber, England’s Jamie Loyd, East Midlands man Nick Hall, infamous Ireland National, Declan Yeats, Englishman-in-Castres, James Harrington and contrived Kiwi Co-Host, Johnathan Wicklow Barberie. NEW YORK, NY – The second round of action in the 6 Nations has our Expert Panel  feeling good, some more than others. With the #6N only totaling only 5 […]

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