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stanleyg

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I read the electronic news of the game this morning.
It read that England beat the Allblacks with a very good game plan from their Aussie "super coach" only nowhere in the story did they mention the coach.
It can only be good for the game for some other sides to be in a final besides the Kiwis.
 

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Jérôme Garcès will become the first Frenchman to referee a Rugby World Cup final when he takes charge of England v South Africa at International Stadium Yokohama on 2 November.

 

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Following five weeks of RWC action, organisers unveil the unique design of gold, silver and bronze medals that will become treasured mementos of an unforgettable tournament.

 

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NZL 40 def WAL 17

Winning farewell for New Zealand coach Hansen but it's another defeat for outgoing Wales boss Gatland, whose Injury-ravaged team play their part in an entertaining bronze final.

 

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RSA 32 def ENG 12

DOMINANT BOKS REPEL ENGLAND BEFORE FLYING WINGERS STRIKE TO SEAL WORLD TITLE NO.3

Favourites England are shut out as rock-solid Springboks start strongly and stay in control to lift the Webb Ellis Cup again, sparking celebrations all over South Africa.

 

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ENGLAND RUE FINAL FAILURE - BUT FUTURE LOOKS BRIGHT

Having looked so good in ousting New Zealand one week, Eddie Jones's men come up short in the RWC final the next. But even if he makes a swift exit, his young team will surely put up another strong challenge at RWC 2023.

 

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South Africa’s Pieter-Steph du Toit and England’s Emily Scarratt have been named World Rugby Men’s and Women’s 15s Player of the Year 2019 in association with Mastercard at the World Rugby Awards in Tokyo, Japan, on Sunday.

 

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The Plus500 Brumbies have finalised their 2020 squad with 37 players named to take part in the 25th season of Super Rugby action.

There are ten new signings for Brumbies supporters to look out for, including the latest recruit from Melbourne Storm, Solomone Kata, experienced lock Caderyn Neville, Sydney University Shute Shield skipper Guy Porter and backrower Will Miller.

Ten full Wallabies internationals are also represented in the Brumbies squad with strong-running centre Tevita Kuridrani, World class props Scott Sio, James Slipper and Allan Alaalatoa and hooker Folau Fainga’a, the Brumbies leading try-scorer in 2019, all having been part of the Wallabies at the recent Rugby World Cup in Japan.

 

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Rugby Australia has today announced the appointment of Dave Rennie as Head Coach of the Qantas Wallabies.

Rennie will fulfil his current commitments with Glasgow Warriors before joining the Qantas Wallabies in July 2020 on a three-and-a-half-year deal that will see him leadAustralia at the 2023 Rugby World Cup.