Kandy run riot to humiliate lowly CH

Published : 11:48 pm  February 17, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Defending Clifford Cup champions Kandy Sports Club sent out a strong warning to the other teams in the competition when they outclassed CH & FC by 121 points (19 tries, 13 conversion) to 3 (1 penalty) at the Nittawela Rugby Stadium yesterday.

CR overcome Air Force in late drama

Published : 11:17 pm  February 17, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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CR & FC managed to book their place in the semi-finals of the Dialog Clifford Cup 2017 when they beat Air Force SC 36 points to 33 at the Racecourse Grounds on Friday.

Scotland captain Laidlaw out of Six Nations

Published : 9:21 pm  February 15, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Scotland suffered a major blow on Wednesday as the Scottish Rugby Union announced captain Greig Laidlaw will miss the rest of the Six Nations with an ankle injury.

Israel Dagg staying with All Blacks

Published : 12:45 pm  February 14, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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All Blacks back Israel Dagg said Monday he had signed to stay in New Zealand until the end of 2019, turning down lucrative offers from overseas clubs.

France edge past battling Scotland in Six Nations

Published : 11:54 am  February 13, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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France pulled clear in the final 10 minutes to defeat battling Scotland 22-16 in the Six Nations on Sunday.

‘Magnificent’ Hogg helped by better Scotland

Published : 9:24 am  February 12, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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When Stuart Hogg’s name appeared on the Scotland teamsheet for Sunday’s Six Nations clash against France, the Glasgow full-back was set to win his 50th cap.

England come from behind to beat Wales in Six Nations thriller

Published : 9:12 am  February 12, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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England coach Eddie Jones accepted his side had used up all their “get-out-of-jail cards” following a gripping 21-16 win away to Wales in the Six Nations.

Italy’s Parisse wary of wounded Ireland in Six Nations clash

Published : 9:45 pm  February 10, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Italy captain Sergio Parisse has warned against “surprise plays” and Ireland’s intention to “do damage” when they clash in a potential Six Nations bruiser in Rome on Saturday.

France bring in Goujon for Six Nations clash with Scotland

Published : 9:40 pm  February 10, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Flanker Loann Goujon replaces Damien Chouly in coach Guy Noves’s solitary change to his France team announced on Friday to face Scotland in the Six Nations on Sunday.

Wales ready to wait on North and Biggar for Six Nations clash

Published : 9:23 pm  February 10, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Wales will give George North and Dan Biggar as long as they can to prove their fitness for Saturday’s Six Nations clash against England in Cardiff.

England up there with All Blacks – Warburton

Published : 8:14 pm  February 8, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Wales star Sam Warburton has compared arch-rivals England to world champions New Zealand ahead of their Six Nations clash in Cardiff on Saturday.

Van der Westhuizen — one of the greatest

Published : 12:16 am  February 7, 2017 |  One comment  |  Print This Post  |  
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South African rugby legend and World Cup winner Joost van der Westhuizen, who died Monday aged 45, will be remembered as one of the greatest scrum-halves of all time.

Blitzboks down England for third Sevens series win

Published : 12:43 am  February 6, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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South Africa’s Blitzboks won their third World Rugby Sevens Series of the season with a dominant 29-14 victory over England in the final in Sydney on Sunday.

Kandy’s Ranjan returns to haunt Havies

Published : 11:23 pm  February 5, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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In what turned out to be a one sided show, Kandy SC showed true champion grit as they put on a second-half blitz to beat Havelock SC 26 – 11 in the last fixture of the penultimate week of the Dialog Rugby League 2016/17 played at the Havelock Grounds on Sunday

Spirited Navy down CR at home with impressive win

Published : 9:10 pm  February 3, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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A spirited Navy SC outfit came from behind to walk away victorious against CR & FC, with a 37–34 win in their penultimate fixture of the Dialog Rugby League 2016/17 played at Longdon Place on Friday.

Six Nations champions England ready for France ‘war’

Published : 8:29 pm  February 3, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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It was once billed as ‘Le Crunch’ but outspoken England coach Eddie Jones was ready for a rugby ‘war’ against France in the opening match of his Grand Slam champions’ Six Nations title defence at Twickenham on Saturday.

Police overcome last-minute scare to beat CH

Published : 1:47 am  January 30, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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In a ‘bottom of the table’ battle, Police SC managed to emerge victorious against CH & FC, whom they beat 26 points to 21, in their fixture of matchweek 12 of the Dialog Rugby League 2016/17 played at the Police Park grounds yesterday.

Kandy in 11-try blitz to thrash Air Force

Published : 11:29 pm  January 29, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Kandy Sports Club took sweet revenge for their first round defeat at the hands of Sri Lanka Air Force when they scored an easy 73 points (11 tries, 9 conversions) to 13 point (2 tries, 1 penalty) win against the same opponents at the Nittawela Rugby Stadium on Sunday.

Dominant South Africa win Wellington Sevens

Published : 8:21 pm  January 29, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Rampant South Africa crushed Fiji 26-5 to win the Wellington Sevens on Sunday and extend their lead at the top of World Series competition.

Blitzboks red-hot in Wellington sevens

Published : 4:22 pm  January 28, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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South Africa continued to set the pace at the Sevens World Series in Wellington on Saturday, while former New Zealand coach Gordon Tietjens’ return to his homeland with Samoa fell flat.

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