BUCS Super Rugby Championship Round-Up
The All Blacks players and coach were at loggerheads Sunday as they debated whether they should have attempted a potential match-winning drop goal in their upset loss to the Springboks in Wellington. Distraught Australian flank Lukhan Tui is set to sit out the rest of the Rugby Championship after an angry confrontation with an abusive fan who appeared to push his young sister. The All Blacks blamed themselves and not the referee or poor kicking as they underwent an immediate review following their shock loss to South Africa in Wellington on Saturday.
Gael Fickou starred as Stade Francais crushed struggling Toulon on Sunday to collect a bonus-point victory and jump to second in the French Top Western Province looks a good bet to retain their title, after the ease with which they dispatched the Golden Lions on Saturday.
New Zealand v South Africa. There you have it, the Boks' centre crisis solved. It apparently worked with Kolbe. Glasgow Warriors continued to dominate Conference A , as they secured a third win of the season. Griquas scored their first win of the season, when they came from behind to run riot over the Free State Cheetahs in Kimberley on Saturday.
Tasman unleashed their frustrations from the heavy loss to Auckland in their last NPC game to thrash hapless Taranaki in Nelson on Friday. Flank David Pocock and back Israel Folau were declared fit enough to be included in the starting line-up Thursday in a big boost for the Wallabies ahead of their weekend clash with Argentina.
Wing Marika Koroibete became the latest Wallaby to commit his future to Australian rugby in a new deal that will take him through to at least the World Cup next year in Japan. Springboks ending with Titanic soundtrack, the perfect match? We don't think so. Mitre 10 Cup Plays of the Week - Round Five Another week of thrilling Mitre 10 Cup action has concluded as we move past halfway and towards the business end of the season.
Here are five of the best highlights from the week. Former fast bowler Stuart Clark has questioned the omission of Chris Tremain, saying he "spat his cornflakes out" when he heard of Peter Siddle's Test recall.
Rugby union results — completed pro and super rugby match scores updated fast on game centre — Wide World of Sports. International Apia Park - Saturday June 30th, 2: International Estadio Centenario - Saturday June 23rd, 7: International Wanderers Grounds - Saturday June 23rd, 7: International Allianz Stadium - Saturday June 23rd, International Toyota Stadium - Saturday June 16th, 3: International Westpac Stadium - Saturday June 16th, 7: International Noevir Stadium - Saturday June 16th, 5: International Commonwealth Stadium - Sunday June 10th, 1: International Estadio del Bicentenario - Saturday June 9th, 7: International Suncorp Stadium - Saturday June 9th, International Eden Park - Saturday June 9th, 7: International Principality Stadium - Saturday December 2nd, 2: International Aviva Stadium - Saturday November 25th, 5: International Principality Stadium - Saturday November 25th, 5: International Arcul de Triumf - Saturday November 25th, 4: