The Wallabies have a chance to administer a shot in the arm to Australian rugby when they play the All Blacks in the third Bledisloe Cup test at Suncorp Stadium on Saturday.
The Manu Samoa Team for the Northern Hemisphere tour 2017 was announced this morning by Head Coach Fuimaono Titimaea Tafua. The list of players was announced in a press conference this morning at the Samoa Rugby Union Headquarters in Tuana’imato.
New Zealand flyhalf Lima Sopoaga will start a test for the first time since his debut in 2015 as a replacement for the injured Beauden Barrett in Saturday's third Bledisloe Cup test against Australia at Brisbane.
The Samoa Rugby Union (S.R.U) will ask England for £160,000 ($T534,000) cut of next month's £10million (T$32million) Test against England. The Daily Mail reported that Chief Executive Officer, Faleomavaega Vincent Fepulea’i, is personally contacting his counterpart, Steve Brown, for the amount.
The party has not lasted for Samoa A at the Americas Pacific Challenge tournament in Uruguay. After a resounding win over U.S.A at the beginning of the week, the men in blue suffered an 85-14 thumbing at the hands of Argentina in their latest game.
Shalom Senara is the new Manager of the Manu Samoa Sevens team. The appointment of the Samoa Rugby Union’s Development Coordinator to the new role was confirmed by the Union yesterday in a statement.
Samoa A came out on top of USA Select XV in their opening match of the America Pacific tournament with a 48-26 score at fulltime. Samoa A found another gear in the second half to punish the USA Select XV which was reduced to 14 men shortly after the break.
From a test match against England worth $32million at Twickenham, Manu Samoa players stand to receive $2,100 each whole their opponents will pocket $72,100 each from the exercise next month. The figures have been revealed by Sportsmail in a story that has turned head across the world.
Former Manu Samoa lock Daniel Leo has stepped up to make positive changes for his Pacific countrymen. Leo who also played for Wasps, London Irish and London Welsh has founded the Pacific Rugby Players Welfare and was recently appointed by the Rugby Players Association to deliver its new Cultural Diversity Programme.
Reece Hodge scored a try in each half to lift Australia to a 37-20 win over Argentina on Saturday in the final match of the Rugby Championship.
The Penrith R.S.L. Rugby Club U16 team is in Samoa for a tour. The Club boasts big names such as Christian Leali’ifano, Will Skelton, Scott Sio, Matt Tomua and few Samoans who have played for Australia on their history roster so they come with a reputation.
The multi-faceted career of dual rugby league and rugby union international Brad Thorn took a new turn Thursday with his appointment as head coach of Super Rugby's Queensland Reds.
New Zealand weathered a Springboks storm to win 25-24 in the Rugby Championship on Saturday and complete another clean sweep of the southern hemisphere tournament.
With the 2017 Toa Gas Matson Rugby League 9s well underway, its third leg completed Saturday 30th September with Letava walking away with a nailbiting win 10-6 against Marist Saints who are continuously dominating the competition.
Kubrat Pulev has pulled out of his world heavyweight title fight against IBF and WBA champion Anthony Joshua because of a shoulder injury. Joshua will now face Carlos Takam, who is rated No. 3 by the IBF.
President Donald Trump is putting pro football players on notice for Week 4 of the NFL season: He won't stand for it if they kneel in protest during the national anthem.
The Samoa Women’s Futsal team returned with a Bronze Medal from the Oceania Football Confederation O.F.C. Youth Futsal tournament held in Auckland, New Zealand, last week. Samoa both competed in the Men’s and Women’s divisions of the O.F.C. Futsal tournament.
Samoa enters this year’s F.I.B.A. U18 Oceania Championships aiming to improve on a promising performance in the 2014 tournament, and a lot of their fortunes will be placed on the shoulders of Linda Kelsall
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