He was, literally, off a scale* v South Africa. (not the scale)
* Scale = All Blacks previous 15 Rugby World Cup matches since the start of the...
Really? ALB has been NZ's best player of the tournament so far, duelling for that title with Savea. Ringrose has been excellent for Ireland.
Well, they kind of do already (except the 50k American Samoans).
They just dont have the absolute cream of the 150k New Zealand Samoans and the...
Spark have Scotty Stevenson doing commentary with Steven Donald as comments man.
They've been excellent IMO.
Not for every game. Seems to be for...
I had to log in to express my amazement that this hasn't been corrected yet, even after 3 pages.
Women's tennis isn't part of the ATP tour,...
I don't think the two pre-tournament favourites have ever both made it to the final, in any RWC tournament yet.
Let alone winning it. I think the...
Because this ref was competent? And the previous example you cite may have been a nutcase outlier confused by directives?
A very interesting match.
Lived up to the cliche "a game of two halves".
Almost had an old school test match feel to it, with the conditions and...
That's what you took from that moment?
It was hilarious.
Underhill attached by just his hand standing between the half and the 5/8 preventing...
I watched the video, I have no idea where you are drawing conclusions that he portrays this as "his system of eligibility" and he thinks it is...
He's not the best NZ fullback, but he'll be first choice on Saturday based on current team set-up.
It's the one area of experimentation that is...
Really? It couldn't be clearer who is going to play. They sent 22 of the 23 to England a few days early from Japan.
That would be better, then Sam Whitelock would be current World POTY instead of Beauden.
15. A Tuala
14. M Nanai
13. M Tuilagi
12. R Le-Lo
11. K Pisi
10. T Pisi
9. M Matavao
5. J Tekori
3. N Laulala
8. B Vunipola
My Fiji attempt.
15. K Murimurivalu (unchanged)
14. J Tuisova (unchanged)
13. S Radrada (unchanged)
12. S Kerevi
11. W Naholo
10. A Veitokani
15 Pakalani (unchanged)
11 Halaifonua (unchanged)
9 Takalua (unchanged)
What is this observation based on? Super Rugby?
I'm not. I haven't read it.
I stop as soon as I see his name on the byline, gave up years ago of trying to work out whether he is being serious...
Stuff can be (and should be) a reliable source, but as it is with modern media they all hire at least one troll.
Stuff is Fairfax NZ, who own...
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