Defence won Crusaders title No.8 says Robertson

History-making Crusaders coach Scott Robertson praised his team’s defence for winning them the Super Rugby final against the Golden Lions at Ellis Park stadium Saturday. The new champions held out against a ferocious late comeback to win 25-17 in Johannesburg against a home side reduced to 14 men by Kwagga Smith’s red card just before half-time. Loose forward Smith […]

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Waratahs sign schoolboys captain

Schoolboys captain Will Harrison has signed with the Waratahs for three years. Harrison led last year’s Australian Schoolboys against New Zealand and Fiji, playing at 10 in the tournament. The Marcellin College student caught the eye of the Waratahs in the competition, with the teen becoming the youngest player in the squad with this announcement. […]

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Russia’s largest social media platform VKontakte takes on Tinder with new ‘video speed dating’ app

Follow RT on Russia’s most popular social media network has unveiled a new dating app, invading Tinder’s turf. Finding that special (or not-so-special) someone is now just a quick video chat away. VKontakte’s Lovina app lets users participate in what is essentially video chat speed dating, allowing people to quickly assess a large number of […]

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Less Hulk, more Mrs Doubtfire: Verhofstadt blasts BoJo over Brexit strategy

Follow RT on A beleaguered and Brexit-weary Guy Verhofstadt is apparently at his wit’s end negotiating with the UK, suggesting that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson forget the ‘Hulk’ persona and be more like Mrs Doubtfire. In Wednesday’s European Parliament session in Strasbourg, Verhofstadt pleaded for EU citizens’ rights to be respected in a post-Brexit […]

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Risk of no-deal Brexit ‘very real’ but would be UK government’s ‘choice’ – EU’s Juncker

Follow RT on European Commission (EC) President Jean-Claude Juncker has warned that there is a “palpable” risk of Britain crashing out of the EU without a deal and if that were to happen, it would be the UK government’s choice, not Brussels’. Speaking at the European Parliament in Strasbourg on Wednesday, Juncker revealed that he […]

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