All posts tagged "lote tuqiri"

  • All Blacks
    Wallabies v All Blacks Preview: Champs or Chumps?

    You can build all you like but there comes a time when you have to stand and deliver. Now is that time. The Wallabies did deliver in Brisbane against a misfiring Springbok side who had been twice beaten up by the All Blacks in the previous few weeks. There’s no doubt that...

  • Rugby
    G&GR Wallaby Team of the Decade

    Well, the people have spoken. The votes are in and we have our official Green & Gold...

  • Rugby
    G&GR Wallaby Tries of the Decade #5

    Coming up with a list of the top tries of the decade was a tough one. What makes one try stand out from another? Is it individual brilliance we are gauging it on, or is it whole of team involvement? Rehearsed tries from a set piece or instinctive brilliance? Does a try...

  • Rugby
    Wallaby Outside Centre of the Decade

    Are we getting the hang of these now? Good, let’s keep them coming.  From the period 2000-2009,...

  • ACT Brumbies
    Wallaby Winger of the Decade

    From the period 2000-2009, eighteen different men have worn either the Wallaby Number Eleven or Fourteen jerseys...

  • Rugby
    Lote Tuqiri and the ARU settle

    Following mediation discussions between the parties, an agreed settlement has been reached between Lote Tuqiri and the...

  • All Blacks
    Video: Great Wallaby Tries Recreated – Toutai Kefu v NZ (2001)

    With Noddy posting the real Kefu try, I thought it could be a good time to show a short movie that my wife and I made last year. It’s a recreation of Kefu’s effort and was our entry into a competition last year. We were hoping to win tickets to the Hong...

  • Rugby
    A Bledisloe Stat Attack!

    This is is the kind of stuff the ARU sends out to all of their media contacts...

  • Rugby
    Lotegate: Tell us what’s going on Lote?

    Day Two and still waiting: it’s been a good 48 hours since we learned that the Dark...

  • Italy
    After Lote Tuqiri, should rugby be interested in Karmichael Hunt?

    Lost in the noise of Lote getting punted from the ARU, was the news this morning that...

  • NSW Waratahs
    Lote Tuqiri shown the door by ARU

    UPDATED UPDATE – Friday 3 July: Lote Tuqiri has so far refused to comment on the reasons...

  • Rugby
    Exclusive Interview: Lote’s long road back

    You get the feeling talking to Lote that he has had enough of being dropped.  Sure the...

  • Rugby
    Juan for the road – Wednesday

    We follow Juan Cote as he lives the Growden dream (no, not that one) and reports from deep within the Wallaby and Italian camps in Canberra. Touched down in Canberra 20 mins ahead of schedule which  meant I could make the 9 am press conference at the Wallaby hotel. Called the media...

  • NSW Waratahs
    Phil Mooney’s guide to BBQ-ing

    Many months ago, before the interstate game between the Reds and the Tahs, Lote Tuqiri was at pains to point out the merits of the Tahs ‘win ugly’ style. In response to a barb from the Reds’ Quade Cooper about the lack of enterprise in the Tahs play, Lote returned serve with...

  • ACT Brumbies
    S14 stat attack: Aussie players

    We let our stat gimp loose on the teams and he couldn’t stop himself delving into the individual players as well. So here they all are. For the most part they reinforce what you might already suspect, but there are a few surprises……..

  • Rugby
    Wallaby watch 2009 – Wing

    The incumbent(s):   Peter Hynes (QLD) – injured now, but there’s no doubting, in my mind, he...

  • Rugby
    Tahs V Brumbies Teams

    Friday March 13, Canberra Stadium. Match start: 07:40pm Referee: Mark Lawrence (RSA) Brumbies: Nic Henderson, Stephen Moore, Guy Shepherdson, Ben Hand, Mark Chisholm, Peter Kimlin, George Smith, Stephen Hoiles, Josh Holmes, Christian Lealiifano, Francis Fainifo, Tyrone Smith, Stirling Mortlock, Adam Ashley-Cooper, Mark Gerrard. Reserves: Huia Edmonds, Ben Alexander, Sitaleki Timani, Julian Salvi,...

  • NSW Waratahs
    ‘Tahs vs ‘Canes preview

    Preview of NSW Waratahs vs Hurricanes in round 1 of Super 14 2009

  • NSW Waratahs
    Waratahs vs Fiji live trial match report

    Moses is at the Waratahs vs Fiji trial in Newcastle texting me live updates. Here’s the transcript...

  • Wales
    Wales vs Wallabies Player Ratings

    By Patrick Here are my thoughts on the Australia (& Wales!) player ratings from the test in Cardiff on Saturday. Probably not what you saw since I am being purely subjective but love to know where we differ! Rating scale at bottom.