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news from Wednesday 23 October 2019

- Former Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has said that he is 'blown away' by the number of offers to continue his coaching career since announcing his decision to step down.  In November of last year, the New Zealand native confirmed that he would step away from the role following the World Cup while he would also take a break from coaching. Schmidt's six-year tenure came to a harsh end on Saturday ...

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- Durban, 23rd October 2019:  Hollywoodbets were today unveiled as The Sharks new associate sponsor, on a three-year deal. The roots of these two iconic brands may be firmly entrenched in KwaZulu-Natal but through a pioneering spirit and strong vision, both brands have been able to achieve a solid national footprint. This partnership will further enable …...

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- South Africa assistant coach Mzwandile Stick has insisted that his side would never partake in spying on an opponent as they prepare for their World Cup semi-final showdown with Wales.  The issue of spying came to light earlier this week when England head coach Eddie Jones claimed that his sessions were being filmed with a long lens camera by someone in a nearby apartment block. “There was defi...

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news from Tuesday 22 October 2019

- World Rugby have confirmed the referees who will take charge of this weekend's semi-finals of the 2019 Rugby World Cup.  Nigel Owens (Wales) will take charge of England versus New Zealand on Saturday (17:00 JST) with Romain Poite and Pascal Gaüzère (both France) as assistant referees and Marius Jonker (South Africa) as TMO. Jérôme Garcès (France) will referee Wales versus South Africa on Sun...

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