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# test-rugby - Saturday 27 August, 2022

Ireland end summer tour on losing note as Japan rally with dominant display to draw series
# The Test
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# The Test

Ireland end summer tour on losing note as Japan rally with dominant display to draw series

Aug 27th 2022, 1:16 PM 19,833 Views 3 Comments

The hosts secured an impressive win in the second Test in Tokyo.

As it happened: Japan v Ireland, second Test From The42
Live Aug 27th 2022, 10:20 AM

As it happened: Japan v Ireland, second Test

# test-rugby - Saturday 20 November, 2021

Andy Farrell supportive of Ireland A team returning to action From The42

Andy Farrell supportive of Ireland A team returning to action

Nov 20th 2021, 6:00 AM 11,183 Views 8 Comments

The Ireland Wolfhounds haven’t played since 2015.

# test-rugby - Friday 2 July, 2021

Debutant Fassi scores as world champions South Africa make winning return
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# Test Rugby

Debutant Fassi scores as world champions South Africa make winning return

Jul 2nd 2021, 8:19 PM 8,556 Views 3 Comments

The Springboks walloped Georgia on their Test return ahead of the Lions series.

# test-rugby - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

'I am lucky Munster are allowing me to play for the Springboks'
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# Test Rugby

'I am lucky Munster are allowing me to play for the Springboks'

Aug 5th 2020, 6:00 AM 12,976 Views 12 Comments

RG Snyman will remain an important part of South Africa’s plans moving forward.

# test-rugby - Sunday 31 March, 2019

Aaron Smith commits future to New Zealand and signs two-year deal with Highlanders
# Staying On
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# Staying On

Aaron Smith commits future to New Zealand and signs two-year deal with Highlanders

Mar 31st 2019, 8:57 PM 4,880 Views 0 Comments

30-year-old Smith made his All Blacks debut in 2012.

# test-rugby - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Contact with Joe Schmidt helped Aki reach Connacht contract decision
# Test Ambitions
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# Test Ambitions

Contact with Joe Schmidt helped Aki reach Connacht contract decision

Oct 26th 2016, 6:00 AM 9,361 Views 15 Comments

The 26-year-old qualifies to play for Ireland next year.

# test-rugby - Saturday 7 June, 2014

6 things we learned from today's international rugby
# Talking Points
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# Talking Points

6 things we learned from today's international rugby

Jun 7th 2014, 11:00 PM 18,151 Views 39 Comments

It’s been a long day of rugby with Tests all over the southern hemisphere. Here are our initial thoughts on today’s big games.

South Africa overpower star-studded World XV in Cape Town
# Boks
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# Boks

South Africa overpower star-studded World XV in Cape Town

Jun 7th 2014, 5:52 PM 7,048 Views 3 Comments

The Springboks produced two superb maul tries in a dominant second-half performance.

Off-form All Blacks squeeze out victory over determined England
# Entertainment
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# Entertainment

Off-form All Blacks squeeze out victory over determined England

Jun 7th 2014, 10:46 AM 7,605 Views 23 Comments

A late try from Conrad Smith saw Stuart Lancaster’s largely second-string side denied a famous result.

# test-rugby - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

Injury toll: Sean O'Brien ruled out until December
# Triple Blow
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# Triple Blow

Injury toll: Sean O'Brien ruled out until December

Jun 26th 2012, 10:57 AM 3,162 Views 1 Comment

The flanker will undergo surgery to repair cartilage in his hip, a problem also being suffered by Dave Kearney and Rhys Ruddock.

# test-rugby - Saturday 4 February, 2012

Six Nations: All in the balance on opening day
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# Test Rugby

Six Nations: All in the balance on opening day

Feb 4th 2012, 1:30 PM 276 Views 0 Comments

Spring is in the air and anything seems possible at the beginning of a new international year.