Moufflons thrash Austria in Paphos

Follow @RedefinedRugby Moufflons thrash Austria in Paphos The Cyprus national rugby side beat Austria 42-5 at the Paphiacos stadium over the weekend in Rugby Europe Conference 2 South. The players had barely warmed up when Marcus Holden, the mercurial half-back and a great favourite with the crowd,pierced the opposing defence and opened the scoring with…

Result: Japan 30 v 63 Australia {04-11-17}

Follow @RedefinedRugby Australia continued with their superb recent form when they secured an impressive 63-30 victory over Japan in Yokohama on Saturday. As the scoreline suggests, this was a one-sided affair with the Wallabies dominating for large periods and they eventually outscored the Brave Blossoms nine tries to three with Tevita Kuridrani leading the way…

All Blacks Sevens and Black Ferns Sevens name strong squads for Oceania Sevens Championship

Follow @RedefinedRugby All Blacks Sevens and Black Ferns Sevens name strong squads for Oceania Sevens Championship The All Blacks Sevens and Black Ferns Sevens will have their first official hit out of the 2017-18 season at the Oceania Sevens Championship in Fiji next weekend and have both selected strong squads to open their campaigns. All…

All Blacks team for match against Barbarians

Follow @RedefinedRugby All Blacks team for match against Barbarians Beauden Barrett named captain for first time; three new All Blacks on bench The All Blacks team has been named to play the Barbarians in the opening match of the Vista 2017 All Blacks Northern Tour at Twickenham on Saturday 4 November. The matchday 23 is…

Japan XV handed lesson by invitation side

Follow @RedefinedRugby  Japan coach Jamie Joseph was left with plenty to think about Saturday as his Japan XV were beaten 47-27 by Robbie Deans’ World XV at Level 5 Stadium. A week before they take on Australia — runners-up at the last Rugby World Cup and victors over world No. 1 New Zealand last weekend…

Four new All Blacks selected

Follow @RedefinedRugby All Blacks squad named for Vista 2017 All Blacks Northern Tour Four new All Blacks selected The All Blacks selectors, Steve Hansen, Ian Foster and Grant Fox, have selected their squad for the Vista 2017 All Blacks Northern Tour to the UK and Europe for Tests against France, Scotland and Wales and matches…