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Rugby must cut out the backchat before it is too late or criticisms of referees could lead to insubordination

My contributions to the legendary stories of exchanges between players and referees are different to many told on the after-dinner circuit -– they are true.<p>The first came when one irascible referee said to me: “Moore, stop trying to referee this game.” To which I replied: “Well sir, one of us has …

Australia prioritising victory in this summer's British and Irish Lions Tour over country's Super Rugby franchises

Australia are stepping up their planning for this summer's British and Irish Lions Tour, with Australian Rugby Union boss Bill Pulver prioritising victory in the three-Test series over the needs of the country's five Super Rugby franchises.<p>In a move that is sure to prove controversial in the …

Brumbies stampede past Waratahs

Super Rugby round four<p>Brumbies stampede past Waratahs<p>ESPN Staff<p>March 9, 2013<p>David Pocock was replaced by George Smith after sustaining what was …

Will Genia returns as Reds captain

Super Rugby<p>Will Genia returns as Reds captain<p>March 12, 2013<p>Will Genia has been out of action since September © Getty Images<p>Enlarge<p>Will Genia will hit …

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Canada advances to quarter-finals of Hong Kong sevens rugby

Canada has advanced to the quarter-finals of the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens rugby tournament.<p>The Canadian men finished second in Pool D with a 2-1-0 record after defeating Hong Kong 14-12 and losing to 13-time champions Fiji 26-5 on Saturday.<p>Canada, ranked 10th in the series standings, …

Hong Kong Rugby Sevens: going wild in the South Stand – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/sport/gallery/2013/mar/24/rugby-union-hong-kong-sevens-dress<p>720<p>The fans that congregate at Hong Kong's Rugby Sevens …