This is Namibia’s Rugby World Cup 2011 shirt, Namibia’s playing kit for RWC 2011 in New Zealand. The Namibian RWC shirt has been made by Puma. The Namibian rugby team are considered as the second best team in Africa after South Africa and are in the same group as the Springboks at the Rugby World Cup along with Fiji, Wales and Samoa. Continue reading
All Blacks vs Tonga 2011
Eden Park, Auckland- Opening game of Rugby World Cup 2011- 9 September, 2011
Final Score:- New Zealand 41-10 Tonga
All Blacks vs Tonga attendance:- 60,214
Tries:- Israel Dagg (11′, 29′), Richard Kahui ( 19′, 32′), Jerome Kaino (59), Ma’a Nonu 77’/ Sona Taumalolo 72′
Con:- Dan Carter x3, Colin Slade x1/ Kurt Morath
Pen:- Carter x1/ Kurt Morath x1
These are the new South Africa Heritage training rugby shirts, to be worn by the Springboks during their training sessions at Tri-Nations 2011 and the 2011 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand. The new South African rugby training jerseys have been manufactured by Canterbury, who also supply playing kits to the South African national team. Continue reading
France’s most capped prop Sylvain Marconnet finds no place in coach Marc Lievremont’s 30 man strong roster for the 2011 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand. Marconnet, who also missed the 2007 RWC due to injury, said he was devastated by Lievremont’s decision. Lievremont made the announcement regarding his 2011 RWC squad in Dublin on August 21, 2011.
There is also no place for Thomas Domingo and Sebastien Chabal.
oulouse flanker Thierry Dusautoir will captain France at RWC 2011.
France’s opening game at Rugby World Cup 2011 is against Tonga.
France Rugby World Cup Squad ( 30 man French roster)
Forwards (17): Fabien Barcella (Biarritz), Jean-Baptiste Poux (Toulouse), Nicolas Mas (Perpignan), Luc Ducalcon (Castres), William Servat (Toulouse), Dimitri Szarzewski (Stade Français), Guilhem Guirado (Perpignan), Pascal Papé (Stade Français), Julien Pierre (Clermont), Romain Millo-Chluski (Toulouse), Lionel Nallet (Racing-Métro), Julien Bonnaire (Clermont), Imanol Harinordoquy (Biarritz), Thierry Dusautoir (Toulouse, capt), Fulgence Ouedraogo (Montpellier), Raphaël Lakafia (Biarritz), Louis Picamoles (Toulouse)
Backs (13): Morgan Parra (Clermont), Dimitri Yachvili (Biarritz), David Skrela (Clermont), François Trinh-Duc (Montpellier), Fabrice Estebanez (Brive), Maxime Mermoz (Perpignan), David Marty (Perpignan), Aurélien Rougerie (Clermont), Maxime Médard (Toulouse), Alexis Palisson (Brive), Vincent Clerc (Toulouse), Cédric Heymans (Bayonne), Damien Traille (Biarritz)
This is the new Australia Rugby World Cup jersey 2011, Australia’s home jersey for Rugby World Cup 2011 in New Zealand. The new Australia Rugby World Cup 2011 kit has been manufactured by KooGa, who have been associated with the Wallabies for quite some time now.
This Australian Rugby World Cup jersey contains the IRB World Cup 2011 logo and the Australian Rugby Union logo as well as the logo of manufacturer KooGa. Continue reading
Springboks vs Wallabies 2011 ( Australia vs South Africa Tri Nations 2011)
13th August, 2011- 13/8/2011- Mr. Prince Kings Park, Durban
Springboks vs Wallabies Kick off time- 17.05 South African time, 01.00 AEST ( Australian Eastern Standard Time)
Final score- FT- Springboks 9-14 Wallabies ( James*2 pen, Steyn*1 pen/ McCabe try, O’Connor*3 pen)
Springboks vs Wallabies 3-0 ( Steyn pen 2′)
Springboks vs Wallabies 6-0 ( James pen 15′)
Springboks vs Wallabies 6-3 ( O’Connor pen 44′)
Springboks vs Wallabies 6-8 ( McCabe try 48′)
Springboks vs Wallabies 9-8 ( James pen 57′)
Springboks vs Wallabies 9-11 ( O’Connor pen 65′)
Springboks vs Wallabies 9-14 ( O’Connor pen 74′)
Springboks starting lineup vs Wallabies:- Steyn, Pietersen, Fourie, De Villiers, Habana, James, Du Preez, Spries, Rossouw, Brussow, Matfield, Botha, du Plessis, Smit, Mtawarira
Wallabies starting lineup vs Springboks:- Beale, O’Connor, McCabe, Ashley-Cooper, Ioane, Cooper, Genia, Higginbotham, Pocock, Elsom, Horwill, Sharpe, Alexander, Moore, Kepu