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2015 Rugby World Cup Final Preview: Australia vs New Zealand

2015 Rugby World Cup Final Preview: Australia vs New Zealand

The 2015 Rugby World Cup final will be played out between Australia and New Zealand at Twickenham stadium early Sunday morning, in what will be the first meeting of the fierce rivals on the game’s grandest stage. Plenty expected the All Blacks to reach the 2015 Rugby World Cup final undefeated, and while suffering the…

Wallabies to Make Their Own Luck at 2015 Rugby World Cup

Wallabies to Make Their Own Luck at 2015 Rugby World Cup

The 2015 Rugby World Cup will officially get underway over the weekend; pegging the globe’s 20 best Rugby players against one-another for the sport’s most sought-after piece of silverware. The All Blacks secured their second World Cup on home soil in 2011 and remain clear $2.25 favourites to life the trophy again in 2015, ahead…

The Matilda’s Focused On Olympics Following World Cup Elimination

The Matilda’s Focused On Olympics Following World Cup Elimination

Australian coach Alen Stajcic has turned his attention to the 2016 Olympic Women’s Football Tournament following the Matilda’s historic run at the 2015 FIFA World Cup in Canada. Expectations were not particularly high for the Matilda’s heading into the World Cup after they were drawn in the ‘Group Of Death’ alongside the United States, Sweden…

Australia Confident Despite Tough Draw for 2015 Women’s World Cup

Australia Confident Despite Tough Draw for 2015 Women’s World Cup

Similarly to the men’s team at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, the Australian Women’s National Football Team has been drawn in the ‘Pool of Death’ for this year’s Women’s World Cup in Canada; pegged alongside current World champs the USA, in-form European giants Sweden and Nigeria in Group D. Despite the difficult draw, the Matildas…

Australia Draws Well in 2018 Football World Cup Qualifying

Australia Draws Well in 2018 Football World Cup Qualifying

Australia secured undoubtedly their best result to date when taking out the Asian Cup on home soil in January, and are offered a great chance of progressing past the second stage of 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying after being drawn alongside four relatively unheralded nations. Known for fighting well above their weight in the footballing…

Cruden Ruled Out Of 2015 Rugby Union World Cup

Cruden Ruled Out Of 2015 Rugby Union World Cup

New Zealand All-Blacks fly-half Aaron Cruden has been ruled out of the 2015 Rugby Union World Cup after he ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee during the Chiefs’ 26-9 win over the Crusaders in Christchurch on Friday night. Cruden looked in a great deal of pain when his knee collapsed in the…

Australia vs Sri Lanka 2015 World Cup Betting Preview

Australia vs Sri Lanka 2015 World Cup Betting Preview

Australia and Sri Lanka will clash at the SCG on Sunday in what shapes as a key match in the 2015 Cricket World Cup. New Zealand is set to finish on top of Pool A and this game will likely decide who finishes the pool in second position and avoids playing India or South Africa…

Australian Return To Winning World Cup Form

Australian Return To Winning World Cup Form

Australia returned to winning form at the 2015 Cricket World Cup with a big victory over Afghanistan in Perth yesterday. The build-up to the clash was dominated by speculation about the future of Australian number three Shane Watson and the Australian selectors made the surprise call to omit Watson from the side to make space…

Australia vs New Zealand 2015 World Cup Betting Preview

Australia vs New Zealand 2015 World Cup Betting Preview

The 2015 Cricket World Cup is ticking along nicely ahead and two of the tournaments leading contenders New Zealand and Australia are set to clash at Eden Park in New Zealand tomorrow. New Zealand have been the standout performers of the 2015 Cricket World Cup to date and they will be chasing their fourth straight…

Australia vs Bangladesh 2015 Cricket World Cup Betting Preview

Australia vs Bangladesh 2015 Cricket World Cup Betting Preview

Australia are set to be back in action at the 2015 Cricket World Cup tomorrow against Bangladesh at the Gabba in Brisbane, but there is every chance that the game will not go ahead. A cyclone off the Queensland coast means that Brisbane has been hit by a deluge of rain in the past 24…