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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…

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 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…

New Zealand Humiliate England At 2015 World Cup

New Zealand Humiliate England At 2015 World Cup

New Zealand have continued their impressive start to the 2015 World Cup with a dominant victory over England in Wellington yesterday. England won the toss and elected to bat, but they were made to almost immediately regret that decision when leading batsman Ian Bell was dismissed in the fifth over by Tim Southee. Southee produced…

New Zealand vs England 2015 Cricket World Cup Betting Preview

New Zealand vs England 2015 Cricket World Cup Betting Preview

New Zealand have gotten off to a flying start at the 2015 Cricket World Cup, but that will face arguably the toughest test of their campaign to date when they face England in Wellington on Friday. New Zealand were far too strong for Sri Lanka in their World Cup opener and their bowlers did the…

2015 Cricket World Cup: New Zealand Too Strong For Scotland

2015 Cricket World Cup: New Zealand Too Strong For Scotland

New Zealand survived a late scare to maintain their unbeaten start to the 2015 Cricket World Cup with a victory over Scotland at University Oval at Dunedin today. New Zealand’s bowlers got off to a flyer and Scotland were restricted to 4-12 after just five overs before a professional partnership between Matt Machan and Richie…

Scotland Not Just Making Up The Numbers At Cricket World Cup

Scotland Not Just Making Up The Numbers At Cricket World Cup

Preston Mommsen will captain Scotland at the 2015 Cricket World Cup and the talented all-rounder is confident that his side will not just be making up the numbers in the tournament that begins in Australia and New Zealand next weekend. Scotland qualified for the 2015 World Cup after defeating the United Arab Emirates in the…

Faulkner To Miss 2015 World Cup Opener

Faulkner To Miss 2015 World Cup Opener

Australian team physiotherapist Alex Kountoruis has confirmed that all-rounder James Faulkner will miss Australia’s opening 2015 World Cup clash against England on Friday February 13. Faulkner suffered an abdominal injury during Australia’s comfortable Carlton Mid ODI Tri-Series victory over England in Perth last Sunday and he underwent scans in Melbourne yesterday to assess the seriousness…

Smith Confident South Africa Can Make History At 2015 World Cup

Smith Confident South Africa Can Make History At 2015 World Cup

Former captain Graeme Smith is confident that the South African 2015 Cricket World Cup squad is good enough to make history and bring the World Cup back to South Africa for the first time. South Africa made their World Cup debut in the 1992 tournament in Australia, after being welcomed back into the ICC following…