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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…

2015 Copa America Review – Chile Claim Biggest Win In History

2015 Copa America Review – Chile Claim Biggest Win In History

Chile stamped themselves as genuine players on the global scene with their exciting 2014 World Cup campaign and they built on that momentum by taking out the 2015 Copa America in front of their home fans. Chile were drawn alongside Bolivia, Ecuador and Mexico in Group A of the Copa America and they started their…

2015 Copa America Tournament Preview

2015 Copa America Tournament Preview

The 2015 Copa America tournament gets underway in Chile on Thursday and will see 12 nations from two football confederations fight it out for South America’s top continental prize. With mainstay CONMEBOL super powers Brazil, Argentina and Chile all confirmed and considered the tournament’s leading chances, two CONCACAF teams in Mexico and Jamaica have been…

The Netherlands Progress to 2014 World Cup Semi-final

The Netherlands Progress to 2014 World Cup Semi-final

The Netherlands have survived a typically spirited fight from Central American qualifiers Costa Rica, beating the minnow nation 4-3 on penalties to book a place in their second consecutive FIFA World Cup semi-final. The absolute surprise packets of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, Costa Rica were expected to play three pool matches and…

Brazil vs Colombia 2014 World Cup Preview

Brazil vs Colombia 2014 World Cup Preview

The pressure on Brazil to win the 2014 World Cup is continuing to build and they face a tough assignment against a red-hot Colombia in their quarter-final clash at Castelao at 6pm (AEST) tomorrow morning. Brazil are yet to lose a game during the 2014 World Cup, but their performances have been far from convincing…

Costa Rica Progress to 2014 World Cup Quarter Finals

Costa Rica Progress to 2014 World Cup Quarter Finals

In an all-round impressive performance at the Arena Pernambuco in Recife, Costa Rica has progressed through to the World Cup quarter-finals for the first time in history after a nail-biting 5-3 victory on penalties over Greece in their Round of 16 clash this morning. In what was without doubt a justified man-of-the-match performance, Costa Rican…

Costa Rica vs Greece 2014 World Cup Preview

Costa Rica vs Greece 2014 World Cup Preview

It is fair to say that not many experts predicted that Costa Rica and Greece would meet in the second round of the 2014 World Cup, but both sides will fancy their chances of progressing to the quarter finals. Costa Rica have been the surprise packets of the tournament to date and defeated Italy and…

Colombia vs Uruguay 2014 World Cup Preview

Colombia vs Uruguay 2014 World Cup Preview

Only the second meeting between two South American nations at the 2014 FIFA World Cup following the opening Round of 16 game between Brazil and Chile, Sunday morning’s match between Colombia and Uruguay is shaping as one of the most fiercely-contested head-to-heads so-far. Champions of Group C, Colombia has no issue in overcoming all of…

Luis Suarez Out of 2014 World Cup for Biting Giorgio Chiellini

Luis Suarez Out of 2014 World Cup for Biting Giorgio Chiellini

FIFA has confirmed striker Luis Suarez will be banned for nine international matches and all involvement in football for four months for biting defender Giorgio Chiellini in Uruguay’s 1-0 World Cup victory over Italy on Wednesday morning. Immediately claiming his innocence, Suarez told reporters it was in fact Chiellini who sparked the incident following Uruguay’s…