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Rebels must build on "dream start": Wessels

Rebels coach Dave Wessels admits his side’s 3-0 record is the “dream start” to their Super Rugby campaign, having overcome a six day turnaround to stamp themselves as Australian Conference contenders. The 33-10 win over the Brumbies marks the arrival of Wessels’ side as while they have looked impressive in their two wins prior, they…

By HearthstoneYarns September 19, 2019 0

Waratahs want scrum cannons firing for 2018

The Waratahs need to be firing cannons in their scrums in 2018, prop Tom Robertson says. Contact coach Simon Cron had the forwards training almost half an hour after their Tuesday training was scheduled to end, constantly packing and re-packing scrums. “He loves a scrum, Cronny,” Robertson said. “He’s been a very good coach so…

By HearthstoneYarns September 19, 2019 0

Sio out, Alaalatoa back for Brumbies

Brumbies prop Allan Alaalatoa will return to face the Chiefs this weekend but fellow front rower Scott Sio has been ruled out of the must-win match. Sio has failed to overcome a shoulder issue that forced him out of the Brumbies’ win over the Hurricanes in Canberra, with Nic Mayhew taking his place in the…

By HearthstoneYarns September 19, 2019 0

Du Toit cleared for Sydney trip

Springboks lock Pieter-Steph du Toit has been cleared to travel to Australia with the Stormers. Du Toit missed the Stormers’ opening 28-20 win over the Jaguares with a back injury, but will be on the plane to Sydney, with the South Africans facing the Waratahs on Saturday, followed by matches against the Highlanders and Crusaders.…

By HearthstoneYarns September 19, 2019 0