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Ireland v Argentina – The RWC – Event 146

Quarter Final two saw me heading to Cardiff fairly early in the morning to watch Ireland play Argentina.  This would be my 3rd Sunday in a row watching Los Pumas.  I knew we’d be in for some running rugby, but believed  that Ireland would subdue Argentina, even with their injury woes and the loss of Sean O’Brien after he threw […]

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Japan v Samoa – The RWC – Event 139

I had an idea that Japan might be a team to watch in this World Cup and so bought a ticket to watch them play in Milton Keynes.  Their opposition Samoa have a fair few top class players amongst their ranks, I was expecting a balanced hard fought match, especially after the Samoan performance I’d seen against South Africa. Before […]

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Ireland v Romania – The RWC – Event 138

Game 5 took me to Wembley Stadium on a glorious Sunday afternoon.  Having had a lovely leisurely morning with Steve and Claire it wasn’t far to drive to Stanmore Station, again lots of people had the same idea, but unlike Challenge Cup day I managed to find one of the last spaces. Wembley Way is always a sight to behold […]

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England v Fiji – The RWC – Event 132

And so with the opening ceremony successfully completed it was tie to kick off the Rugby World Cup 2015.  As hosts that job was down to England; their opponents were Fiji – a strong, fast team with a run of wins behind them.  Would this England squad take their place in history – in a good way!  The opening game […]