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Probyn column: World Cup is still the best way to gain exposure for Tier 2 nations

A big meeting to come this month on World Rugby's Nations League concept

March 14, 2019 with 0 Comments

Pacific island players’ union to explore nuclear option of boycotting 2019 Rugby World Cup in light of proposed ‘World League’

Fiji, Tonga and Samoa have all qualified for the 2019 Rugby World Cup

March 1, 2019

Jackson column: Trailblazing Bee-Gee who twice broke Welsh hearts

Peter Jackson throws things back to 1999 when Apollo Perelini took Samoa to glory

September 27, 2018

Leo column: Unearth the root causes to end off-field violence

Dan Leo highlights the skirmish between Amanaki Mafi and Lopeti Timani as one instance of how Pacific Islander physicality can take on..

August 16, 2018

Leo column: Give Charles Piutau a reprieve after early capture by All Blacks

If an issue affects one Pacific Island, it affects all...

August 1, 2018

Dan Leo column: World Rugby must act to redress this failing system

Dan Leo looks at how mistakes are allowed to re-occur and impact Tier 2 & 3 nations

July 18, 2018

Dan Leo column: Malielegaoi mind game brings the best out of Samoa

Manu Samoa played Germany in a World Cup qualifier – Dan Leo reveals the weight of expectation placed on Chris Vui and the team

July 13, 2018

Set an example with more cash for struggling Samoa

With no mandatory obligation to cough up more money, Colin Boag writes why the RFU should offer cash-strapped Samoa a higher share

November 1, 2017

Dan Leo: Charitable mindset has held back Pacific rugby

Much of the kiwi media-fare leading up to the third test between New Zealand and the Lions focussed on Kieran Read and the fact it was to..

August 3, 2017

Dan Leo: Samoa left with mountain to climb after All Blacks error

After a brutally long season the ever-dwindling holiday period is finally upon us. Four weeks to rest those aches and pains, put the feet..

July 28, 2017

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