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Wales scrumhalf Dwayne Peel has declared himself as fit, contradicting claims from the camp that injury had ruled him out of the World Cup.
Brian O'Driscoll will return to captain a powerful-looking Ireland in their World Cup warm-up match against France in Dublin this weekend, it was confirmed Wednesday.
The captain of Cambridge High School, Simphiwe Myira, is confident that he can lead his side to victory when his takes to the field against rivals Hudson Park in their FNB Classic Clash this Saturday.
LeClue Barnard is hoping to repeat his side, Langenhoven Gimnasium's victory over rivals Hoërskool Punt when the two sides meet in their FNB Classic Clash on Saturday.
The Sharks have a brand new centre pairing for their home clash with the Leopards on Friday, with Meyer Bosman and Marius Joubert starting in the midfield.
It will be an emotional send off for Jarryd Goddard when he leads his Hudson Park team out against Cambrdige High School in their FNB Classic Clashes match this Saturday.
England and Harlequins scrumhalf Danny Care sustained an injury to his left big toe joint in last weekend's fixture against Wales and, after scans and specialist opinions, will undergo surgery this week.
It doesn't get much bigger than South Africa versus New Zealand on the rugby field, but Saturday in Port Elizabeth individual head-to-head battles may well steal the limelight.
All Blacks utility back Israel Dagg feared the worst after rupturing a tendon in his right thigh in May, but now has the chance to force his way into World Cup reckoning.
All Blacks hooker Keven Mealamu can't wait to lead a team light on international experience, but oozing enthusiasm into the clash with the Springboks on Saturday.
Counties-Manukau piled more misery on an increasing despondent North Harbour with a 40-32 national provincial championship win at Pukekohe on Wednesday.
Leopards coach Leon Boshoff has made a number of changes as his team look to upset the Sharks in their Currie Cup encounter in Durban on Friday.
Wallaby playmaker Matt Giteau looks set to be a controversial omission from Australia's World Cup squad in a bazaar fall from grace for the 92-Test backline ace.
Scotland coach Andy Robinson urged his players to force their way into the World Cup reckoning after making 14 changes to his team to face Italy at Murrayfield on Saturday.
Western Province wasted no time in calling up Springboks Juan de Jongh and Gio Aplon for their Currie Cup crunch match with the Golden Lions on Friday, after the two were released from national team duty.
Gilbert has released a new line of rugby cleats. The Gilbert Virtuo 8S is part of the exciting new product. Check it out.
The entire All Blacks apparel line has been updated for 2013/14. Check out the New Zealand All Blacks polo.
The Nike Tiempo is a solid rugby cleat and one of few styles still made from full-grain natural leather.
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Wear the crest of the British and Irish Lions on your t-shirt. A great look for the summer.
The All Blacks Performance t-shirt is black with hints of blue from the training jersey. Very Cool.
The New Zealand All Blacks training jersey for 2013/14. Get in the Gear!
The USA Rugby Pro Alternate rugby jersey is perfect for any fan of the Eagles. Get yours to wear during the summer Test matches.
The NEW All Blacks 2013/14 jersey has arrived at World Rugby Shop. Dare to wear the colors of the All Blacks.