Nelspruit, South Africa Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Argentina ready for All Blacks challenge, says Agustin CreevyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | The Age

    Relinquishing a 10-point lead with 10 minutes remaining in their first Super Rugby Championship clash against South Africa has helped Argentina in their preparations for their match against New Zealand in Hamilton on Saturday, according to captain Agustin Creevy. The Pumas were leading 23-13 in Nelspruit in their opening match of this year's competition only for the Springboks to storm back and score 17 unanswered points and clinch a remarkable victory.

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  2. Sport24.co.za | Coetzee: Boks will never lose their auraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | News24

    He was speaking after a first ever home loss to Ireland in June. In 2015, the Boks also lost to Japan and Argentina for the first time.

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  3. Cheika makes 2 changes to Wallabies for South Africa testRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Brandon Sun

    Australia coach Michael Cheika has made two changes to his starting lineup for Saturday's Rugby Championship test against South Africa, hoping for a reversal of form to end the Wallabies' six-test losing streak. Reece Hodge will earn his first start for Australia after coming off the bench in the 29-9 loss to New Zealand two weeks ago.

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  4. Pumas' Moroni back from sevens to face All BlacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Matias Moroni has been recalled for Argentina's Rugby Championship clash against New Zealand after he missed the opening two games of the southern hemisphere tournament when playing sevens at the Rio Olympics. Rugby Union - Ireland v Argentina - IRB Rugby World Cup 2015 Quarter Final - Millennium Stadium, Cardiff, Wales - 18/10/15 Argentina's Matias Moroni scores their first try Reuters / Toby Melville Livepic WELLINGTON: Matias Moroni has been recalled for Argentina's Rugby Championship clash against New Zealand after he missed the opening two games of the southern hemisphere tournament when playing sevens at the Rio Olympics.

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  5. Crotty returns to face ArgentinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | The Otago Daily Times

    Centre Ryan Crotty has recovered from a head injury and returns to the All Blacks team to face Argentina in the Rugby Championship on Saturday. Crotty, who started against the Wallabies in Sydney on August 20, missed the return game in Wellington, with Anton Lienert-Brown making an impressive debut in the 29-9 victory that sealed the Bledisloe Cup for a 14th successive season.

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  6. Crotty returns as All Blacks name settled side to face PumasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    New Zealand centre Ryan Crotty has recovered from a head injury and returns to the All Blacks team to face fast-improving Argentina in the Rugby Championship on Saturday. Australia Rugby Union - Bledisloe Cup - Australia's Wallabies v New Zealand All Blacks - Olympic Stadium, Sydney, Australia - 20/8/16 New Zealand's centre Ryan Crotty scores the first try as Australia's Will Genia attempts to tackle.

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  7. Revamped Bok team to face WallabiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Brisbane Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has included Francois Hougaard, Juan de Jongh and Jesse Kriel in a revamped backline for the Rugby Championship Test against the Wallabies at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane on Saturday. In the only change amongst the forwards, tighthead prop Lourens Adriaanse will earn his first start for the Springboks in place of Vincent Koch, while Eben Etzebeth will become the youngest player ever to reach the milestone of 50 Tests for South Africa this weekend.

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  8. Bafana win shouldn't be enough to save MashabaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Bafana Bafana right winger Mandla Masango battles for possession with Egypt's Mohamed Abdelshafy during Tuesday's Nelson Mandela Challenge clash at Orlando Stadium in Soweto. Photo: Samuel Shivambu, BackpagePix Bafana Bafana were better, but should their 1-0 Nelson Mandela Challenge win over Egypt be enough to save Shakes Mashaba? One wouldn't like to think so.

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  9. Ashfak Mohamed: Habana should be next Bok captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    It appears as if Allister Coetzee is going to stick with Adriaan Strauss as the Springbok captain until he retires at the end of the year. Photo: Luigi Bennett It appears as if Allister Coetzee is going to stick with Adriaan Strauss as the Springbok captain until he retires at the end of the year.

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  10. Must-win for MashabaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    The Mandela Challenge has taken on the status of must-win for Shakes Mashaba following Bafana's dismal failure in the Afcon qualifiers, writes Mazola Molefe. Photo: Muzi Ntombela The Nelson Mandela Challenge match between Bafana Bafana and Egypt quickly lost the friendly tag following yet another disappointing result by the national team in Nelspruit last week.

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  11. Sport24.co.za | De Jongh to transfer Sevens experience to BoksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | News24

    Before featuring as a substitute in South Africa's 30-23 win over Argentina in Nelspruit last month, Juan de Jongh's last Test match had come in November 2012. De Jongh is part of a 28-man squad currently in Brisbane where the Boks are preparing for Saturday's crucial Rugby Championship Test against Australia.

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  12. Sport24.co.za | Dolly set to feature against EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | News24

    Bafana Bafana midfielder Keagan Dolly looks set to play a role against Egypt in the 22st Edition of the Nelson Mandela Challenge on Tuesday night at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto. Dolly missed last week's encounter against Mauritania in the final round of the 2017 Gabon African Cup of Nations qualifiers, which ended in a 1-1 draw at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit.

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  13. South Africa/Egypt: Bafana Host Egypt in Mandela ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Bafana Bafana midfielder Keagan Dolly looks set to play a role against Egypt in the 22st Edition of the Nelson Mandela Challenge tonight at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto. Dolly missed last week's encounter against Mauritania in the final round of the 2017 Gabon African Cup of Nations qualifiers, which ended in a 1-1 draw at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit.

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  14. All Black players - Wallabies aggression a sign of weaknessRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2016 | RuggaWorld

    Australia's attempt to impose themselves with physical aggression in the second Bledisloe Cup match in Wellington was a sign of "weakness" and a team not concentrating on their rugby, according to All Blacks players. Thrashed 42-8 at home in the opener in Sydney, the Wallabies brought more niggle in the spite-tinged re-match in Wellington but fell 29-9 in another one-sided defeat.

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  15. Furman calls on Bafana to do it for the fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Bafana Bafana won t be going to the 2017 African Cup of Nations, but they hope to start with a clean slate as they build up to the 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifying campaign. Photo: Sydney Mahlang Bafana Bafana won't be going to the 2017 African Cup of Nations, but they hope to start with a clean slate as they build up to the 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifying campaign.

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  16. Sign of weakness: All Black stars Brodie Retallick and Sam Cane question Aussie tacticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    The Wallabies adopted an aggressive approach in the second Bledisloe Cup match in Wellington, which New Zealand players believe showed a lack of focus Australia's attempt to impose themselves with physical aggression in the second Bledisloe Cup match in Wellington was a sign of "weakness" and a team not concentrating on their rugby, according to All Blacks players. Thrashed 42-8 at home in the opener in Sydney, the Wallabies brought more niggle in the spite-tinged rematch in Wellington but fell 29-9 in another one-sided defeat.

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  17. Mauritania coach Corentin Martins unsure over futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2016 | BBC News

    Mauritania coach Corentin Martins is unsure if he will stay on despite leading the team to their best finish in a qualifying competition. A 1-1 draw away with South Africa in Nelspruit on Friday night ensured that Mauritania finished runners-up to Cameroon in their group for the 2017 African Nations Cup finals.

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  18. There must be someone better than Shakes MashabaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Surely, that should be it... If Safa doesn't realise that Bafana Bafana are on the road to nowhere under coach Shakes Mashaba, then it probably never will. The signs have been there for quite a while, but ignorance, as they say, is bliss.

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  19. Sport24.co.za | Bafana held by 10-man MauritaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | News24

    South Africa's unsuccessful 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying campaign ended with a dismal 1-1 stalemate against 10-man Mauritania at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit, on Friday evening. Hlompho Kekana and Dialo Guideye on target for their respective teams in the space of nine minutes - the draw Bafana Bafana's third in as many home games.

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  20. Bafana, Mauritania draw in NelspruitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    What if. These two words are used so often when talking about Bafana Bafana that they might as well be written in their badge.

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