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- Rugby-Will to trump skill in opening Lions test
By Nick Mulvenney BRISBANE, June 20 (Reuters) - The phoney war is almost over, the 46 protagonists have been named and the Brisbane stage is set as Australia braces for the unique ferocity of a British and Irish Lions test match. The first match of three, Saturday's clash at Lang Park (1000GMT) will go a long way to deciding whether Warren Gatland's fancied tourists can secure a first series ...
June 20, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! Sports
- CORRECTED (OFFICIAL)-Rugby-Tiesi to captain Pumas for first time against Georgia
(Fourth change in backs, reversal of centre numbers after Argentina clarification) BUENOS AIRES, June 20 (Reuters) - Centre Gonzalo Tiesi will captain Argentina for the first time in a one-off test match against Georgia in San Juan on Saturday. The 28-year-old London Welsh player replaces Felipe Contepomi, who is not included in coach Santiago Phelan's second-string squad after the Pumas' 2-0 ...
June 20, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News