RLWC 2013: Fiji outplays Ireland

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To league, Fiji thrashed Ireland 32-14, in their opening Rugby League World Cup match at Spotland in Rochdale. While it was a family affair for Fiji with the Naiqama brothers, the Irish side had a whakapapa connection to the Pewhairangi family of Ngati Porou. Apirana Pewhairangi playing at number four played his first international game …

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France v Scotland Full Match Highlights 16 March 2013

France v Scotland Full Match Highlights 16 March 2013

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DFA Rugby World Cup

DFA Rugby World Cup

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Hello ladies and gentlemen, Paul Kavanagh here. I’m Ireland’s Ambassador in Japan. The Japanese people as a whole are looking forward to welcoming the Irish in Japan for the Rugby World Cup later in the year But, if there’s one piece of advice I could give you, it is to prepare well for your visit. …

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