Indian Super League: New East Bengal coach Robbie Fowler aiming to groom local players
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Indian Super League: New East Bengal coach Robbie Fowler aiming to groom local players

Kolkata: Liverpool legend and former England striker Robbie Fowler, who was appointed as the head coach of East Bengal on Friday, said his aim is to groom local talent and help them improve. The club will take part in the 2020-21 Indian Super League (ISL). “We want to be competitive. We want to make new…

SF Shock’s Top Plays, Prize Money from 2020 Overwatch League Grand Finals
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SF Shock’s Top Plays, Prize Money from 2020 Overwatch League Grand Finals

Ben Pursell for Blizzard EntertainmentWith a 4-2 win over the Seoul Dynasty, the San Francisco Shock have won the Overwatch League Grand Finals in consecutive seasons and cemented themselves as the greatest team in Overwatch history. While the sample size is too small for the “dynasty” moniker to be slung around, the Shock’s organizational culture warrants…

King James finally ready to rule Australian rugby
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King James finally ready to rule Australian rugby

Words, not actions, used to define O’Connor but, according to Hooper, that has completely changed.”When you’re a young guy in a team, just watching what some of the more experienced players do is some of the best leadership. The way he goes about preparing himself at No.10 is pretty crucial, but also his body. Certainly…

Sprangalang, now revered, was once shunned – colleagues
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Sprangalang, now revered, was once shunned – colleagues

Features Yvonne Webb Saturday 10 October 2020 Errol Fabien – Angelo MarcelleTHE inmeasurable talent of the late Dennis “Sprangalang” Hall is now being revered and lauded, but his long-standing friend Errol Fabien recalled how he was shunned and at one time referred to as a “gorilla.” Fabien recalled taking the now famous Cultural Sprangalang show,…

News24.com | Decision on Springboks’ Rugby Championship title defence set for next week
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News24.com | Decision on Springboks’ Rugby Championship title defence set for next week

SA Rugby will reach a decision next week on whether the Springboks will defend their Rugby Championship title in 2020.This year’s edition of the tournament starts at the end of this month in Australia.”The Springboks’ ability to participate in the Rugby Championship would be finalised early next week,” SA Rugby said in a statement released on…

Rugby-Australia team to play New Zealand
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Rugby-Australia team to play New Zealand

WELLINGTON, Oct 9 (Reuters) – Wallabies coach Dave Rennie named the following team to play New Zealand in their first Bledisloe Cup clash at Wellington Regional Stadium on Sunday:Australia: 15-Tom Banks, 14-Filipo Daugunu, 13-Hunter Paisami, 12-Matt Toomua, 11-Marika Koroibete, 10-James O’Connor, 9-Nic White, 8-Pete Samu, 7-Michael Hooper (captain), 6-Harry Wilson, 5-Matt Philip, 4-Lukhan Solokaia-Loto, 3-Taniela…

Rugby-Mo’unga given nod at flyhalf for New Zealand v Australia
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Rugby-Mo’unga given nod at flyhalf for New Zealand v Australia

WELLINGTON, Oct 9 (Reuters) – All Blacks coach Ian Foster has settled early doubts on the debate over who will play flyhalf in his tenure with Richie Mo’unga named to start the first Bledisloe Cup test against Australia at Wellington Regional Stadium on Sunday.Foster chose to stick with the dual-playmaker tactic introduced by his predecessor…

Super Rugby Unlocked: Pumas name team for tournament debut
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Super Rugby Unlocked: Pumas name team for tournament debut

Pumas coach Jimmy Stonehouse named a squad featuring a few experienced campaigners for their Super Rugby Unlocked opener against the Toyota Cheetahs in Bloemfontein on Saturday. Stonehouse will be hoping his senior players can provide the direction for the energetic newcomers in the group. Veterans to shoulder plenty of responsibility Willie Engelbrecht (Number Eight), Devon…

League of Geeks named Studio of the Year at Australian Game Developer Awards
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League of Geeks named Studio of the Year at Australian Game Developer Awards

SMG Studio picked up Game of the Year for Moving Out, and Pond Games was honoured twice for RiteLeague of Geeks was named Studio of the Year at the Australian Game Developer Awards (AGDA) this week.The Melbourne-based developer signed a publishing deal with Private Division in July for its second project — the first being…

News24.com | WEEKEND TEAMS | Super Rugby Unlocked
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News24.com | WEEKEND TEAMS | Super Rugby Unlocked

Friday, 16 October – Cheetahs v Bulls (19:00)Cheetahs15 Clayton Blommetjies, 14 Malcolm Jaer, 13 Benhard Janse van Rensburg, 12 Frans Steyn, 11 Rosko Specman, 10 Tian Schoeman, 9 Ruan Pienaar (captain), 8 Jasper Wiese, 7 Junior Pokomela, 6 Andisa Ntsila, 5 Walt Steenkamp, 4 Carl Wegner, 3 Luan de Bruin, 2 Reinach Venter, 1 Charles…