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The Brumbies will be looking to bounce back next week against the Highlanders after suffering an upset to loss to the Melbourne Rebels.

Mon, 20 Apr 2015 00:59:14 +1200
Reds can beat anyone (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/rugby/news/article/-/27203300

James O'Connor believes the Queensland Reds should fear no team in Super Rugby after snapping a six-game losing streak in dramatic style on Sunday.

Mon, 20 Apr 2015 00:57:14 +1200
Waratahs push boundaries to revive Super 15 season (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/rugby/news/article/-/27206973

Wellington (AFP) - The New South Wales Waratahs tested the offside boundaries with spectacular results as they revived their Super 15 title defence hopes by inflicting the first defeat of the year on the Wellington Hurricanes.

Mon, 20 Apr 2015 00:56:17 +1200
Force fumes over shabby rugby fixturing (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/rugby/news/article/-/27206795

Western Force slumped to their eighth straight loss on Saturday night when they suffered a 13-6 defeat to the Stormers in Perth.

Sun, 19 Apr 2015 23:57:05 +1200
McCaw, Carter struggling (Newstalk ZB) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/rugby/news/article/-/27206914

Richie McCaw believes Dan Carter's goal-kicking issues against the Chiefs are a symptom of what's going wrong at the Crusaders.

Sun, 19 Apr 2015 23:34:53 +1200
McCaw, Carter struggling (Newstalk ZB) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/rugby/news/article/-/27206913

Richie McCaw believes Dan Carter's goal-kicking issues against the Chiefs are a symptom of what's going wrong at the Crusaders.

Sun, 19 Apr 2015 23:34:50 +1200
Rebels emerge as Super Rugby finals hopes (NZ Newswire) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/rugby/news/article/-/27206450

The NSW Waratahs' win over the table-topping Hurricanes and the Rebels' success against the Brumbies has turned Australian fortunes in Super Rugby.

Sun, 19 Apr 2015 22:04:38 +1200
Rebels emerge as Super Rugby finals hopes (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/rugby/news/article/-/27206447

The NSW Waratahs' win over the table-topping Hurricanes and the Rebels' success against the Brumbies has turned Australian fortunes in Super Rugby.

Sun, 19 Apr 2015 22:03:17 +1200
Strong start for NZ in women's sevens (NZ Newswire) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/rugby/news/article/-/27206320

New Zealand opened the fourth tournament of the women's rugby sevens world series with comfortable wins over Fiji and Spain.

Sun, 19 Apr 2015 21:17:34 +1200
History may be repeating for NSW Waratahs (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/rugby/news/article/-/27206231

The NSW Waratahs are hoping another stirring comeback win over the Hurricanes can spark a run to back-to-back Super Rugby titles.

Sun, 19 Apr 2015 20:38:07 +1200