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Monthly Archives: September 2011

Serge’s Match Analysis

Tweet England vs Romania The England and New Zealand wins couldn’t be much more different but they both show one of this World Cup’s crucial attacking weapons …the inside channel line break. With drift defences so confident and space at … Continue reading

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Form is Temporary. Class is Permanent.

Tweet Australia came into the World Cup as the form team. They had taken the Tri-Nations and the Super 15. They had a back division that looked likely to score from anywhere. Ireland came in with the worst of form. … Continue reading

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Pressure Pressure Pressure

Tweet France, England, S Africa, Australia, New Zealand Scotland, Ireland. Did any of them look like they were firing on all cylinders? England and S Africa could just as easily have been beaten and most of the others were second … Continue reading

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Predictability

Tweet Most international team sports tournaments have a degree of predictability about them. The outsiders very rarely have a day in the sun. And if they do they almost never have two. Four teams have won the Rugby World Cup … Continue reading

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