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Pundit Arena Team of The Rugby World Cup

Team Of The Rugby World Cup

2015 will go down as perhaps the greatest Rugby World Cup to date, with thrills, spills, and plenty of upsets throughout the month in England. As we look back at the tournament, the debate as to whom performed the best is raging, so naturally we compiled our team of the World …

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Georgia Beats Namibia 17-16 at RWC 2015

Georgia Beats Namibia 17-16 at RWC 2015

Georgia has all but booked its spot at the 2019 RWC with an error-strewn 17-16 victory over Namibia. The group and qualify automatically for Japan in four years time, unless Tonga pulls off a huge upset in its final game against the All Blacks. This year marks the first time …

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BBC: Rugby World Cup 2015: Tonga 10-17 Georgia

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Georgia started their Rugby World Cup campaign with a hard-fought win over Tonga in Gloucester. Mamuka Gorgodze’s converted try helped Georgia to a 10-3 half-time lead in their Pool C match at Kingsholm. Giorgi Tkhilaishvili scored in the corner for Georgia’s second try after the break, but Fetu’u Vainikolo’s converted …

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Mamuka Gorgodze Inspires Georgia to Famous World Cup Win Over Tonga

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Georgia claimed only the third win in their World Cup history as the captain Mamuka Gorgodze inspired them to victory over Pool C rivals Tonga at Kingsholm. The Toulon back-row forward epitomised Georgia’s unrelenting spirit and physical prowess by powering over for a first-half try as a 17-10 triumph meant they added …

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Captain Mamuka Gorgodze Leads From Front as Georgia Upset Odds

GLOUCESTER, 19 Sept – Georgia overcame a deficit of five places in the world rankings to see off Tonga 17-10 at Kingsholm after a heavyweight clash in Pool C, which also features RWC 2015 favourites New Zealand. The Tongans edged ahead with an early penalty from Kurt Morath. Merab Kvirikashvili levelled, at 3-3, with …

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Mamuka Gorgodze Among Rugby’s Top Hard men

Telegraph – Georgian national team player Mamuka Gorgodze, was named among rugby’s top hard men. The tragic death of Jerry Collins has robbed the world of one of the hardest men to ever play the game telegraph decided to make a list of hardest rugby players of the world. Telegraph …

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The Telegraph:Mamuka Gorgodze among top 100 rugby players

A member of the Georgian rugby team has been named among the top 100 current rugby union players by UK newspaper The Telegraph. Mamuka Gorgodze, who can play any lose-forward position in the national side, currently played in the top French professional rugby competition for Toulon, having signed with the …

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