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# tonga - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Tonga prepared for their Namibia win with a very cheeky diet
# Cheeky Nando's
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# Cheeky Nando's

Tonga prepared for their Namibia win with a very cheeky diet

Sep 30th 2015, 11:40 AM 7,104 Views 5 Comments

Tonga lived off a diet of Nando’s for 10 days.

# tonga - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Tonga get off the mark in Pool C but pushed all the way by excellent Namibia
# Champagne Rugby
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# Champagne Rugby

Tonga get off the mark in Pool C but pushed all the way by excellent Namibia

Sep 29th 2015, 6:57 PM 7,851 Views 2 Comments

A thoroughly entertaining 8-try game in Exeter.

# tonga - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Before Fiji bring the Cibi back to your screens tomorrow, pick your favourite 'war dance' in the RWC
# Shapes
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# Shapes

Before Fiji bring the Cibi back to your screens tomorrow, pick your favourite 'war dance' in the RWC

Sep 22nd 2015, 6:04 PM 6,680 Views 17 Comments

Love them or hate them, you can’t ignore these Pacific nations.

# tonga - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Romania donating warm-up game profit to player with kidney failure
# Classy Touch
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# Classy Touch

Romania donating warm-up game profit to player with kidney failure

Sep 3rd 2015, 8:45 PM 3,971 Views 2 Comments

A wonderful gesture.

# tonga - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Ireland's World Cup opponents came agonisingly close to a shock win over Samoa last night
# Oh Canada
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# Oh Canada

Ireland's World Cup opponents came agonisingly close to a shock win over Samoa last night

Jul 30th 2015, 4:36 PM 9,993 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, ex-Connacht wing Vainikolo provided one of Tonga’s tournament highlights, a try from 60 metres against USA.

# tonga - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Rather than use a hand-off, this Tongan prop just tried to punch his opponent away
# Going Down Swinging
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# Going Down Swinging

Rather than use a hand-off, this Tongan prop just tried to punch his opponent away

Jul 21st 2015, 2:24 PM 8,213 Views 2 Comments

Sona Taumalolo tried to punch a Fijian tackler.

# tonga - Monday 28 July, 2014

Ex-All Blacks considering international 'transfers' for Rugby World Cup
# Nationality
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# Nationality

Ex-All Blacks considering international 'transfers' for Rugby World Cup

Jul 28th 2014, 1:32 PM 12,551 Views 9 Comments

Former Munster centre Lifeimi Mafi is reported to be among the players hoping to line out for Tonga.

# tonga - Saturday 14 June, 2014

The flying Fijians were at their flair-driven best against Tonga
# Tries
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# Tries

The flying Fijians were at their flair-driven best against Tonga

Jun 14th 2014, 6:59 PM 3,588 Views 1 Comment

There’s no team like Fiji in this kind of form.

# tonga - Friday 30 May, 2014

'The All Blacks would have toured Nazi Germany' - Eliota Fuimaono-Sapolu
# Controversy
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# Controversy

'The All Blacks would have toured Nazi Germany' - Eliota Fuimaono-Sapolu

May 30th 2014, 10:01 AM 7,656 Views 22 Comments

The former Samoan international centre posted a YouTube video questioning why New Zealand don’t visit Polynesia.

# tonga - Friday 28 June, 2013

Guess who Ireland's most improved trade partners are...
# Trade Secrets
# Trade Secrets

Guess who Ireland's most improved trade partners are...

Jun 28th 2013, 8:15 PM 18,863 Views 39 Comments

The US and UK lead the way, but who are we trading with more and more?

# tonga - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Pro12: Connacht victory crucial for make-or-break month says Poolman
# Tv Blackout
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# Tv Blackout

Pro12: Connacht victory crucial for make-or-break month says Poolman

Dec 1st 2012, 9:15 AM 695 Views 0 Comments

The westerners entertain Edinburgh in Glasgow this evening ahead of Heineken Cup matches against Biarritz.

# tonga - Saturday 24 November, 2012

Tonga hand Scots humiliating defeat
# Upset
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# Upset

Tonga hand Scots humiliating defeat

Nov 24th 2012, 5:39 PM 1,408 Views 1 Comment

Andy Robinson watched his side go down 15-21 to the lowly islanders at Pittodrie.

# tonga - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Pro12: Connacht expect international quartet to feature against Treviso
# Italian Job
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# Italian Job

Pro12: Connacht expect international quartet to feature against Treviso

Oct 31st 2012, 5:38 PM 697 Views 0 Comments

The western province are also hoping to have captain Gavin Duffy back for the visit of the Italians.

# tonga - Friday 11 May, 2012

NFL star gets career boost after losing four stone on vegan diet
# No Pigskin
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# No Pigskin

NFL star gets career boost after losing four stone on vegan diet

May 11th 2012, 2:04 PM 388 Views 0 Comments

Deuce Lutui from Tonga has changed to ‘a mostly animal-free’ eating regime and loving life at the Seattle Seahawks.

# tonga - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

The strange story of the Tongan winter Olympian who turned out to be a German marketing gimmick
# Mad Men
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# Mad Men

The strange story of the Tongan winter Olympian who turned out to be a German marketing gimmick

Feb 1st 2012, 11:21 AM 534 Views 0 Comments

It’s not quite Cool Runnings.

# tonga - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

Poll: What's your favourite memory of the 2011 Rugby World Cup?
# Have Your Say
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# Have Your Say

Poll: What's your favourite memory of the 2011 Rugby World Cup?

Oct 25th 2011, 2:24 PM 1,132 Views 10 Comments

In what has generally been regarded as an excellent tournament, we recall some of the moments that defined the event. What’s been your highlight?

# tonga - Thursday 6 October, 2011

The Score's alternative team of the World Cup
# Gone Not Forgotten
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# Gone Not Forgotten

The Score's alternative team of the World Cup

Oct 6th 2011, 6:52 PM 1,023 Views 0 Comments

As the Rugby World Cup bids farewell to over half its nations, we pick our stand-outs from the twelve unfortunate squads that have already departed New Zealand.

# tonga - Saturday 1 October, 2011

As it happened: France v Tonga From The42
Live Oct 1st 2011, 5:37 AM

As it happened: France v Tonga

# tonga - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

As it happened: Japan v Tonga From The42
Live Sep 21st 2011, 8:26 AM

As it happened: Japan v Tonga

# tonga - Sunday 18 September, 2011

The sports week in pictures
# Snap Happy
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# Snap Happy

The sports week in pictures

Sep 18th 2011, 9:00 AM 725 Views 0 Comments

Reminisce about the sporting week that was with our slideshow of the best images from the last seven days.

# tonga - Wednesday 14 September, 2011

As it happened: Tonga vs. Canada From The42
Live Sep 14th 2011, 5:53 AM

As it happened: Tonga vs. Canada

# tonga - Friday 9 September, 2011

Hugh Cahill's New Zealand diary: Day 3
# On The Mic
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# On The Mic

Hugh Cahill's New Zealand diary: Day 3

Sep 9th 2011, 2:09 PM 491 Views 0 Comments

“Donal did mention that if one more fella came up to him with his tongue out shouting like a lunatic he was gonna knock him out. I was praying someone would…”

As it happened: All Blacks v Tonga From The42
Live Sep 9th 2011, 8:47 AM

As it happened: All Blacks v Tonga