Paulo Teofilo

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 South Africa’s Duane Vermeulen: “If we don’t win we are out. We have to give our all. I’m ready to do that.” Photo:  Steve Haag/Gallo Images

A history of violence. Recent cuddlings of these gargantuan men is drenched in bloody yet wincingly enjoyable rugby. There have been 50-pointer(...)

Ireland debutant Dave Kearney scores the first of two tries against Samoa. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Ireland 40 Samoa 9 It was about new beginnings at the Aviva Stadium, with Ireland coach Joe Schmidt taking charge of his first test match, so t(...)

Samoa will be without the formidable services of Toulouse prop   Census Johnston when they face Ireland.  Photo: David Rogers/Getty

Joe Schmidt spoke yesterday about “losing control” of Johnny Sexton since the outhalf moved to Paris. Well, Samoan head coach Stephen Betham has pr(...)