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Duco boss hoses down talk of switching Brisbane Global Tens and Auckland Nines - Stuff.co.nz;

Duco boss hoses down talk of switching Brisbane Global Tens and Auckland Nines - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzDuco boss hoses down talk of switching Brisbane Global Tens and Auckland NinesStuff.co.nzDuco Events Australia chief executive Rachael Carroll has given her assurance rugby's Brisbane Global Tens will remain in Queensland amid talks of a swap with the Auckland Nines next year. The NRL want to negotiate a deal with Duco, the brains behind ...and more »

Big ambitions for Brisbane Tens - Rugby.com.au;

Big ambitions for Brisbane Tens - Rugby.com.au

Rugby.com.auBig ambitions for Brisbane TensRugby.com.auDuco would like to include women in the Tens. Photo: RUGBY.com.au/Stuart Walmsley. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on Twitter · Share via Email · Beth Newman Profile. by Beth Newman. Brisbane Tens organisers have lofty goals in ...and more »

Brisbane Global Tens a learning experience for eliminated Waratahs, says Israel Folau - The Sydney Morning Herald

Brisbane Global Tens a learning experience for eliminated Waratahs, says Israel FolauThe Sydney Morning HeraldIsrael Folau says the inaugural Brisbane Global Tens event was a great learning experience for the Waratahs despite their failure to progress from their pool. After going down to the Wild Knights and the Chiefs on Saturday, the Waratahs salvaged some ...and more »

Future's bright for Brisbane Global Tens, writes Jim Tucker - Courier Mail;

Future's bright for Brisbane Global Tens, writes Jim Tucker - Courier Mail

Courier MailFuture's bright for Brisbane Global Tens, writes Jim TuckerCourier MailBRISBANE'S bold punt on the Global Rugby Tens has been a winner but the best news is that the flamboyant Fijians, night games and luring more top All Blacks are already part of next year's planning. The manic pace of 28 games over the weekend and ...and more »

Inaugural Brisbane Global Tens delivers on field as players, fans sweat it out - The Sydney Morning Herald;

Inaugural Brisbane Global Tens delivers on field as players, fans sweat it out - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning HeraldInaugural Brisbane Global Tens delivers on field as players, fans sweat it outThe Sydney Morning HeraldWaratahs assistant coach Nathan Grey says his side failed to chance their arm on the opening day of the Brisbane Global Tens as NSW look set for an early exit from the inaugural tournament at Suncorp Stadium. The Tahs were slow out of the blocks ...and more »

Ten reasons the Tens are better than the Sevens - The Sydney Morning Herald;

Ten reasons the Tens are better than the Sevens - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning HeraldTen reasons the Tens are better than the SevensThe Sydney Morning HeraldBigger names There's no doubt Sevens is an exciting format and the Olympics has given its players an even bigger profile. But Tens brings into play some of the household names of rugby, even without most of the All Blacks in this year's edition. Israel ...and more »

Tens intensity rivals trials - Rugby.com.au;

Tens intensity rivals trials - Rugby.com.au

Rugby.com.auTens intensity rivals trialsRugby.com.auIf Robbie Deans was still a Super Rugby coach, he reckons the Tens would be the perfect lead-up tournament for his players. Deans coached the Crusaders to seven Super Rugby titles and said the format worked well as a preparation for the season, though ...and more »

St.George Queensland Reds fall in Brisbane Global Rugby Tens quarter-finals - RedsRugby.com.au (press release);

St.George Queensland Reds fall in Brisbane Global Rugby Tens quarter-finals - RedsRugby.com.au (press release)

RedsRugby.com.au (press release)St.George Queensland Reds fall in Brisbane Global Rugby Tens quarter-finalsRedsRugby.com.au (press release)The St.George Queensland Reds have exited the inaugural Brisbane Global Rugby Tens following a spirited 12-10 loss to the Chiefs in the quarter-finals. Earlier in the day, the Reds booked their place in the quarters with a 12-5 win over Samoa. Reds ...and more »

Global Tens: Melbourne Rebels back quickly into Super Rugby mode after early exit in Brisbane - NEWS.com.au;

Global Tens: Melbourne Rebels back quickly into Super Rugby mode after early exit in Brisbane - NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.auGlobal Tens: Melbourne Rebels back quickly into Super Rugby mode after early exit in BrisbaneNEWS.com.auTHE Melbourne Rebels will turn their attentions back to next week's start to the Super Rugby season after making an unlucky exit from the Global Tens on Sunday morning. Needing a win in their final pool game to advance to the quarterfinals of the ...and more »

Folau fit despite minimal Tens involvement - Wide World of Sports;

Folau fit despite minimal Tens involvement - Wide World of Sports

Wide World of SportsFolau fit despite minimal Tens involvementWide World of SportsThe NSW Waratahs have defended the decision to play Israel Folau in only the opening match of the Brisbane Global Tens. (AAP). FShareTTweetQSMSWWhatsAppBEmailGJTumblrLLinkedIn. Feb 12th, 2017. The NSW Waratahs have defended their ...and more »

Toulon open to stronger Tens stints - Rugby.com.au;

Toulon open to stronger Tens stints - Rugby.com.au

Rugby.com.auToulon open to stronger Tens stintsRugby.com.auMore Toulon top liners might turn out for the Brisbane Tens in years to come, assistant coach Steve Meehan says. Toulon did not bring its strongest side to Brisbane, and the benefits they and other international teams gain from such a long trip have ...and more »

Panasonic Wild Knights earn pair of triumphs at Brisbane Global Rugby Tens - The Japan Times

Panasonic Wild Knights earn pair of triumphs at Brisbane Global Rugby TensThe Japan TimesBRISBANE, AUSTRALIA – The Panasonic Wild Knights laid down a marker Saturday at the Brisbane Global Rugby Tens, finishing the first day with two wins over Australian Super Rugby sides. Robbie Deans' team beat the Waratahs 15-5 in its opening game ...and more »

Waratahs assistant coach Nathan Grey says team not panicking despite 'ordinary' showing in Global Tens - Courier Mail;

Waratahs assistant coach Nathan Grey says team not panicking despite 'ordinary' showing in Global Tens - Courier Mail

Courier MailWaratahs assistant coach Nathan Grey says team not panicking despite 'ordinary' showing in Global TensCourier MailNSW assistant coach Nathan Grey says the winless start to the Brisbane Global Tens tournament is “very disappointing'' but the Waratahs are certainly not panicking ahead of their 2017 Super Rugby campaign. In searing temperatures at Suncorp Stadium ...and more »

Brisbane Global Rugby Tens: Karmichael Hunt shines for Reds to offer hope for Super League season - Fox Sports;

Brisbane Global Rugby Tens: Karmichael Hunt shines for Reds to offer hope for Super League season - Fox Sports

Fox SportsBrisbane Global Rugby Tens: Karmichael Hunt shines for Reds to offer hope for Super League seasonFox SportsA RE-ENERGISED Karmichael Hunt adopted a new wolfman persona when the Queensland Reds sprung to life in Saturday's scorcher at the Brisbane Global Rugby Tens. Those diehard fans left disheartened by last year's three-win season in Super Rugby ...and more »

Underdog Panasonic Wild Knights turn crowd pleasers at Brisbane Tens - Fox Sports;

Underdog Panasonic Wild Knights turn crowd pleasers at Brisbane Tens - Fox Sports

Fox SportsUnderdog Panasonic Wild Knights turn crowd pleasers at Brisbane TensFox SportsThe Japanese club ended day one as crowd favourites after two dazzling displays at Suncorp Stadium — bowing to thank their new fans then cracking jokes at their press conference. It's not quite Japan stunning the Springboks at the 2015 Rugby World Cup ...and more »

Waratahs concerned over form, not Folau - Rugby.com.au;

Waratahs concerned over form, not Folau - Rugby.com.au

Rugby.com.auWaratahs concerned over form, not FolauRugby.com.auWaratahs star Israel Folau was a no-show in their second Tens loss, but acting coach Nathan Grey says there's nothing to worry about. Folau featured in NSW's first match against Panasonic and though he was benched in their second, Grey said there was ...and more »

Panasonic success should be no surprise: Deans - Rugby.com.au;

Panasonic success should be no surprise: Deans - Rugby.com.au

Rugby.com.auPanasonic success should be no surprise: DeansRugby.com.auThat was the message from Wild Knights coach Robbie Deans after two wins from their opening two games against the Rebels and the Waratahs. The Japanese Top League powerweights emerged as a dark horse at Suncorp Stadium, but Deans said it was ...and more »

Brumbies best of Aussie teams at Rugby Tens - ESPN

Brumbies best of Aussie teams at Rugby TensESPNThe Brumbies have one foot in the Brisbane Global Rugby Tens semi-finals after finishing up as day one's best-performed Australian side. One of just two teams forced to play all three of their pool matches on Saturday, the Brumbies toughed through ...and more »

Pulver: Brisbane Tens is here to stay - Wide World of Sports;

Pulver: Brisbane Tens is here to stay - Wide World of Sports

Wide World of SportsPulver: Brisbane Tens is here to stayWide World of SportsAustralian Rugby Union boss Bill Pulver says the Brisbane Global Rugby Tens is here to stay, hailing the inaugural event as a resounding success. Pulver described the tens, which kicked off on Saturday at Suncorp Stadium, as the "most powerful launch ...and more »

Rugby: Qld Reds draw as Melbourne Rebels the only Aussie winners at Tens - The Sydney Morning Herald;

Rugby: Qld Reds draw as Melbourne Rebels the only Aussie winners at Tens - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning HeraldRugby: Qld Reds draw as Melbourne Rebels the only Aussie winners at TensThe Sydney Morning HeraldAustralian franchises are off to a mixed start as they come to terms with scorching conditions at the inaugural Brisbane Global Rugby Tens. The Melbourne Rebels scored an upset win, the Queensland Reds drew while the NSW Waratahs face a must-win ...and more »