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Buses to the Brumbies

By 17 June 2013

ACTION have published destails of the bus services to tomorrow night’s blockbuster game against the British and Irish Lions at Canberra Stadium.
Catching the bus beats the hell out of sitting in the car park for an hour after the game.
Plus you meet your fellow fans!
Meanwhile the Brumbies are taking a tough, but no doubt fair, [...]

Brumbies named to tame the Lions

By 16 June 2013

It’s a once in a lifetime chance for these Brumbies players to go down in history as the provincials who beat the mighty British and Irish Lions on tour.
The squad has been named:
Wallabies squad members Peter Kimlin and Scott Sio will join Canberra club star, Chris Cocca when the University of Canberra Brumbies take [...]

RiotACT Rugby Review Podcast 2013, Episode 18

By 10 June 2013

Rob, Tim I mix up the rugby ideas in Duxton, expound on matters rugby.
The beer for review is the Gage Roads Atomic Pale Ale.
The music is by Hancock Basement.
You can download it now.

Brumbies crucify the Rebels and qualify for the finals!

By 7 June 2013

It’s hard to say what the best thing about tonight was.
– The jinking running lines?
– Big Noodles running rampant?
– The passing out of contact?
– The six tries?
– The second string players standing up?
– The power and pace?
It was a great night to be a Brumbies fan as they scored six tries and won 39-17
Foxports has [...]

Brumbies open training

By 5 June 2013

[ 16 June 2013; 10:30 am; ]

The Brumbies are letting it be known they’d like the fans to come down for a BBQ Breakfast and open training session at Griffith Oval.

It’s the last training session before they take on the British and Irish Lions.

RiotACT Rugby Review Podcast 2013, Episode 17

By 3 June 2013

Rob, I mix up the rugby ideas in Duxton, expound on matters rugby.
The beer for review is the Cascade First Harvest.
The music is by The Fighting League.
You can download it now.
Our tips for this weekend are:
Rob – Brumbies, Force
John – Brumbies, Force

Brumbies do enough to keep the train on the tracks. 30 to 23 over the Canes

By 1 June 2013

Foxsports has the happy news of the Brumbies hard fought win over the Wellington Hurricanes at home tonight:
Brumbies sharpshooter Christian Lealiifano has kicked six penalty goals from as many attempts to boot his side to a narrow 30-23 victory over the Hurricanes in Canberra.
The Brumbies looked to have the match sewn up after a [...]

Brumbies stick with winners to face the Hurricanes

By 30 May 2013

The Brumbies have named an unchanged side for tomorrow’s crucial game against the Wellington Hurricanes at Canberra Stadium:
The University of Canberra Brumbies have named an unchanged side to face the Hurricanes this weekend having come through last week’s match in Auckland unscathed.
With just three competition games left, the Brumbies are working hard to [...]

RiotACT Rugby Review Podcast 2013, Episode 16

By 27 May 2013

Rob, Tim and I mix up the rugby ideas in Duxton, expound on matters rugby.
The beer for review is the Squire’s Chancer.
The music is by E A V E S.
You can download it now.
Our tips for this weekend are:
Rob – Saders, Brumbies, Blues, Reds, Stormers, Cheetahs
John – Saders, Brumbies, Blues, Reds, Stormers, Bulls
Tim – Saders, [...]

Brumbies beast Blues in near blizzard

By 26 May 2013

I didn’t think they had it in them, but I’m thrilled to be proved wrong.
In horrendous conditions that made us all very glad to be sitting on a couch in Canberra the Brumbies have put one over the Auckland Blues in New Zealand.
Foxsports have the details:
The Brumbies have survived a late Blues fightback in [...]

RiotACT Rugby Review Podcast 2013, Episode 15

By 20 May 2013

Rob, and I mix up the rugby ideas in Duxton, expound on matters rugby.
The beer for review is the Forbidden Fruit Pear Cider.
The music is by Fires in July.
You can download it now.
Our tips for this weekend are:
Rob: crusaders, tahs, brumbies, force, cheetahs, stormers, bulls
John: crusaders, tahs, blues, highlanders, cheetahs, reds, bulls
Tim: crusaders, tahs, brumbies, [...]

Lealiifano and Mowen make the Wallabies squad

By 19 May 2013

Foxsports has the happy news that the Brumbies have added Christian Lealiifano and Ben Mowen to their ranks of Wallaby selected players with the naming of the squad to take on the Lions.
A well deserved honour and it will be great to see them showing what they can do.
Ben Alexander, Stephen Moore, and Joe Tomane [...]

Brumbies kick themselves to defeat

By 18 May 2013

Keo reports on how the Brumbies overcame many advantages to give victory to the NSW Waratahs.
They’ll need to play some good rugby to make the finals from here. And if they’re good enough to play it they’ll deserve it.
UPDATE: Foxsports have got more with video.

Brumbies named for the big one on Saturday night

By 16 May 2013

The Brumbies have announced their squad to play the NSW Waratahs in Sydney this weekend.
If they get the win they’re in as real contenders. A loss, well not so much.
The University of Canberra Brumbies have made two changes to their starting line-up, with Scott Sio named at loose-head prop and Scott Fardy returning from injury [...]

Brumbies throwing a limited edition jersey to the Lions

By 15 May 2013

The Brumbies have announced a special jersey for the upcoming game against the British and Irish Lions:
Key Features:
· Only 500 available
· The jersey features 1004 names of players who have represented the ACT in the non-professional era and Brumbies [...]

RiotACT Rugby Review Podcast 2013, Episode 14

By 13 May 2013

Rob, and I mix up the rugby ideas in Duxton, expound on matters rugby.
The beer for review is the Four Pines Vostok rated Stout.
The music is by When Giants Sleep.
You can download it now.
Our tips for this weekend are:
Rob: Chiefs, Rebels, Force, Blues, Brumbies, Bulls, Cheetahs
John: Chiefs, Stormers, Sharks, Crusaders, Brumbies, Bulls, Cheetahs

RiotACT Rugby Review Podcast 2013, Episode 13

By 6 May 2013

Rob, and I mix up the rugby ideas in Duxton, expound on matters rugby.
The beer for review is the Murray’s Craft Brewing Whale Ale.
The music is by Knights of the Spatchcock.
You can download it now.
Our tips for this weekend are:
Rob – Chiefs, Reds, Cheetahs, Blues, Tahs, Kings
John – Chiefs, Reds, Cheetahs, Blues, Tahs, Kings [...]

Poor Brumbies slump to the Crusaders 23 to 30

By 5 May 2013

Foxsports tells the tale of a Brumbies side that didn’t turn up to play in the first half.
A lacklustre performance from the Brumbies has seen them slump to their first home loss of the Super Rugby season, falling to their old foes the Crusaders 30-23 in Canberra.
The New Zealand heavyweights slowly ground their opponents down [...]

Dan Palmer back in an otherwise unchanged Brumbies side to face the Crusaders

By 3 May 2013

The Brumbies have announced their side for Sunday afternoon’s titanic clash in Bruce against the mighty Crusaders:
Palmer takes back his signature No. 3 jersey at tighthead prop moving Ben Alexander to loose-head and Scott Sio to the bench. Ruaidhri Murphy drops from the game-day 22.
The match holds special significance as George Smith will break [...]

RiotACT Rugby Review Podcast 2013, Episode 12

By 29 April 2013

Rob, Tim, and I mix up the rugby ideas in Duxton, expound on matters rugby.
The beer for review is the Pigs Fly Pale Ale (by The Bowral Brewing Company).
The music is by Old Ace.
You can download it now.
Our tips for this weekend are:
Rob – Blues, Chiefs, Highlanders, Reds, Tahs, Bulls, Brumbies
Tim – Blues, Chiefs, Sharks, [...]

Brumbies obliterate the Force. 41 over 7

By 27 April 2013

Keo has an early report of the brutal demolition of the Perth franchise this evening at the Stadium in Bruce:
The Brumbies forwards dominated the visitors and the back three of Jesse Mogg, Henry Speight and Joseph Tomane would have had greater trouble ordering a drink at a pub than they did in breaking down [...]

Scott Sio to start against the Force

By 25 April 2013

The Brumbies have named the side that really needs to score four tries against the Force this Saturday night in Bruce:
Sio starts into the No. 1 jersey with Ben Alexander moving across the scrum to tight-head prop and Dan Palmer out of the match-day 22. Ruaidhri Murphy makes his second appearance from the bench [...]

RiotACT Rugby Review Podcast 2013, Episode 11

By 22 April 2013

Rob, and I mix up the rugby ideas in Duxton, expound on matters rugby.
The beer for review is the Minimum Chips Golden Lager (by Matilda Bay).
The music is by The Haunted Attics.
You can download it now.
Our tips for this weekend are:
Rob: Canes, Reds, Chiefs, Brumbies, Bulls, Cheetahs, Crusaders
John: Canes, Reds, Chiefs, Brumbies, Bulls, Cheetahs, Crusaders

Irresistable force meets immovable object as Reds and Brumbies draw 19 all

By 20 April 2013

It was nail biting and ugly and the more enterprising side was not ours.
But the Brumbies defence to hold out the Reds was staggering.
Two points on the road is never a bad thing though.
We’ll get the Foxsports vision in when it becomes available.

Big Fotu to start against the Reds

By 18 April 2013

It’s a terrifyingly exciting week for the Brumbies faithful as we wait to see which Brumbies side turns up to play the Reds in a potentially conference defining clash in Brisbane this Saturday night.
So here’s the side:
The University of Canberra Brumbies have made two changes to their starting side which will face the Reds [...]

George Smith to play out the season for the Brumbies

By 17 April 2013

The Courier Mail reports that the Brumbies’ legend George Smith has been secured for the rest of the season. Which was just as well considering how little game time Colby Faingaa has been getting.
AN extended clearance to play on for the ACT Brumbies should now make George Smith an irresistible target for a Wallabies [...]

When does a prank become downright criminality?

By 16 April 2013

Green and Gold Rugby is running a tour diary of Brumbies scrum half Nic White.
And frankly one has to wonder if his “pranks” are going a little far:
I felt it was only fair to take Steve and Byron’s furniture and re- decorate my room. I got a key cut a reception, and took [...]

RiotACT Rugby Review Podcast 2013, Episode 10

By 15 April 2013

Rob, Tim and I mix up the rugby ideas in Duxton, expound on matters rugby.
The beer for review is the Tiger Lager Beer.
The music is by Super Best Friends.
You can download it now.
Our tips for this weekend are:
Rob – Canes, Chiefs, Crusaders, Brumbies, Sharks, Bulls
John – Canes, Chiefs, Crusaders, Brumbies, Sharks, Bulls
Tim – [...]

Brumbies get a win in Dunedin! 30 to 19 over the Highlanders

By 13 April 2013

Foxsports has the happy news that the Brumbies have put the wheels back on the cart and rumbled to a solid win over the Otago Highlanders in Dunedin:
Stalwart flanker George Smith has led the Brumbies to a decisive 30-19 win against the Highlanders after his backs launched a relentless aerial assault against their winless [...]

Moggy returns for Brumbies crunch game against Otago

By 10 April 2013

The Brumbies have named their side for Friday afternoon’s must win game against the Otago Highlanders in Dunedin.
Jordan Smiler has been selected to make his Super Rugby debut this Friday night against the Highlanders in Dunedin.
The 27 year old joined the University of Canberra Brumbies over the off season having made his way to Australia [...]

RiotACT Rugby Review Podcast 2013, Episode 9

By 8 April 2013

Rob, Tim and I mix up the rugby ideas in Duxton, expound on matters rugby.
The beer for review is the Miller Draft, now reviewed on a cool night.
The music is by Kempsey.
You can download it now.
Our tips for this weekend are:
Rob – Brumbies, Chiefs, Canes, Rebels, Crusaders, Sharks, Cheetahs
John – Brumbies, Chiefs, Blues, Kings, [...]

Watsons get one over White as the Kings draw against the Brumbies

By 5 April 2013

The little rated Southern Kings managed a draw, and many tries, against a Brumbies side that treated them with contempt tonight.
Brumbies need to extract their digits and start playing ball if they want to do something with the season.
UPDATE IN THE COLD LIGHT OF DAY: Foxsports tells the disappointing tale:
An after-the-siren try by No.8 Cornell [...]

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