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Sunday Social: Warren Gatland's woes, a dummy & a wedgie

Posted On: 9 Aug 2020   |   Posted By: Planet Rugby

Sunday Social: Warren Gatland's woes, a dummy & a wedgie

It is time for Planet Rugby's Sunday Social, your quirky recap of the serious and not so serious talking points from the past week's action.
We start in New Zealand where the Hurricanes showed us what they do to stay mentally fit as part of Super Rugby Aotearoa's Wellbeing round.
To help mark WellBeingRound , catch up with Hurricanesrugby to find out how they stay mentally fit off the pitch and keep connected with each other.
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- Super Rugby August 8, 2020
The Wellington-based outfit's All Blacks star Ardie Savea was full of tricks in his their win over the Chiefs, especially with this eye-catching dummy.
What a tricky guy... ardiesavea
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- Super Rugby August 8, 2020
That encounter on Saturday was another forgetful one for the Chiefs, who finished their Super Rugby campaign with another defeat - their eighth one from as many games in the competition. Even a Twitter page has been created in honour of...

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