Rugby World Cup 2011: More Colour, Passion and Opportunity October 17th 2011 48 games of rugby were played throughout New Zealand during Rugby World Cup 2011. 48 games played by 20 of the best teams in the world, providing some exciting entertainment and the occasional upset result.
But players on the field weren’t the only crowd-pullers.
Although some followers took game results more seriously than others, many were here for the atmosphere that can only really be ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand The Polynesian Maori reached New Zealand in about A.D. 800. In 1840, their chieftains entered into a compact with Britain, the Treaty of Waitangi, in which they ceded sovereignty to Queen Victoria while retaining territorial rights. In that same year... ... read more
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