Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Matthew Morgan's stunning solo try helps Cardiff Blues to quarter finals

Cardiff Blues flyer Matthew Morgan scored this stunning solo try against former club Bristol at the weekend, his second of the night, helping his side to a 37-21 in their European Challenge Cup clash at Arms Park. MORE »

Mathieu Bastareaud smashes Alex Lozowski with MONSTER hit

Against Saracens this past weekend Mathieu Bastareaud reminded everyone that he's still one of the game's biggest hitters, and that you can indeed still make enormous, legal hits in a rugby union match. His effort is without a doubt one of the biggest of the year so far. MORE »

Monday, January 23, 2017

Nemani Nadolo goes full beast mode to demolish Northampton Saints

Fiji and Montpellier winger Nemani Nadolo put in one of the performances of the weekend as he blasted through the Northampton Saints defence to help his side to a 26-17 victory on Friday night. He scored twice, and caused havoc whenever he had ball in hand. MORE »

Friday, January 20, 2017

Countdown to 2017 Six Nations - All Squads Announced

With the start of the 2017 RBS 6 Nations a mere two weeks away, today we're taking a look at the squads announced ahead of the tournament. Below are all the tournament squads, plus a little breakdown from us. MORE »


Thursday, January 19, 2017

#ThrowbackThursday: That time Delon Armitage crushed Nic White

Here is a quick #ThrowbackThursday clip that we haven't posted before, featuring Lyon's Delon Armitage making a crushing tackle on Montpellier's Nic White. The former Toulon fullback timed the challenge perfectly, getting the Wallaby ball and all. MORE »

Rugby Viadana score one of the quickest ever tries from a restart

A few weeks back this great try was scored in the Campionato Nazionale Eccellenza (Italian Premiership) by Rugby Viadana 1970's Ignacio "Nacho" Brex against Rugby Mogliano. As you can see, the try came from a restart kick and it was scored within 8.60 (roughly) seconds! MORE »

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Big news for Women's rugby as Women's Six Nations gets extended coverage

Today the Six Nations Council announced some great news for the Women's game, as it was explained that every game of the 2017 Women's Six Nations Championship will be broadcast live on television or streamed live on social media. MORE »

Luke Hamilton sings kids' song in unbelievable post match interview

North Harbour's Luke Hamilton has shown up the likes of Nick Cummins with one of the most amusing post match interviews ever seen. Hamilton was playing at the Bayleys National Sevens and after a win, he made this outstanding post match gesture for his kids. MORE »

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Will Skelton carded for slap after theatrical James Davies fall

Saracens pulled off a remarkable Champions Cup draw with the Scarlets despite losing Will Skelton to the sin-bin for a slap on Scarlets back-rower James Davies late in the game. MORE »

Scrag tackle leaves 7s player exposed up the middle

We're aware that some of our regular users may not be following on all of our social media accounts, so from time to time we'll post some of that content here so you don't miss out. With that in mind, here is a quick clip from a few days back that proved quite popular. MORE »

Saracens secure draw with hard fought Chris Ashton try in extra time

In what was a thrilling match against a tough Scarlets side, Chris Ashton managed to slide across the line during extra time for his second score to help European Champions Cup holders Saracens remain undefeated in the competition. MORE »

Saturday, January 14, 2017

Francois Steyn red carded for attempting to take Johnny Sexton's head off

Montpellier flyhalf Francois Steyn was shown a straight red card for a high tackle he made on Johnny Sexton during last night's European Champions Cup match in Dublin. Referee JP Doyle conferred with touch judge Wayne Barnes and the TMO, with red being the final outcome. MORE »

Friday, January 13, 2017

FREAKY FRIDAY discount on entire range of RD Merch, TODAY ONLY

With today being Friday the 13th, we've got a discount offer for you on our entire range of Rugbydump merchandise. Get 13% OFF when you order today using discount code FRIDAY13. Get great rugby Hoodies, T-shirts, mugs and more. MORE »

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Two players singled out in French second division mass brawl

ProD2, the French second division, returned with a bang as Colomiers beat bottom of the table Bourgoin 42-5 in a one sided encounter. With Colomiers leading comfortably late on, an off-the-ball scuffle between a few players quickly escalated into a full-on mass brawl. MORE »

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Barrington cleared while Barritt gets banned after no card

Following a dangerous challenge that resulted in a nasty concussion at the weekend, Saracens duo Richard Barrington and Brad Barritt both faced disciplinary hearings in London last night. In an interesting twist, Barrington was cleared and Barritt was suspended. MORE »