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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

'Cement Mixer' Josua Tuisova bounces defenders on his way to brace of tries

Fijian Olympic Gold medalist and Toulon winger Josua Tuisova was at his rampaging best yet again against Benetton Treviso in their European Champions Cup match, scoring a brace of tries and picking up another brilliant nickname along the way. MORE »

Monday, January 15, 2018

5 outstanding tries up for Try of the Round in the European Champions Cup

The race for the quarter finals took place in Round 5 of the European Champions Cup, resulting in some fascinating contests and as seen here, sensational tries. Below are a look at five of the best, and you can vote for the one you think should be number one. MORE »

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Five of the best tries from Round 13 of the PRO14

The Guinness PRO14 served up another entertaining round of fixtures last weekend with a total of 48 tries scored. Here are five of the best from the weekend. MORE »

Monday, January 08, 2018

Sinoti Sinoti step from another planet helps Newcastle to victory

Newcastle Falcons winger Sinoti Sinoti showed how to step at a right angle on his way to scoring in their 28-20 win over Premiership leading Chiefs on Sunday afternoon. The win was Newcastle's sixth in a row and moves them into the sixth spot on the table. MORE »

Friday, January 05, 2018

The 5 Best Tries of the Month: December 2017

December closed off a fantastic year of rugby and with it came a selection of the month's finest tries across the Aviva Premiership, PRO14 and European scenes. Here is a fan-made round-up of the pick of the bunch. MORE »

Monday, January 01, 2018

Five of the Best tries from the latest round of the French Top 14

Round 14 of France's top domestic competition is in the books, so here's a look at five of the best tries from the latest action, including some scorchers and a top try in particular scored by a man who started his career in 1999. MORE »

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Jordan Larmour scores one of the best tries you will see this season

Leinster fullback Jordan Larmour scored a genuine try of the season contender as Munster were defeated 34-24 at Thomond Park. Just 20-years-old and already on Joe Schmidt's radar, Larmour will have Irish fans salivating at what is still to come. MORE »

Saturday, December 09, 2017

Montpellier edge out Glasgow Warriors despite Finn Russell magic pass

Despite some individual brilliance by the departing fly-half Fin Russell, Glasgow were unable to overcome visitors Montpellier who keep their European hopes alive after the 29-22 victory at Scotstoun. MORE »

Friday, December 08, 2017

Craig Barry ghosts Scarlets defence in Cheetahs win over champs

Following the latest round of Guinness PRO14 action, the Cheetahs picked up their sixth win of the competition after beating reigning champions Scarlets 28-21, in Bloemfontein. This moment from Craig Barry lit up the Free State Stadium. MORE »

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Rene Ranger somehow finds Victor Vito with unbelievable reverse flick pass

La Rochelle scored six tries to comfortably beat Pau 44-14 in their Top 14 clash at the weekend, with a number of former All Blacks on show. Most notable of which was the combination between Rene Ranger and Victor Vito, the latter finishing this superb try in the first half. MORE »

Monday, November 27, 2017

Rapid Chris Ashton avoids blooper and gets on end of Nonu's skill

Chris Ashton continues to pay dividends for Toulon and show exactly why they were keen to sign him. As these clips show, he still possesses world-class speed and knows how to both finish and save tries. MORE »

Sunday, November 26, 2017

Gloucester lock shows how easy it can be to score tries from lineouts

With one of the simplest moves you are likely to see Gloucester showed just how important a good line-out can be. MORE »

Thursday, November 16, 2017

#TBT - Tom Croft retires but this 2007 try will be remembered forever

Leicester Tigers, England and British and Irish Lions forward Tom Croft has today confirmed his retirement from professional rugby with immediate effect. He has been forced to retire on medical grounds, after persistent concerns with a neck injury. MORE »

Monday, November 06, 2017

Nikola Matawalu brilliance sets up outstanding length of the field try

In what will surely be considered among the tries of the year in the Pro 14, Nikola Matawalu produced this spectacular try against Leinster, showing his blistering pace as he ran straight through the defence and bolted the entire length of the field to set up Nick Grigg. MORE »

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Telusa Veainu's unbelievable feet leave defenders for dead on way to tryline

Fresh off the back of scoring a hat-trick against Castres, Leicester Tigers flyer Telusa Veainu crossed for this outstanding try against Newcastle Falcons in the Aviva Premiership. It was the opening try in the Tigers' 30-13 victory at Kingston Park. MORE »

Monday, October 30, 2017

Ash Splash returns as Chris Ashton darts in from 80m for Toulon

The Ash Splash returned as Toulon beat Brive 41-24 on Saturday, with former England winger Chris Ashton picking up a second half brace, including an impressive 80m long range effort. The win helped the three-time European champions Toulon move into third place in the Top 14. MORE »

Monday, October 23, 2017

Former Parramatta Eels star Semi Radradra impresses for Toulon

Playing in only his third match for Top 14 powerhouse Toulon, recent League convert Semi Radradra had a match to remember, scoring on his first touch and then impressively fending off two defenders later in the match. MORE »

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Scarlets' Steff Evans finishes sensational team try in heavy rain

Rhys Priestland kicked Bath to an 18-13 win over his former team, but it was Scarlets that scored one of the tries of the weekend, as winger Steff Evans went over in the first half in wet and windy conditions. MORE »

Monday, October 16, 2017

Izaia Perese destroys two hapless defenders as he storms in for a try

Queensland Country secured their top four position in Australia's National Rugby Championship on Saturday with a 57-31 win over Greater Sydney Rams. One of the tries of the match came from young Wallaby hopeful Izaia Perese, who bounced off two men to score. MORE »

Monday, October 02, 2017

Nemani Nadolo rampages for impressive hat-trick

Giant Fijian winger Nemani Nadolo scored a hat-trick over the weekend, scoring enough points to take down Brive by himself in Montpellier's emphatic 54-10 win. Oddly enough, he did the exact same thing to Brive one year ago. MORE »

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