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Tuesday, November 22, 2016

James Horwill has surgery to fix unbelievably gruesome finger injury

Harlequins lock James Horwill suffered a horrific finger injury this past weekend in the Aviva Premiership against Leicester Tigers, but his tough as nails attitude towards it has garnered him almost legendary status, as he appeared to want to continue playing. MORE »

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

The Maori All Blacks' tribute to late Anthony Foley was pure class

As the Maori All Blacks have now wrapped up their end of year tour, we look back on a special moment of class and great sportsmanship that occurred before their match with Munster last weekend. MORE »

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Perfectly executed back heel kick 100m try goes viral

In case you missed it, this video has gone viral in the last few days after it was shared on instagram. It features a bit of skill that we have probably all dreamed about doing at some point in our lives, but rarely has it even been executed so well. On the last play of the game. MORE »

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Kiwi pundits rubbish Craig Dowd accusations of "Disrespectful" Haka vs Ireland

SKY Sport New Zealand's The Breakdown have taken issue with Craig Dowd's assessment that the All Blacks' pre-match 'Kapa O Pango' Haka was a sign of disrespect towards Ireland, claiming that it was in fact the complete opposite. MORE »

Monday, October 31, 2016

Referee makes shocking call as he sends off wrong Shingler brother

Young Scottish referee Lloyd Linton made a bit of a howler with this decision in the Cardiff Blues vs Scarlets Welsh derby in the PRO12, a match that featured brothers Aaron and Steven Shingler playing for opposing teams. MORE »

Thursday, October 27, 2016

New Zealand fans urged to stop booing Quade Cooper

Former All Black Jeff Wilson says that it is time New Zealand fans stop booing Wallaby Quade Cooper. Wilson's comments were made on SKY NZ's The Breakdown show, in reference to the constant booing Cooper has received MORE »

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Nemani Nadolo shows incredible strength and flair in Montpellier win

Nemani Nadolo played an important role in Montpellier's European Champions Cup win over Leinster at the weekend. The Fijian winger was as destructive as ever, scoring two tries and producing a thundering defensive performance as well. MORE »

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Wallabies disallowed try viewed as a major turning point in loss

This huge call is still being discussed following the All Blacks' 37-10 Bledisloe Cup victory on Saturday. At 15-10 down, Wallabies playmaker Bernard Foley set up what seemed to be a great try for Henry Speight, however it was disallowed by the officials. MORE »

Saturday, October 22, 2016

Glasgow's coast-to-coast counter that was inches from being an epic try

Glasgow produced one of the greatest performances in their history to stun two-time European Champions Cup champions Leicester last weekend, scoring five tries in a 42-13 victory at Scotstoun. MORE »

Thursday, October 20, 2016

#ThrowbackThursday: That time New Zealand broke Irish hearts (twice)

The end-of-year internationals are just around the corner and Ireland in particular start with a fascinating clash. They kick their matches off in the unfamiliar territory of Soldier Field in Chicago, where they will face the All Blacks. MORE »

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Nigel Owens unimpressed by naughty Francois Steyn shouting at goalkicker

Montpellier back Francois Steyn was given a telling off by referee Nigel Owens after he shouted "MISS" when Northampton Saints' Stephen Myler attempted a conversion kick during their European Champions Cup match on Saturday. MORE »

Friday, October 14, 2016

Brilliant flick infield by Adam Knight saves Otago try

Otago flanker Adam Knight produced a sensational piece of play against Manawatu earlier today, helping his side to a 21-14 victory in the Mitre 10 Cup. It's the type of skill we've seen in Rugby League's NRL before, most notably in 2008 when Greg Inglis set up Mark Gasnier. MORE »

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Maro Itoje performs some sort of wizardry to steal ball

What can't this man do? Here is yet another brilliant bit of play from Maro Itoje, England's next superstar forward, if he isn't already. If you don't know much about him yet, you will soon because the Saracens lock is pure class, and at such a young age. MORE »

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Gigantic Joe Tekori tosses Morgan Parra to the floor with ease

Clermont Auvergne narrowly edged out Toulouse 29-25 in the Top 14 at the weekend, but scrumhalf Morgan Parra got a little more than he bargained for when he tried tacking giant Samoan, Joe Tekori. MORE »

Monday, October 10, 2016

Nick Phipps warned for pushing medic during Argentina Test

Wallabies replacement scrumhalf Nick Phipps has been issued with a warning after he pushed an Argentinian medic who was attempting to get the ball during their Rugby Championship match at Twickenham on Saturday. Phipps was penalised at the time. MORE »

Thursday, October 06, 2016

Aaron Smith apologises for toilet romp as New Zealand media react

Aaron Smith has given a heartfelt apology following the latest New Zealand rugby off field scandal, which involved him and a lady - not his partner - engaged in an airport toilet tryst. Smith was sent home so will miss out on Saturday's Test against the Springboks. MORE »

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Rieko Ioane knocking on All Blacks door with impressive hat-trick

Rieko Ioane is surely on the verge of a full-on international breakout as he scored a hat-trick against Bay of Plenty in week six action of the Mitre 10 Cup. MORE »

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Midweek Madness - The old SOMERSAULT over a tackle trick

There has been quite a bit of talk about jumping into the tackle recently, and then this happened in Western Australia. It took place in a Rugby League game of 9s and the footage has gone viral, so there has once again been a huge amount of debate around the laws. MORE »

Sunday, September 25, 2016

CJ Stander player mic captures comment about opposition flanker

Player Mic has proven extremely popular over the years and Sky Sports have got on board, doing a great job with Munster flanker CJ Stander this weekend. Stander was part of the 28-14 win over Edinburgh in the PRO12, and fans loved hearing him up close and personal. MORE »

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Springboks and Eben Etzebeth perplexed by 'technical' lineout law

During Saturday night's Rugby Championship clash in Christchurch the Springboks found themselves on the receiving end of a seldomly sanctioned lineout penalty, as Eben Etzebeth was found to have committed an early, or dummy, jump. MORE »

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