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Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Chris Ashton scores sneaky try from pinpoint Owen Farrell cross kick

Winger Chris Ashton scored twice as Saracens beat Edinburgh 40-7 to earn themselves a home Heineken Cup quarter-final. As with some other fixtures over the weekend, the falling snow didn't affect the try scoring too much, as the home side crossed five times. MORE »

Sunday, January 20, 2013

Glasgow's Peter Horne scores incredible winning try vs Northampton Saints

Glasgow Warriors snatched their first Heineken Cup win of the season on Saturday as they knocked Northampton Saints out with a sensational last gasp try from replacement back Peter Horne, who sprinted half the length of the pitch at Scotstoun. MORE »

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Wesley Fofana finishes off great Clermont team try vs Exeter

Clermont produced some dazzling rugby as they thumped Exeter Chiefs 46-3 at the weekend, qualifying for the Heineken Cup quarter finals in the process. One of the tries of the game, a real team effort, was finished excellently by centre Wesley Fofana. MORE »

Wednesday, January 09, 2013

Edinburgh Prop WP Nel scores great 40m try against Leinster

Leinster beat Edinburgh 31-16 in their RaboDirect PRO12 match at Murrayfield on Friday night, but it was a consolation try from South African front rower WP Nel that will live long in the memory. MORE »

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Is Carlin Isles the world's fastest rugby player?

Below is a look at the man that many are calling the fastest rugby player on the planet. From track to rugby, the USA's Carlin Isles is making waves on the Sevens circuit. MORE »

Friday, December 07, 2012

Best Tries of the Top 14 - Round 11 - 2012

Quick catch up on the latest Top 10 tries compilation from the French Top 14, as chosen by Canal Plus. MORE »

Wednesday, December 05, 2012

CJ Stander scores 80m try vs Glasgow on home debut for Munster

Former Bulls flanker CJ Stander scored two tries on his first start for Munster as they beat Glasgow Warriors 31-3 in the RaboDirect PRO 12 at the weekend. Stander's first try was placed over a ruck, but for the second he had to sprint over 80 meters. MORE »

Thursday, November 29, 2012

Bryan Habana awarded IRPA Try of the Year 2012 for try vs All Blacks

Springbok flyer Bryan Habana has been awarded the 2012 International Rugby Players Association (IRPA) Try of the Year for his great chip and chase effort against the All Blacks in Dunedin, scored during the inaugural Rugby Championship. MORE »

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Shortlist for IRPA Try of the Year 2012 announced

The IRB have announced their shortlist for the International Rugby Players Association (IRPA) Try of the Year award for 2012. While a lot of it is subjective, they've arrived at four tries, with the winner being influenced by the public vote. MORE »

Saturday, November 17, 2012

Samoa stun Wales with impressive win at the Millennium Stadium

Wales lost at home for the second week running as Samoa claimed a famous 26-19 win at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff on Friday night. Scoring three tries to one, Samoa were the better side and worthy winners of what was a bruising encounter. MORE »

Monday, October 29, 2012

Juan De Jongh scores great try vs Sharks, celebrates with Gangnam Style

Here is a quick look at Juan De Jongh's fantastic try in the Currie Cup final against the Sharks on Saturday. Western Province beat the Sharks 25-18 to end their 11-year drought and win the title for the first time since 2001. MORE »

Friday, October 26, 2012

Francois Trinh-Duc creates magical try for Julien Tomas vs Sale

Flyhalf Francois Trinh-Duc was instrumental in Montpellier's 33-18 pool six Heineken Cup win over Sale last weekend. He scored their opening try and later set up this classic with a delicate chip and chase and then a brilliant inside pass. MORE »

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Heineken Cup 2012 Best Tries - Round 1

The Heineken Cup is in full swing as Round 2 of matches across Europe were completed this past weekend. We're catching up with that and all the other rugby that's gone on, but for now here is a look at some of the best tries that were scored in Round 1. MORE »

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Brian O'Driscoll try in the corner sets up Leinster win over Munster

Brian O'Driscoll scored a lovely try in the corner to help Leinster to a 30-21 victory over arch rivals Munster at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday. Since the game there has been talk of injury concerns, and also speculation about a switch to Super Rugby. MORE »

Monday, September 17, 2012

Top 14 Round Five - Best of the weekend wrap-up

We have already featured one of the games of the weekend, as Toulon beat Montpellier with some lovely tries, so today the weekend wrap features just two of the best from the Top 14, with Bordeaux vs Stade Francais, and Perpignan vs Toulouse. MORE »

Saturday, September 15, 2012

Classic tries scored as Toulon go five-from-five with win over Montpellier

Toulon beat Montpellier 32-25 on Friday night in what was a thrilling French Top 14 game, and yet another win for table toppers, who now have five wins from five outings. Here is a summary of the tries, as both teams scored some classics. MORE »

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Best Tries of the Top 14 - Round 3 - 2012

Quick catch up on the always Top 10 Tries from the French Top 14 MORE »

Thursday, September 06, 2012

Clermont Auvergne beat Perpignan in high scoring try-fest

Clermont hosted Pepignan for one of the more bizarre, and entertaining, games of the weekend in the French Top 14 last Saturday. A total of eleven tries were scored as Clermont took the 53-31 victory in front of their home fans. MORE »

Wednesday, September 05, 2012

Best Tries of the Top 14 - Round 2 - 2012

While Round 1 wasn't the most entertaining in terms of try scoring feats, round 2 of the Top 14 served up some excellent play, the best of which is included in this Canal Plus compilation. MORE »

Friday, August 31, 2012

Best Tries of the Top 14 - Round 1 - 2012

Last week we featured the best tries of last season in the French Top 14, so today we've got the top ten from round one of the new season, which kicked off two weeks ago. The latest tries from round 2, put together by Canal Plus as always, will be broadcast this coming weekend. MORE »

 
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