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Highlights and celebrations from Japan's famous win over South Africa

Minor minor minor point here, but did Hesketh actually touch the ball before his try? The match details say that he came on in the 80th minute (presumably at the scrum). If so, that's a heck of a way to make your entrance :)

2 Weeks, 4 Hours ago

Ireland cruise to comfortable RWC warmup win over Wales in Cardiff

Much as I'd like to comment on the game, I spent the whole video shaking my head in disgust at those awful rucksack-straps on the Wales kit.

1 Month, 3 Weeks ago

Five classic underdog tries at the Rugby World Cup

In a compilation of 'Best Handoffs Ever!', that would be one of my favourites.

2 Months, 4 Weeks ago

World Rugby accepts George North should have left field after concussion


7 Months, 3 Weeks ago

England come from behind to beat Wales in opening Six Nations clash

I think May's tapping back of the high ball was a planned tactic, due to playing opposite 6'6 Cuthbert. And it worked, pretty much – Cuthbert didn't win a single cross-kick – so fair play as far as I'm concerned.

Not to say that I think May should be in the team though – Yarde or Wade are both better.

And yes, I loved Twelvetrees' little psycho cameo. Two turnovers in four and a half minutes is pretty good stuff.

7 Months, 3 Weeks ago

The Aviva Premiership Best Tries of 2014

Cheers y'all. I can't help it if I can't take my eyes off those fat boys :)

8 Months, 3 Weeks ago

Bloodied Brad Barritt happy to put body on the line in win over Wallabies

It would only be a repeat offence if it was an offence in the first place. But neither tackle was illegal. Had Barritt not wrapped his arms – had he tackled by butting the player, a la American Football – then it would be illegal, but there isn't the slightest indication of anything untoward.

I'm not saying it's good technique – I'm a go-for-the-legs man myself – but there's nothing to penalise in what he did.

9 Months, 3 Weeks ago

South Africa aim to up the intensity after another win over England

Not to mention a big 8.

10 Months, 2 Weeks ago

Test Rugby Results - November 7th and 8th 2014

Ireland and Scotland stand out. Apparently.

10 Months, 3 Weeks ago

Waratahs win Super Rugby title after nail-biting thriller with the Crusaders

It's definitely poor from Joubert. He clearly says, "You're not the tackler" to McCaw, which is nonsense.

1 Year, 2 Months ago