Posts for December 2012

Monday, December 31, 2012

The Best of 2012 - Looking back at another great year of rugby

Another fantastic year of world rugby has passed and as we enjoy the holiday season and look forward to a big 2013, here is a quick look back at the best of 2012, a special year for the global game. MORE »

Monday, December 24, 2012

Best tries of the Top 14 - Round 12

An excellent top ten compilation of ten of the best tries from Round 12 of the French Top 14. MORE »

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Heineken Cup 2012/2013 - Best tries from Round 4

The holiday break is upon us but it's only a few weeks before Heineken Cup action resumes in the new year, with Round 5 kicking off on the weekend of 11 January 2013. MORE »

Saturday, December 22, 2012

Ospreys vs Toulouse Highlights - Heineken Cup Round 4

Extended highlights of Ospreys' 17-6 victory over Toulouse in round 4 of the Heineken Cup MORE »

Monday, December 17, 2012

Toulon turn it on at home with thrashing of Sale Sharks

Toulon delivered a nine try thrashing of Sale Sharks at Stade Felix Mayol on Saturday evening, handing the visitors their heaviest defeat in the history of the Heineken Cup. Oozing with local and foreign talent, the French side won the game 62-0. MORE »

Sunday, December 16, 2012

Biarritz beat Connacht in drenched conditions at the Parc des Sports Aguilera

Biarritz beat Connacht 17-0 on Friday night in Round 4 of their Heineken Cup return fixture, which took place in horrendous conditions. The field was drenched after heavy rains but both sides played to a decent standard considered how wet it was underfoot. MORE »

Thursday, December 13, 2012

LEGO Highlights of the 2012 Autumn Internationals

Canterbury teamed up with animator and Rugbydump regular Graham Love to put together this unique look at some of the highlights of the end of year tour matches that took place recently. MORE »

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Heineken Cup Round 3 - Four of the bigger games

With so many games over the Heineken & Amlin Challenge Cup weekend's, it's not feasible to post highlights from all of them. At times like these site contributors come into play, which is the case here where we have some of the best bits from four of the bigger games of the weekend. MORE »

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Hooker Dylan Hartley cited for striking Ulster's Rory Best

Northampton Saints hooker Dylan Hartley has been cited for an incident that took place in the Heineken Cup Pool 4 match at Franklin's Gardens on Friday night. If found guilty, his previous record would lead to one thinking he will receive a fairly hefty ban. MORE »

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Bhubesi Pride latest and exclusive interview with SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux

Bhubesi Pride is a growing initiative, with real momentum. When Rugbydump started reporting on this unique project back in 2010 we felt it was a massive undertaking and, to implement a sustainable programme, it was going to require some very careful planning. MORE »