Posts for January 2013

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Billy Ngawini brilliant stepping and pass sets up Michele Sepe try

You may remember that just under a year ago we shared a video of sidestep wizard Billy Ngawini making an outrageous step that resulted in two oponents crashing into each other. Well he's done it again, this time against Stade Francais. MORE »

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Billy Ngawini big step makes opponent tackle team mate

King of the sidestep Billy Ngawini playing for Cavalieri in the Italian Super 10 semi final against Mogliano in April 2012. MORE »

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

O2 Inside Line - Six Nations 2013 preview

O2 Inside Line is back as we head into the first weekend of the RBS 6 Nations. England are on a high after their victory over New Zealand late last year, but this week they come up against an entirely different threat in the Scots. Here's a look inside the camp. MORE »

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Midweek Madness - Committed schoolboy puts head down, tackles referee

We've seen various incidents over the years involving referees getting too close to the action, so here's another, albeit slightly different to the norm. Last week we saw Wayne Barnes taste some adidas from a clearing kick, and then Opeti Fonua charge through the ref. MORE »

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Toulouse edge Biarritz to maintain unbeaten home record

Toulouse sit in second place on the Top 14 table following their entertaining 19-14 victory over Biarritz at the Stade Ernest Wallon on Friday night. It came at a cost though as France winger Vincent Clerc hobbled off with a thigh injury. MORE »

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Top 14 Highlights - Three of the best from Round 16

Highlights of Bayonne vs Castres, Bordeaux Bengles vs Racing Metro, and Perpignan vs Clermont MORE »

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Best Tries of the Top 14 - Rounds 14 and 15

Top Ten Tries compilations for the French Top 14, Rounds 14 and 15 MORE »

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Sam Tuitupou's massive crash tackle on Gareth Maule

Sale Sharks overpowered Scarlets 36-17 in their LV Cup clash in Salford on Saturday. Danny Cipriani scored 21 points, including a try, four penalties, and two conversions, but the hit of the match came from crowd favourite Sam Tuitupou. MORE »

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Saracens all set for Allianz Park debut on new artificial pitch

Saracens will make their Allianz Park debut today as their ground breaking new artificial pitch will be put to the test in the LV Cup encounter with Cardiff Blues. The synthetic surface is the first of it's kind for a professional rugby team. MORE »

Friday, January 25, 2013

Friday Funnies - Sky Sports Presenter Alex Payne fluffs his live intro

Sky Sports presenter's hilarious epic fail - Watch as Alex Payne gets himself in a funny twist on the live intro to an Aviva Premiership game. MORE »