Friday, February 02, 2018

Six Nations 2018 Preview: Is there a clear favourite for the title?

After what has seemed an eternal off-season break, the 2018 international season will finally kick off with the first round of the re-branded NatWest 6 Nations this weekend. MORE »

Thursday, February 01, 2018

Drew Mitchell calls his own try with earpiece and mic for Classic Wallabies

Former Wallabies winger Drew Mitchell was grilled on the Fox Sports player mic during the Classic Wallabies vs Classic Fijians game at the Sydney 7s tournament over the weekend, and it was comedy gold. In what could be a first, Mitchell not only had a mic but an earpiece too. MORE »

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Add this one to the list of the craziest rugby bloopers you've ever seen

This 7s match took place between Lithuania and Croatia in summer last year, and just minutes in, it provided us with one of the worst (best?) rugby bloopers we've seen in a long time. It was so bad, we had to get out the orchestra for the edit. MORE »

10 Best tries from latest round of play in France's Top 14 and ProD2

The 6 Nations kicks off in earnest this weekend, resulting in a break - albeit temporarily - in domestic rugby for the next fortnight. In France, the Top 14 and ProD2 do not resume until 17th February, but there were some fantastic tries scored in both leagues last weekend. MORE »

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Obscene gesture caught on camera leads to Jason Woodward apology

Gloucester back Jason Woodward has apologised after he was caught making an "immature" gesture on live TV during the Anglo Welsh Cup match against Ospreys. The New Zealander tweeted about the incident post match, after it rubbed a few viewers the wrong way. MORE »

Ruan Pienaar's controversial stalling asks questions about the spirit of the law

Montpellier got the better of Clermont in their Top 14 clash Sunday night, with former Springbok and Ulster scrum half Ruan Pienaar pulling in a 15-point haul in the 30-29 victory. MORE »

David Halifonua ends young Will Jones's game with punishing tackle

Will Jones learned the hard way that running straight at Gloucester's Tongan hitman David Halaifonua is not a good idea. The 30-year-old has numerous victims, with Jones the latest in a long line of players who will have stories to tell from the times they went up against him. MORE »

Monday, January 29, 2018

Filthy tackle leaves Josua Tuisova seeing red

Certainly no stranger to the highlight reels, Toulon winger Josua Tuisova found himself on the opposite end of the spectrum this past weekend after an extremely dangerous tackle on Bordeaux-Begles's Blair Connor. MORE »

Australia's Men and Women dominate with a clean sweep of the Sydney 7s

Australia had a Sydney 7s to remember as both the Men's and Women's teams came out victorious, with the former surprising the competition by picking up their first tournament win since 2012. They beat current Sevens Series champions South Africa in the Cup final. MORE »

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Semi Radradra makes huge hit and scores two tries against future club

Fijian powerhouse Semi Radraga had an excellent game against Bordeaux Begles on Saturday, making this thumping tackle in the very first minute, then going on to score two well taken tries. He contributed to Toulon's 36-12 victory. MORE »

Saturday, January 27, 2018

LIVE: Rugby World Cup Qualifier between Canada and Uruguay

Qualification for Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan continues today as Vancouver plays host to Canada and Uruguay, who are both hunting for a spot at the tournament. You can watch the live stream of the game.. MORE »

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Epic 2018 Six Nations trailer drops with one week to go

The 2018 Six Nations tournament is finally just over the horizon and this epic preview trailer has been posted just in time to whet the appetites of all those fans who, for the next week, will be thinking of little else. MORE »

#ThrowbackThursday: That time Luke Whitelock took down two All Blacks seconds apart

Super Rugby 2018 is less than a month away so as the Southern Hemisphere competition build up continues, here is a clip from two years ago that you'll probably enjoy. It features the youngest of the Whitelock brothers, as he went on a mini rampage against the Crusaders. MORE »

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Schalk Burger cited for this technically dangerous offence

Schalk Burger has been cited for alleged dangerous play during Saracens' Champions Cup Round 6 match against Northampton Saints on Saturday. Burger faced a disciplinary hearing in London on Tuesday night. MORE »

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

15 Players Nominated for European Player of the Year 2018

Fifteen players have today been nominated for this year's European Player of the Year award, with voting now open to the public. Below are all the details on how to vote, and you stand a chance of winning a trip and VIP tickets to the finals too. MORE »