Monday, September 05, 2016

Best tries of the Mitre 10 Cup - Round 3

Another brilliant weekend of NPC rugby took place in New Zealand's Mitre 10 Cup (formerly ITM Cup/AirNZ Cup), so here is a look at some of the very best tries scored, including two classics from the Ioane brothers that we featured here on Friday. MORE »

Top 5 Tackles from the Top 14 - Round 3

After another weekend of Top 14 action in France, here is a quick look at five of the best tackles that took place across the country. The video features four hits and an ankle-tap. MORE »

Friday, September 02, 2016

The Ioane Brothers tear up the turf in incredible win over Southland

Young Rieko Ioane scored twice and his brother Akira once as Auckland put on a second half blitz to beat Southland 51-16 in round three of the Mitre 10 Cup. Both brothers scored stunning tries, showing the kind of prospects they are for New Zealand rugby. MORE »

Gregor Townsend talks coaching methods ahead of Scotland role

It will be a return to the Scotland coaching setup for 82 capped Townsend. The Galashiels native was in charge of the backs in 2009 before being appointed as attack coach in 2012. MORE »

Compilation of the unpunished Teboho Mohoje high tackles against Argentina

Springbok flanker Teboho 'Oupa' Mahoje made a number of high tackles against Argentina in Salta but suffered no consequences on the day. He has since been issued a warning, which frustrated fans as they felt he deserved to at least be penalised on more than one occasion. MORE »

Thursday, September 01, 2016

Aviva Premiership 2016/17 Season Preview club by club

Ahead of the 2016/17 Aviva Premiership season, we take a quick look at what the clubs have been up to over the summer, and how they look going into the season, with some key signings and big ambitions. MORE »

Further discussion and angles on Owen Franks' finger in eye of Wallaby

Here are a few more viewpoints, and another angle, on the Owen Franks eye-gouging incident this past weekend. In the above video we get to see things from a New Zealand perspective, then below is a discussion from the Fox Sports crew in Australia. MORE »

Quade Cooper back in Australia until 2019 with new Reds deal

Quade Cooper has officially put pen to paper, signing with the Queensland Reds until 2019. The former Toulon playmaker heads back to Brisbane, where his career began in 2006, in a quest to add to his 107 Queensland appearances and 59 Wallaby Test caps. MORE »

Best tries of Mitre 10 Cup - Round 2

Round two of the New Zealand provincial tournament has provided another dazzling highlight reel of quality tries. MORE »

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Rugbydump Training - The Ultimate Rugby Gym Session

Ever walk into a gym and just have no idea of what to do? Sometimes even though you know what movements you should do you just don't know how to structure them to create an effective training session. This week Rugbydump Strength Coach TJ Jankowski shows us a cheat sheet on how to create the perfect rugby gym session. MORE »

WIN a Rugby Warfare bundle, featuring their latest Military Range

RugbyWarfare are giving away a bundle of their latest military range to the value of over £125, and today you're in with a chance of winning it. We also have a discount for you if you'd like to shop on their store. MORE »

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

The Best Tries from the opening rounds of Top 14 and PRO D2

While the early starts of France's top two league, Top 14 and PRO D2 at the end of August have been a constant talking point in the rugby world, it gives us all much greater relief that the 2016/17 rugby season has begun in earnest. And there are plenty of excellent tries already. MORE »

Monday, August 29, 2016

Charles Piutau shows some serious skills in Ulster preseason game

Charles Piutau delivers a monster performance against Northampton, scoring a try of his own and contributing to two others with some lovely pieces of play. MORE »

Owen Franks somehow escapes punishment after fingers in Wallaby face

The entire rugby world seems to be united in shock that Owen Franks escaped punishment for what looks to be clear contact with the eyes during the second Bledisloe Cup Test on Saturday. There has been no citing, despite another angle looking very incriminating. MORE »

Tongan Thor charge ignites match with HUGE bump in opening minute

Now playing in Australia's National Rugby Championship, he wasted no time in letting his presence be felt in this past weekend's match for Queensland Country against UC Vikings, as he made this almighty charge, sending hooker Robbie Abel flying. MORE »