Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Dropped Teddy Thomas shows dazzling feet in Racing 92 win over La Rochelle

A week after being dropped from Jacques Brunel's French side for this Friday's 6 Nations with Italy in Marseille, Teddy Thomas was in illustrious form in Racing 92's Top 14 win over La Rochelle. MORE »

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Shane Williams and Andy Powell get their kit off for bizarre sumo experience

With the next Rugby World Cup kicking off in Japan next year, hype is gradually starting to build, as fans will be introduced to the host cities and get to learn more about Japanese culture. Clearly Shane Williams and Andy Powell were asked to help out... MORE »

Romania's dangerous high tackle that helped Spain to an upset victory

Spain beat Romania 22-10 in the Rugby Europe Championship to find themselves in pole position for Rugby World Cup 2019 qualification. Their task was helped early on when Romania lost a man to the sin-bin thanks to this reckless tackle. MORE »

Monday, February 19, 2018

Young Lions winger scores stunning Super Rugby Try of the Week on debut

The 2018 Super Rugby season got off to a cracking start with four of the teams from the South Africa Conference in action during the opening weekend. The best try belonged to Lions winger Aphiwe Dyantyi, with his brilliant... MORE »

Chris Ashton sniffs out another hat-trick as Toulon crush Stade Francais

Toulon cruised to a 43-5 victory over Stade Francais in the Top 14 on Saturday, with winger Chris Ashton scoring his second hat-trick this season. Recently suspended center Mathieu Bastareaud also made a return, marking it with a powerful try of his own. MORE »

Friday, February 16, 2018

Australia adopts guidelines to enhance safety and minimize mismatches

Rugby Australia have announced that they are to make significant changes to Junior and Senior rugby, adopting a Size for Age policy aimed at ensuring maximum safety and enjoyment for all participants. They will also introduce a Blue Card concussion management system. MORE »

A look at England and Georgia's epic scrum training session

Eddie Jones made good on his desire to have England face off against "the strongest scrum pack in the world" as England welcomed Georgia to Latymer Upper School in London on Tuesday. Footage of the session... MORE »

Thursday, February 15, 2018

New and improved Super Rugby format explained ahead of opening weekend

The much anticipated new look Super Rugby season kicks off in Cape Town on Saturday, as 2018 sees a reduction in the tournament from 18 teams back down to 15. In round one, the Stormers host the Jaguares and the Lions host the Sharks. MORE »

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Mic'd up Andrew Walker is 44-years-young and still as competitive as ever

Aside from the thrilling play on display in both the Men's and Women's tournaments at the Brisbane Global 10s, one of the highlights of the weekend was seeing 44-year-old Brumbies legend Andrew Walker.. MORE »

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

World Rugby admit that the wrong decision was made at Twickenham

Wales assistant coach Rob Howley has said that World Rugby admitted that they made a mistake in not awarding Gareth Anscombe a try during Saturday's 6 Nations clash between England and Wales at Twickenham. England won 12-6. MORE »

Giant winger Taqele Naiyaravoro slims down, gets signed for Premiership

Former Wallabies and Barbarians winger Taqele Naiyaravoro will be leaving the Waratahs for a stint in the Aviva Premiership, it was confirmed today. The giant winger, who has shed some weight of late, will join for the 2018-19 season. MORE »

Monday, February 12, 2018

England might have a new wing powerhouse in U20 Gabriel Ibitoye

England U20s were dominant against Wales on Friday night, winning 37-12. Harlequins winger Gabriel Ibitoye scored a brilliant try, helping England get their second bonus-point win and remain undefeated in the U20 Six Nations. MORE »

Lionel Beauxis return littered with comical inconsistency

Lionel Beauxis made his first start for France since 2012 at the weekend in his side's 32-26 defeat to Scotland in the 6 Nations, and produced a predictably unpredictable performance as only the stand-off could. MORE »

Kyle Eastmond's shocking two red card attempts in as many minutes

Wasps got the better of Harlequins on Sunday afternoon with a 44-22 win in the Aviva Premiership, despite playing the majority of the game one man short after these unbelievable moments of madness MORE »

Sunday, February 11, 2018

Thomas brace not enough as Scotland edge out France in Murrayfield thriller

Scotland produced a remarkable comeback to beat France 32-26 in a 6 Nations thriller at BT Murrayfield, to take their first win of the 2018 campaign. MORE »