Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Referee has Georgian handbags under control, or so he thinks

It all seemed like it was under control, as Kharebi and Armazai battled it out in Round 12 of Didi 10, their local championship, but suddenly.. MORE »

Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Hearing Ben Youngs cry out in pain was the lowlight of the weekend

Scans have confirmed that England scrumhalf Ben Youngs will play no further part in this year's Six Nations. A replacement has now been named, and we know how long Youngs will be out for MORE »

Questionable France HIA tactics investigation moves to next stage of review process

After France's questionable use of HIA protocol against Ireland, the review has gone through one stage already.. MORE »

Monday, February 05, 2018

Fiji defy belief with unbelievable display of skill in epic Hamilton 7s final

Fiji trailed South Africa 17-5 in halftime at the inaugural Hamilton 7s Cup Final in New Zealand, but produced the impossible to blast the Blitzbokke away in an epic show of determination and skill. MORE »

Sam Simmonds' power source revealed as England thump Italy

England claimed a convincing 46-15 win in Rome on Sunday. The defending Six Nations champions kicked into gear in the last quarter, giving the final scoreline a slightly different feel to the majority of the match, as Italy put up an admirable fight. MORE »

Teddy Thomas burns Irish defence with raw speed for memorable French try

France came close to upsetting the apple cart and beating Ireland in Saturday's Six Nations bout, thanks in part to this wonderful try by Teddy Thomas that was all about speed. He scored an equally impressive solo try in just his second Test, after a hat-trick on debut. MORE »

Sunday, February 04, 2018

New Zealand teenage sensation makes terrible decision, but then does this

Etene Nanai-Seturo showed why he is currently the talk of New Zealand, but his inexperience showed against France at the inaugural Hamilton Sevens. MORE »

Wales forwards dazzle amidst claims that Samson Lee is actually Fijian

The Wales forwards would not have looked out of place on a Sevens pitch during their Six Nations opening game victory over Scotland on Saturday, with plenty of moments of glorious handling on display. MORE »

Johnny Sexton's last minute heroics hailed as 'inspirational' by Joe Schmidt

France and Ireland battled it out in Paris on the opening day of the 2018 Six Nations, with the result going right down to the wire, only being decided with the final play of the game. MORE »

Saturday, February 03, 2018

Wales demolish Scotland but coach Gatland stays grounded

Wales kicked the Six Nations into gear with an impressive 34-7 bonus point win over Scotland, silencing their doubters at a packed Principality Stadium. Warren Gatland refuses to dwell though, so is already looking forward to the clash with England. MORE »

Friday, February 02, 2018

Allister Coetzee is officially out, but SA Rugby refuse to name successor

Allister Coetzee has officially parted ways with Springbok rugby after an announcement by SA Rugby Ceo Jurie Roux today. The worst-kept secret in South African rugby will no doubt be revealed soon too, as everyone speculates about who will become head coach. MORE »

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 »