Thursday, January 28, 2016

WIN our awesome new limited edition Rugbydump Jersey

We've teamed up with our good friends at Akuma Rugby to bring out yet another official, limited edition Rugbydump jersey that we are sure you're going to love. This is the third in the line of RD jerseys we've made and we think it could just be the best yet. MORE »

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Jacques Burger lines up and nails Luke McAlister with textbook tackle

While we all love to see big, spectacular hits, there is something special about seeing a beautifully executed, technically perfect tackle. And while Jacques Burger is not often known for his finesse, this tackle is right up there as one of the best we've seen this season. MORE »

Midweek Madness - U18 player scores after kicking intercept

This unique try was scored by Archie Maclean in the Currie vs Highland game in the Scottish National U18's Cup on Saturday. After the ball was turned over, the number eight spotted a chance at an intercept. MORE »

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Maurie Fa'asavalu makes a punishing big hit on Ian Humphreys

Oyonnax loose forward Maurie Fa'asavalu made this crunching hit on Ulster's Ian Humphreys on the weekend, further adding to his reputation as one of the hardest hitting players in the game today. Humphreys was visibly shaken and had to leave the field due to the impact. MORE »

Superb Ben Spencer try helps Saracens to Euro quarters

Saracens maintained their 100% unbeaten run this year's European Champions Cup with a 28-17 victory over former champions Toulouse in the south of France. MORE »

Monday, January 25, 2016

Dramatic finish to Japanese Top League final as result goes down to last conversion kick

The Panasonic Wild Knights and Toshiba Brave Lupus battled it out for the Japanese Top League title this past weekend, and the match ended in thrilling fashion, with Panasonic able to hang on for a 27-26 victory and their third consecutive Top League title. MORE »

Steffon Armitage massive fend on George Ford as Toulon beat Bath

Toulon secured their place in the Champions Cup quarter final with victory over Bath on Sunday, ending in second place in Pool 5 after Wasps snuck ahead to top the group. Steffon Armitage finished off a well deserved try with a huge fend on Bath number ten George Ford as he went over. MORE »

Owen Farrell coughs up certain try with howler over the line

Saracens beat Toulouse 28-17 on Saturday but flyhalf Owen Farrell committed an absolute howler in the second half, denying his side of a chance to extend their lead further as they piled the pressure on the French giants. MORE »

Friday, January 22, 2016

Friday Funnies - Referee Ben Whitehouse executes a perfect interception

Sometimes when referees get in the way they end up on their backsides, but on this occasion Ben Whitehouse found himself in the perfect position to execute an intercept, and he did so brilliantly. Great hands resulted in him catching the ball in the breadbasket, beating Matthew Tait to it. MORE »

Danny Cipriani sets up Nev Edwards with another great bit of attacking play

Danny Cipriani helped Sale Sharks to a convincing 38-5 bonus point victory over Newport Gwent Dragons last night, earning qualification for the European Challenge Cup last eight, and a home quarter-final as Pool Two winners. MORE »

Quade Cooper signs on to join Australia Sevens program for 2016 Olympic Games

Wallaby star Quade Cooper has joined the Australian Sevens program and will be available for selection for the 2016 Rio Olympics, where Rugby Sevens will make it's return for the first time since 1924. MORE »

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Another mass brawl in France leaves referee with no option

This crazy fight took place in France on the weekend, as chaos broke out following a little push at a scrum. Federale 1 is two leagues below the main Top 14, and as we've seen in the not too distant past, it's no surprise to see the occasional mass brawl kicking off. MORE »

WIN Rugby Union Team Manager 2015, now updated for 2016!

The highly impressive Rugby Union Team Manager 2015 has recently been updated for the 2016, as well as now including a special additional game, "The Nations Cup". Today we're giving you the chance to win yourself a copy MORE »

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Midweek Madness - Whiria Meltzer's incredible flick pass sets up great 7s try

'Whiria Meltzer' sounds like something from another planet, so it's no coincidence that the man with the superstar name was behind this sensational pass during the Bayleys National Sevens in New Zealand. MORE »

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Ashley Johnson's huge hit on Bryan Habana at the Stade Mayol

Ashley Johnson made this great hit late in Toulon's dramatic home victory over Wasps on Sunday evening. Fellow South African Bryan Habana broke from his own tryline but after collecting a cheeky chip and chase, converted hooker Johnson was there to demolish him. MORE »