Friday, May 11, 2018

Try of the Year candidates for Aviva Premiership rugby have been unveiled

The shortlist for Citizen's Try of the Year has been revealed. Eight of the best tries from the Aviva Premiership have been selected as the standouts among their peers. In an added twist with the voting, for the first time ever, the general public will determine the winner. MORE »

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Eddie Jones reflects on Brad Shields and other England squad selections

England's 34-man squad to tour South Africa was named today, with New Zealander Brad Shields making the cut after he was cleared to be released by the New Zealand Rugby Union. Shields has never played rugby in the UK but has English parents. MORE »

Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Recap of World Series Rugby's launch as the Force took on Fiji

The Western Force kicked off the all-new World Series Rugby against Fiji Warriors, launching the new initiative that gives them a lifeline. The tournament, driven forward by Billionaire Andrew Forrest, features plenty of razzle-dazzle and some interesting law changes. MORE »

Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Emotional scenes as Aurélien Rougerie calls time on extraordinary 19-year career

Former France internationalist Aurélien Rougerie, now 37-years-old, has played his final game for Clermont Auvergne before calling time on an extraordinary 19-year career. MORE »

Prop Logovi'i Mulipola lines up conversion in last game with Tigers

Leicester Tigers got the 35-13 bonus-point win against Sale in Premiership action at the weekend, ensuring a spot in next season's European Champions Cup. It ended on a fun note as giant prop Logovi'i Mulipola lined up to take a conversion in the dying moments. MORE »

Huge Curwin Bosch step sets up try for Sharks against Highlanders

A Curwin Bosch sidestep that fooled half of the Kings Park Stadium helped his Sharks team on the way to a convincing victory over the Highlanders on Saturday. It has since been named Try of the Week for round 12. MORE »

Monday, May 07, 2018

Cam Clark shows up speedster Rieko Ioane with unbelievable chase

The Blues held on for their third win of the season as they edged the Waratahs 24-21 in Sydney on Saturday, with Rieko Ioane getting on the board just six minutes in. The speedster looked set for a second try shortly afterwards but was.. MORE »

Friday, May 04, 2018

Pumped up Jordan Taufua dominates Billy Meakes with thumping midfield hit

The Crusaders put in a typically powerful display to blow the Melbourne Rebels away on Friday, closing things off with a late try to seal the win. There were a number of big collisions throughout, with this the pick of the bunch. MORE »

Thursday, May 03, 2018

Top 10 tries from round two MLR action

Major League Rugby's inaugural season is underway in the United States. As we head into what remains of round 3, here is a look at the 10 best tries from last weekend. MORE »

Scotland winger Tim Visser announces international retirement

Scotland winger Tim Visser today announced his retirement from international rugby, calling time on a career which has spanned five years. MORE »

Tackler almost hurdled but still sent off for dangerous play

New Zealand U20 Billy Proctor received his marching orders for this tackle in the first quarter of the clash with Fiji U20s in the Oceania Championships on Tuesday. The contentious point was that he was left with little option after the Fijian attacker jumped into the tackle. MORE »

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Baptiste Serin howlers gift Racing 92 brace of tries against Bordeaux

Bordeaux Bègles slumped to their 14th Top 14 defeat of the season at home to Racing 92 last weekend with scrum-half Baptiste Serin playing an unfortunate part in his side's downfall following an erratic performance. MORE »

Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Rugby Explorer with Jim Hamilton - Episode 1: Singapore

In the first ever episode of Rugby Explorer, Scottish rugby legend, Jim Hamilton, travels to Singapore to explore the city and find out more about the rugby scene in the Southeast Asian country. MORE »

Seven best tries and highlights from Singapore Sevens 2018

Fiji won their third consecutive tournament of the HSBC World Sevens Series, this time in Singapore after beating Australia 28-22 in the final. The win takes them above South Africa on the overall series standings. MORE »

Monday, April 30, 2018

Chance Peni suspended for high shot as Israel Dagg gets injured again

Brumbies winger Chance Peni has been suspended for his dangerous high challenge on Israel Dagg in their Super Rugby clash Saturday night against the Crusaders. Dagg will now spend more time on the sidelines nursing yet another knee injury. MORE »