Sunday, November 09, 2014

Australia edge Wales in another agonising defeat for home fans

Australia edged Wales 33-28 in another tight encounter between the two sides, but it was the tenth successive time the Wallabies came up trumps. The home side started well and the first half was even, but Australia held their nerve late in the game. MORE »

Saturday, November 08, 2014

Test Rugby Results - November 7th and 8th 2014

While there were a whole heap of big Test matches taking place today, the stand out result occurred in Dublin, as Ireland upset southern hemisphere giants South Africa. Elsewhere, New Zealand won after a tough fight with England, while Australia edged Wales for the tenth time in succession. MORE »

Friday, November 07, 2014

Friday Funnies - Prop Adam Jones' audacious drop goal attempt

If you missed this, here is a look at Welsh prop Adam Jones' drop goal attempt in the Guinness Pro 12 match against Munster recently. With scores tied and time running out, the Cardiff Blues front rower found himself in front of goal with a perfect opportunity, so gave it a shot. MORE »

Thursday, November 06, 2014

Emotive Guinness ads with Shane Williams, Wilko, Bill McLaren and 1978 Munster

Guinness have struck a chord with rugby fans by releasing a series of beautifully made, emotive adverts that could possibly be described more accurately as short films. They tell the tale of the attitude and achievements of Shane Williams, Jonny Wilkinson, Bill McLaren and the Munster team of 1978. Here's a look at all four adverts. MORE »

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Barbarians run riot in entertaining midweek clash against Leicester Tigers

While the dust was still settling the thrilling Barbarians vs Wallabies game, the famous black and white hoops were at it again last night, against Leicester Tigers. The match wasn't televised, but the Tigers have put this great package together. MORE »

Scrumhalf Augustine Pulu's thumping tackle on USA hooker in Chicago

The USA's 74-6 defeat to New Zealand was emphatic to say the least, and while early on in the match they appeared to match them physically, it was men against boys by the end. Never was it more apparent than when Augustine Pulu smashed the USA hooker. MORE »

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

The Steven Luatua Quarterback Lineout throw against Australia

The latest Barbarians have reinvigorated the brand by playing the type of rugby that fans have come to expect from the famous club. Against Australia they were inventive and fearless, as can be seen with this audacious long lineout throw by Steven Luatua. MORE »

Monday, November 03, 2014

Nick Cummins gives typically entertaining post match interview after BaaBaas outing

Nick Cummins crossed for a well deserved try against his former team on Saturday, and as always, he commanded a lot of media attention all week. Post match he was great value once again as he chatted to Sky Sports about the performance, and a few other things. MORE »

Sunday, November 02, 2014

Record crowd witnesses All Blacks in full flight as they crush USA

A record crowd were on hand to watch a thrilling display of running rugby from the World Champion All Blacks, as they defeated the USA Eagles 74-6 in Chicago. As expected, it was one-way traffic, but great exposure for rugby in the the United States. MORE »

Wallabies edge Barbarians in classic BaaBaas fixture at Twickenham

The Wallabies got their tour off to a solid start with a hard fought 40-36 victory over a Barbarians side that refused to give up, and played some attractive rugby. The entire match was played in the spirit of the club, and was one of the best in recent memory. MORE »

Friday, October 31, 2014

Chat with League convert Sam Burgess upon his arrival at Bath Rugby

Sam Burgess has arrived in Bath, ready to get stuck into training and rugby union. His move is the most talked about code swap since Sonny Bill Williams, and could possibly prove to be as effective. He was injured in the NRL Grand Final, but hopes to play again before the end of the year. MORE »

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Thursday, October 30, 2014

Romain Taofifenua banned for three weeks for kicking Stuart Olding in the head

Toulon second rower Romain Taofifenua has been suspended for three weeks following an Independant Disciplinary Hearing in Dublin today. He was cited for making contact with the head of Ulster centre Stuart Olding in the Round 2 Champions Cup match. MORE »

Sonny Bill Williams back in new inspirational #LeaveYourMark video

Sonny Bill Williams makes a return to the All Blacks this weekend, after having played rugby league in Australia for the last two years. His return comes a year out from the Rugby World Cup, giving him plenty of time to fit back in and make his case for regular selection. MORE »

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

European Rugby Champions Cup Tries of the Week - Round 2

Round two of the European Rugby Champions Cup produced some outstanding tries and excellent individual performances. George North in particular scored four tries for Northampton Saints, while other great tries were scored by Toulon, Clermont and Harlequins. This is our selection of the best. MORE »