Monday, March 12, 2018

5 Great Tries from round four of Super Rugby

There was plenty of high-flying action and excitement in round four of Super Rugby. Here is a look at five of the best tries from the weekend. MORE »

Ireland are now the second best rugby team in the world

Ireland's win over Scotland on Saturday, combined with England's loss to France, means that they not only claimed the 2018 6 Nations Championship title, but moved up to their highest position in the official World Rugby Rankings since 2015. MORE »

Sunday, March 11, 2018

Lionel Beauxis shocker nearly costs France dramatic win at home

France claimed a hard-earned win over England at the Stade de France on Saturday night. However, things got unnecessarily dramatic with time up as Lionel Beauxis.. MORE »

Bismarck du Plessis and Montpellier teammate fight in warm-up!

Top 14 leaders Montpellier smashed second-placed Racing 92 41-3 at the weekend, but the win was marred by a scrap between Bismarck du Plessis and teammate Mohamed Haouas in the match warm-up. MORE »

Two French players see red for nasty WWE double tackle

Shades of The Undertaker or The Dudley Boyz were on show during France U20s match against England, as two Frenchman were sent off for a horrendous clear out at the ruck. MORE »

Friday, March 09, 2018

FRIDAY FUNNIES: Wyatt Crockett's awkward error gifts Stormers a try

Crusaders prop Wyatt Crockett let the pressure get the better of him against the Stormers last weekend when he clumsily jumped the gun on defence. It was an amusing moment from a player who has the respect of all those around him, after a top class career. MORE »

Thursday, March 08, 2018

Commentators accused of glorifying illegal play after this huge Fijian tackle

Fiji and Russia met at the Las Vegas leg of the World Sevens Series, with Fiji 38-0 winners. This tackle right in the closing minutes caused a bit of commotion, as Sean Maloney and co-commentators made a lot of noise about it. Some though, were not as impressed. MORE »

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Blade Thomson sets up his own try with crazy power-flick offload

The Hurricanes recovered from a shaky first half performance to consign the Jaguares to their third straight Super Rugby defeat, with this great try sealing the win for the visitors MORE »

Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Richie Mo'unga only given warning for tackle that knocked out Stormers lock

Crusaders number ten Richie Mo'unga was issued an off-field warning for the dangerous tackle that knocked out Stormers lock Pieter-Steph du Toit during their Super Rugby meeting in Christchurch on Saturday. This opens the tackling zero-tolerance debate again. MORE »

Josua Tuisova's brother, Filipo Nakosi, scores excellent solo try from 55m out

Agen winger Filipo Nakosi scored a try that was nothing short of sensational against Montpellier on Saturday night, helping the hosts defeat the Top 14 league leaders 31-29. MORE »

Monday, March 05, 2018

USA reach another level with thrilling Las Vegas 7s Cup Final victory

The USA played some incredible rugby to secure their first ever Sevens World Series Cup Final win at home, with unbelievable tries from Perry Baker in particular. Carlin Isles also got on the scoresheet with a brilliant try of his own MORE »

Saturday, March 03, 2018

Martin Iosefo puts defenders on backsides to score outrageous try at Las Vegas 7s

US Eagle Martin Iosefo scored an absolute stunner of a try against Australia in front of the Las Vegas fans on Friday night. It was a try dreams are made, seemingly straight out of a video game. MORE »

Friday, March 02, 2018

Friday Funnies: Jono Lance fixes crack in Reds' cover defence

The Reds scored their first Super Rugby victory of the new season by beating Australian rivals the Brumbies 18-10 in Brisbane. But the highlight of the game came from home side Jono Lance, when he.. MORE »

FLASHBACK: Perry Baker hang time proves that he's no mere mortal

Sevens superstar Perry Baker is well known for his extreme pace and try-scoring ability. But we can add flying to the list of other-worldly talents he possesses MORE »

Thursday, March 01, 2018

Incredible hooker domination on display in South Africa's Varsity Shield

With a full range of impressive skills on display, Walter Sisulu University hooker Maliviwe Simanga bagged Man of the Match honours for his explosive performance against Cape Peninsula University of Technology in the Varsity Shield on Monday. MORE »