Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Quade Cooper excluded from Michael Cheika's Wallabies training squad

Quade Cooper and Scott Higginbotham have both missed out on selection for Wallabies coach Michael Cheika's 38-man training squad for the Rugby Championship. He has named eleven new faces in the lead up to the Bledisloe Cup clash in Sydney on August 19. MORE »

Belmont Shore powerhouse demolishes tackler who goes too high

Mafi Malua Seanoa of Belmont Shore in the USA sent us this clip of him absolutely demolishing an attempted tackle recently. We've shared it on our instagram and facebook pages, and there has been a fair bit of debate regarding the legalities of the collision. MORE »

Monday, July 17, 2017

Steam train Tongan Thor runs straight through Lima Sopoaga

Young Taniela Tupou was once again at his rampaging best this past weekend as he easily turned Lima Sopoaga into a speed bump during the Reds loss to the Highlanders on Friday. MORE »

Fiji win Pacific Nations Cup to book RWC 2019 place along with Tonga

Fiji secured their place in the 2019 Rugby World Cup after claiming the Pacific Nations Cup title by beating Samoa 38-16 in the final at Apia Park. MORE »

Super Rugby 2017 - Round 17 Highlights

The Super Rugby Quarter Finals are now confirmed following the final round of pool play this past weekend. After 17 rounds and 135 matches, the Lions topped the log, and we now know all eight teams that will compete in the first round of knock out play. MORE »

Friday, July 14, 2017

Jordie Barrett's casual booming dropgoal after the halftime whistle

Clips of this kick spread across the net this week following the third and final Test of the All Blacks vs Lions series. The casual way that 20-year-old Jordie Barrett slotted it was very impressive. MORE »

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Behind the Scenes: USA book 2019 RWC spot with fitting farewell for Todd Clever

Amidst the Summer Internationals and the Lions Tour, there were a number of 2019 Rugby World Cup qualification matches, one of them deciding who would be heading to Japan in two years' time as winner of the Americas segment. MORE »

Mic'd Up Quade Cooper calls final play that leads to Reds win

After highlighting a blooper from his match against the Brumbies, its only fair to show what Quade Cooper is still fully capable of at the elite level. Fox Sports has put together this sweet video with the star mic'd up during the Reds at-the-death win at the weekend. MORE »

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Jacques Burger coaches with the Pride in Kenya

Bhubesi Pride Foundation - the rugby charity that leads annual coaching expeditions through nine countries in Africa - has given us exclusive access to their first series of video. They were joined on the ground by former Namibia and Saracens legend, Jacques Burger. MORE »

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

So that's how it feels to kiss your sister - Kiwi Tony gutted with how it ended

The All Blacks vs Lions 2017 series is over and we're no closer to knowing the winner, because there wasn't one. Ardent ABs fan Tony is back to give us his thoughts on the anti-climax that was the third Test in Auckland. Like any good tale, there's a [relatively] happy ending. MORE »

Monday, July 10, 2017

Quade Cooper defensive blooper giftwraps try for the Brumbies

Mercurial talent Quade Cooper is one of the most gifted players on the planet, capable of just about anything, with a wide range of skills. He's also mastered the ability of dividing fans' opinions, as for every brilliant side-step or cross-kick in his arsenal, you may find a shocker or two like this. MORE »

Chance Peni-Ataera suspended for 3 weeks for shoulder shot

Western Force winger Chance Peni-Ataera has been suspended for three weeks after a dangerous tackle agaisnt Melbourne Rebels at the weekend. He accepted a guilty plea aafter it was found that he contravened Law 10.4(e) Dangerous tackling of an Opponent. MORE »

Saturday, July 08, 2017

Series drawn as All Blacks and British & Irish Lions decider ends in stalemate

The deciding Lions series match has finished 15-15, meaning that since they were tied at 1-1 going into the game, the series is drawn and we have no winner. Both sides made plenty of errors in a bruising clash in Auckland, but could not be separated come full time. MORE »

Friday, July 07, 2017

That time Sean Maloney got in amongst victorious Lions fans

As we all get excited for the third and final Test of this fascinating British and Irish Lions series, here is a look at what happened when Sean Maloney and Stephen Hoiles watched the second Test in Wellington with Lions fans last weekend. MORE »

New Zealand fan goes on tirade in series decider preview

Our Kiwi friend Tony O'Sullivan (CHOKE - Growing Up Black and Blue) chimes in with his thoughts on the third All Blacks vs Lions Test this weekend. What started out as a good concept soon turned into a one-eyed rant about the previous Test, but we're okay with that. Over to Tony! MORE »