Thursday, July 12, 2018

The George Smith career that started in 1999 will soon come to an end, probably

Wallabies great George Smith won't get the Australian rugby farewell he deserves as he will miss out on his final game on home soil due to injury. MORE »

Which one of these outstanding Test tries could be named Try of the Year?

Even though we're only halfway through the year, there have already been some incredible tries to admire. With an eye towards the World Rugby awards and the eventual IRP Try of the Year, World Rugby have put together a selection of top tries from recent internationals. MORE »

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

What can we expect from new Wales head coach Wayne Pivac

The announcement of Scarlets boss Wayne Pivac replacing Warren Gatland as head of the Welsh national team after next year's World Cup brings around a new wave of excitement in northern hemisphere rugby. MORE »

Monday, July 09, 2018

Seattle edge Glendale to claim inaugural Major League Rugby title in the USA

The inaugural season of Major League Rugby in the USA came to a close as the Seattle Seawolves defeated the Glendale Raptors 23-19 in San Diego. While both sides scored three tries apiece, the Seawolves penalties made the difference. MORE »

Sunday, July 08, 2018

All Blacks 10s one-up each other for sensational pass of the weekend

Both Damian McKenzie and Beauden Barrett were in fine form over the weekend, and in a case of "what one can do, the other can do better", both playmakers pulled off these brilliant no-look passes to set up tries. MORE »

Straight red prompts calls for report system after Semisi Masirewa challenge

Sunwolves winger Semisi Masirewa will miss the rest of the Super Rugby season after he was sent off for a dangerous tackle on Bernard Foley. The game was evenly poised at the time, but then floodgates opened, and the Waratahs won 77-25. MORE »

Friday, July 06, 2018

Reece Hodge gets fed up with tee, does it himself for brilliant three points

The Queensland Reds got back in the win column Friday night, defeating the Melbourne Rebels 37-23 at Suncorp Stadium. One highlight for the Rebels, however, was this brilliant... MORE »

Thursday, July 05, 2018

Top 5 Tries from MLR playoffs as USA awaits domestic Championship Final

The USA's Major League Rugby will host its first ever championship final as the Glendale Raptors and Seattle Seawolves have advanced to compete at Torero Stadium in San Diego this coming Saturday night. MORE »

Guido Petti's incredible charge earns him Super Rugby Play of the Week

Jaguares second row Guido Petti pulled off this impressive bit of play against the Stormers at the weekend, earning him Super Rugby's Play of the Week honour for round 17. He helped his team to their seventh win in succession, as they won 25-14 in Buenos Aires. MORE »

Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Midweek Madness - Tackler gets thin air as winger miraculously flies over him

Cobras A team scored this incredible try against Whangamata recently, as they found a way to get past a cover defender, defying the laws of physics (and some may say rugby) MORE »

Gloucester have dealt with old tattoos after new emblem caused consternation

Gloucester Rugby recently changed their emblem, causing a bit of an uproar with some fans, while others approved of the new look. Some, however, had more pressing concerns. Luckily for them, the club had a plan to take care of that. MORE »

Monday, July 02, 2018

Samoa edge towards RWC 2019 qualification with win over Germany

Samoa moved closer to qualifying for the 2019 Rugby World Cup with a comfortable 66-15 victory in the first leg play-off against Germany. MORE »

Wasps sign 125kg Georgian beast who is sure to become a fan favourite

Wasps have secured the services of hard-running Georgian front rower Zurabi Zhvania, who will join the club ahead of the 2018/19 season. As seen in the video below, the former Stade Francais man brings plenty of skill and speed to the table, as well as power up front. MORE »

WATCH: 5 best tries as Super Rugby returns with a bang

While the June Internationals came to a close last weekend, Super Rugby is back and Round 17 produced some sensational upsets and stunning tries. Here is a look at five of the best scores from around the competition, including that special effort from TJ Perenara. MORE »

Sunday, July 01, 2018

TJ Perenara scores one of the most outrageous tries you'll see

The Brumbies shocked the Hurricanes this weekend after beating them 24-12, but the game will be remembered for TJ Perenara's opportunistic try. MORE »