Monday, June 11, 2018

Remy Grosso hospitalized with double skull fracture after brutal collision

France were pummeled 52-11 at Eden Park Saturday night after leading at the break. However, the worst news came for winger Remy Grosso after taking successive, back-to-back shots to the head from Sam Cane and Ofa Tu'ungafasi. MORE »

Friday, June 08, 2018

Semi Finalists confirmed after thrilling round at U20 World Championship

An enthralling climax to the pool stages of the World Rugby U20 Championship 2018 on Wednesday resulted in a semi-final line-up which sees England face South Africa in Narbonne and hosts France take on New Zealand in Perpignan, in a repeat of the 2017 semi-finals. MORE »

That time Jebb Sinclair got red carded for running through a defender

This weekend sees Scotland and Canada face off against each other for the first time since their infamous meeting in Toronto four years ago, in which the Scots won 19-17. The occasion was marred late in the game by a highly controversial decision. MORE »

Three sensational tries in the final U20 World Championship pool stages

The final pool matches of the U20s World Championship took place on Thursday night and provided some of the best rugby so far in the tournament, particularly from the host nation France. MORE »

Thursday, June 07, 2018

From 170kg security guard to All Black prop, meet new cap Karl Tu’inukuafe

As the rugby world gears up for the start of the June test series this weekend, a few stories have been captivating fans around the globe since squads were announced. Perhaps none more so than that of the rise of freshly-minted All Black prop Karl Tu'inukuafe. MORE »

George North's monster hit on debutant Embrose Papier shuts down Springboks

George North capped off Wales' 22-20 win over South Africa in Washington DC with this monster tackle late in the game, shutting down a possible counter-attack and last-minute comeback. MORE »

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Samoan players lose their bearings resulting in comedy gold at London 7s

Samoa got the better of Spain to win their clash 26-10 at the London Sevens this past weekend but made the task a little more difficult than it should have been, with this horrendous blooper in the first half. Even the referee couldn't keep a straight face. MORE »

Tuesday, June 05, 2018

7 Sensational tries as Fiji edge rivals to win London Sevens

Fiji overcame closest rivals South Africa 21-17 in a thrilling final of the HSBC London Sevens at an exuberant Twickenham Stadium to claim their fourth successive tournament victory and extend their lead at the top of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series. MORE »

Six of the best tries from Super Rugby as we head into the Test season

Super Rugby will be going on hiatus for the next three weeks to make way for the highly anticipated June International Series. As the teams head into the break, here's a look at some of the best tries from round 16. MORE »

Monday, June 04, 2018

Castres upset star-studded Montpellier to claim Top 14 title

Castres surprised star-studded Montpellier in the French Top 14 final on Saturday night as the boot of Argentinian Benjamin Urdapilleta helped them to a famous 29-13 win. It was a huge achievement for Castres, who finished the regular season in sixth place. MORE »

England U20's confirmed semi finalists while other pools are up for grabs

England are the first team to qualify for the semi-finals after another fascinating day of junior grade rugby at the World Rugby U20 Championship in France on Sunday. South Africa and New Zealand are the only other teams that sit on maximum points. MORE »

Dan Norton burns Carlin Isles on day one of London Sevens

England's Dan Norton smoked Carlin Isles and team USA with his near length-of-field try from day one action of the London Sevens. MORE »

Friday, June 01, 2018

Epic four minutes of rugby as the Highlanders refuse to stop playing

The Highlanders and Hurricanes battled it out in the opening game of Super Rugby's round 16, with some epic moments of rugby being played in typical New Zealand derby fashion. While the hosts came out on top, just before the break the attacking intent of both sides was beautiful to watch. MORE »

France youngsters score potential Try of the Tournament at U20 Championships

France scored one of the best tries of the season as they beat Ireland in this year's U20 Championship on the opening day on Wednesday. Ireland came close late but the home side got their campaign off to a positive start. MORE »

Thursday, May 31, 2018

The 4 much talked about suspensions from the latest round of Super Rugby

Ahead of the weekend, here's a quick recap of what happened in the last round of Super Rugby, with four much talked about suspensions for various elements of foul play. We've thrown them into one video for you, and given a brief recap of the bans handed out. MORE »