Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Inside the Pride - Rugby in Africa 2015 - Part 1

The 2015 Bhubesi Pride rugby coaching expedition in Africa is well under way, so today we've got the latest video update for you, as well as some information on how you have the opportunity to get involved. This year they started in Uganda and Kenya, and will gradually make their way down south over the course of a few months, en route to South Africa. MORE »

Monday, May 11, 2015

Seven of the Best Tries from the Glasgow Sevens

With plenty to play for in the penultimate round of the HSBC Sevens Series in Glasgow, flowing rugby was the order of the day as all sides produced some sensational offloads and creative play whilst running in impressive tries - check out the pick of the bunch here. MORE »

WIN a copy of the Jonah Lomu Documentary, Anger Within

Rugby legend Jonah Lomu changed the sport as we know it. The great man turns 40 tomorrow, so to coincide with the big birthday, we're giving away DVD copies of his documentary, Anger Within. We'll then be having a bit of a 'Jonah week' as we celebrate the great man. MORE »

Sergio Parisse harshly red carded as Brice Dulin gets tipped up in the air

Stade Francais captain Sergio Parisse was shown a straight red card by referee Jerome Garces at the weekend, a decision that stunned the skipper, and everyone watching. It was a vital game for the Paris based side, a local Top 14 derby with Racing Metro. MORE »

The Shortball highlights wrap from Round 13 of Super Rugby

Catch up on the very best and in some cases, worst, from another great round of Super Rugby down south. There were tries aplenty, some upsets and one player got punched in the face, by his teammate. Look out for the Sam Whitelock try yet again, as well as a scorcher from Melani Nanai. MORE »

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Six of the Best - Aviva Premiership Try of the Season Shortlist

As we come to the end of another weekend of domestic rugby, here is a look at some of the very best tries scored in the Aviva Premiership over the course of the 2014-2015 season. It's difficult to pick a Try of the Season winner, but take a look and let us know your thoughts. MORE »

Saturday, May 09, 2015

Another classic Nick 'Honey Badger' Cummins post match interview one liner

Honey Badger Nick Cummins has come up with another pearler of an interview following the Western Force's 18-11 victory over the Waratahs in Perth earlier today. View the interview, that featured one genius line in particular MORE »

Friday, May 08, 2015

Second Rower Sam Whitelock scores unbelievable solo try vs the Reds

The Crusaders gave the likes of Dan Carter and Richie McCaw a fitting farewell in their last ever home game as they thrashed the Reds 58-17 in Christchurch. They scored eight tries in the process, with none better than this sensational solo effort from lock, Sam Whitelock. MORE »

Last ditch tap tackle stops Jonny May from scoring 70m scorcher vs Edinburgh

In Gloucester's defeat of Edinburgh in the European Challenge Cup final, the flying winger for the Cherry & Whites almost scored a sensational try midway through the first half. His effort was halted by a fantastic chase and ankle-tap, the second of which in the game. MORE »

Thursday, May 07, 2015

The Wraparound from Rugby HQ - Week 13

The Wraparound for Week 13 is a cracker, as the guys at Fox Sports have found some clips that can only be seen to be believed. Sean Maloney is at the helm as we delve into the weird, wonderful and occasionally worrying sights from the world of rugby. MORE »

Flying Chiefs winger James Lowe on defying the odds with arthritis

Anyone who has watched Super Rugby this season will have sat up and taken notice of the Chiefs' backline, and in particular a young winger named James Lowe. MORE »

Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Chris Hala'ufia huge hit then red card for shoving player's head into the dirt

Hard hitting London Welsh number eight Chris Hala'ufia today faces a discplinary hearing for the straight red card he was shown when his side took on Leicester Tigers in the Aviva Premiership recently. It was the same match in which he tackled a streaker. MORE »

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

The Shortball highlights wrap from Round 12 of Super Rugby

With another exciting weekend of Super Rugby behind us, the Fox Sports team have put together a great Shortball highlights wrap. Relax and enjoy as Sean Maloney introduces all the greatest tries, biggest tackles and most embarrassing bloopers from Round 12. MORE »

Prop Brendon Edmonds finishes fantastic length of the field Highlanders try

The Highlanders ran in seven tries to add further misery to the Sharks' poor Super Rugby season so far. The home side won 48-15 in Dunedin, and scored some sensational tries in the process. This one, finished off by prop Brendon Edmonds, was one of the best. MORE »

Monday, May 04, 2015

Kevin Naiqama's outstanding try assist for Wests Tigers in the NRL

It's very rare that we'll show Rugby League on here - we're a Rugby Union website after all. But now and again there are some sensational bits of play that crossover and can, and should, be admired by even this most ardent of Union fans. This is one such moment. MORE »