Saturday, May 21, 2016

Sonny Bill Williams puts in a monster tackle at the London Sevens

All the talk at this year's London 7s is about another cross-code convert, but Sonny Bill Williams has been quietly going about his work in his own fight to make it to the Olympics. On the opening day in London he made this cracking tackle, reminding everyone he is out there. MORE »

Friday, May 20, 2016

Friday Funnies - Up and under hits Prop Owen Franks square on the head!

Today Owen Franks found out the hard way that while the backs are doing their thing playing kicksies, you still need to pay attention to the flight of the ball, or you'll end up being the recipient of the falcon of the season. MORE »

WIN a pair of Amsterdam Sevens 2016 Tickets!

The Amsterdam Sevens is celebrating it's 45th year, so to mark the occasion we are giving away 5 pairs of weekend tickets (27-29 May). MORE »

3 Steps To Keep You Showing Up To The Gym

In today's training article resident Rugbydump Academy S&C Coach TJ Jankowski gives us some key tips on how to make sure you never miss another training session, no matter what your level of motivation is at the time. MORE »

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Seven must see sensational tries from the 2016 Paris Sevens

Catch up on the top tries from last weekend's Paris Sevens, including two tries of respective magnificence and strength from Toulon and Fiji winger, Josua Tuisova. MORE »

Find out what really makes Nick Cummins tick in this insightful feature with his ailing father

Nick 'Honey Badger' Cummins is all for the family in a journey of love and discovery. Learn more about what makes him tick, and just how much he has sacrificed for his loved ones. MORE »

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

France's Fijian sensation Virimi Vakatawa rips up the Paris Sevens

Virimi Vakatawa has had a stunning World Sevens Series so far and it continued in front of a home crowd at the Paris Sevens this past weekend, as the French flyer picked up a spot in the Dream Team, as well as claiming the DHL Impact Player award. MORE »

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

New Wasps signing Kurtley Beale sidelined after freak injury at kickoff

On Friday it was announced that Kurtley Beale had signed by Wasps for the 2016/2017 season, reportedly on a hugely rewarding contract. A day later, as the Waratahs hosted the Bulls in Sydney, it took just 26 seconds for his world to be flipped upside down. MORE »

80m try helps Vannes secure ProD2 promotion

Vannes became the first team from Brittany to secure a place in France's second division ProD2 after they beat RC Massy 57-44 in the Fédérale 1 play-off on Saturday. MORE »

Adam Zaruba's unbelievable one handed catch to score for Canada!

We've probably all dreamt of pulling off slick one-handed catches in a match, and while there have been a few who have done it in the lineout occasionally, it's safe to say that we've never seen it done quite like this before! Enter Canada's Adam Zaruba at the Paris 7s. MORE »

Monday, May 16, 2016

Jarryd Hayne set to compete with Fiji's superstars in a bid for an Olympic spot

Last night huge news broke as Jarryd Hayne left the NFL, opting to have a crack at the Fiji Sevens team. The former Rugby League star has called time on an NFL career with the San Francisco 49ers, citing the chance of playing in the Olympics as too good to refuse. MORE »

Samoa come from behind to upset Fiji in epic Paris Sevens Final

Samoa upset South Africa then came from behind to beat Fiji in an unbelievable day of Rugby Sevens in Paris on Sunday. Fiji shot out the gates in typical fashion but Samoa somehow turned around a 26-7 deficit to lead 29-26, and hang on in the dying seconds. MORE »

Leonardo Senatore banned for 10 weeks after biting Keegan Daniel

Jaguares loose forward Leonardo Senatore has been banned for biting Sharks forward Keegan Daniel during their 25-22 loss on Saturday. It is not the first time Senatore has been in trouble for biting, after he was banned for the same offence three years ago. MORE »

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Ben Botica inexplicably kicks the ball away as Harlequins attempt late comeback in final

Ben Botica had a nightmare ending to his Harlequins career as Montpellier won the European Challenge Cup Final 26-19. Quins had mounted a comeback but with ball in hand and time up, Botica kicked it away, rather than keeping possession to go for the draw. MORE »

Friday, May 13, 2016

Lima Sopoaga creates Waisake Naholo try with one of the flattest crosskick's you will ever see

The Highlanders beat the Crusaders in a thrilling game in Dunedin earlier today. The try of the match was scored by winger Waisake Naholo, though he would be the first to admit that flyhalf Lima Sopoaga deserved the plaudits for the moment of magic. MORE »