Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Prop Logovi'i Mulipola lines up conversion in last game with Tigers

Leicester Tigers got the 35-13 bonus-point win against Sale in Premiership action at the weekend, ensuring a spot in next season's European Champions Cup. It ended on a fun note as giant prop Logovi'i Mulipola lined up to take a conversion in the dying moments. MORE »

Huge Curwin Bosch step sets up try for Sharks against Highlanders

A Curwin Bosch sidestep that fooled half of the Kings Park Stadium helped his Sharks team on the way to a convincing victory over the Highlanders on Saturday. It has since been named Try of the Week for round 12. MORE »

Monday, May 07, 2018

Cam Clark shows up speedster Rieko Ioane with unbelievable chase

The Blues held on for their third win of the season as they edged the Waratahs 24-21 in Sydney on Saturday, with Rieko Ioane getting on the board just six minutes in. The speedster looked set for a second try shortly afterwards but was.. MORE »

Friday, May 04, 2018

Pumped up Jordan Taufua dominates Billy Meakes with thumping midfield hit

The Crusaders put in a typically powerful display to blow the Melbourne Rebels away on Friday, closing things off with a late try to seal the win. There were a number of big collisions throughout, with this the pick of the bunch. MORE »

Thursday, May 03, 2018

Top 10 tries from round two MLR action

Major League Rugby's inaugural season is underway in the United States. As we head into what remains of round 3, here is a look at the 10 best tries from last weekend. MORE »

Scotland winger Tim Visser announces international retirement

Scotland winger Tim Visser today announced his retirement from international rugby, calling time on a career which has spanned five years. MORE »

Tackler almost hurdled but still sent off for dangerous play

New Zealand U20 Billy Proctor received his marching orders for this tackle in the first quarter of the clash with Fiji U20s in the Oceania Championships on Tuesday. The contentious point was that he was left with little option after the Fijian attacker jumped into the tackle. MORE »

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Baptiste Serin howlers gift Racing 92 brace of tries against Bordeaux

Bordeaux B├Ęgles slumped to their 14th Top 14 defeat of the season at home to Racing 92 last weekend with scrum-half Baptiste Serin playing an unfortunate part in his side's downfall following an erratic performance. MORE »

Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Rugby Explorer with Jim Hamilton - Episode 1: Singapore

In the first ever episode of Rugby Explorer, Scottish rugby legend, Jim Hamilton, travels to Singapore to explore the city and find out more about the rugby scene in the Southeast Asian country. MORE »

Seven best tries and highlights from Singapore Sevens 2018

Fiji won their third consecutive tournament of the HSBC World Sevens Series, this time in Singapore after beating Australia 28-22 in the final. The win takes them above South Africa on the overall series standings. MORE »

Monday, April 30, 2018

Chance Peni suspended for high shot as Israel Dagg gets injured again

Brumbies winger Chance Peni has been suspended for his dangerous high challenge on Israel Dagg in their Super Rugby clash Saturday night against the Crusaders. Dagg will now spend more time on the sidelines nursing yet another knee injury. MORE »

Unprovoked punch-tackle (?) helps Perpignan's challenge for Top 14 promotion

Perpignan's PRO D2 semi-final win over Mont De Marsan was aided by opposition second-rower Dan Malafosse being sent off for this seemingly unprovoked swinging-arm-punch in the second half. MORE »

5 dazzling tries from the penultimate round of the Top 14

The penultimate round of the regular Top 14 season produced some frantic action at both ends of the standings with playoff spots and league survival still left to play for. Here is a look at the best tries scored over the course of a fascinating weekend. MORE »

Sunday, April 29, 2018

Joe Launchbury smashes Luther Burrell with 'humdinger' of a tackle

Wasps lock Joe Launchbury put in a crunching tackle on Luther Burrell on Sunday, knocking the centre clear off his feet. It was a clean hit and just what Wasps needed to set the tone for victory and an Aviva Premiership play-off berth. MORE »

Victor Vito takes elbow in the throat as Gillian Galan sees red

Referee Romain Poite red carded Toulouse back rower Gillian Galan for a dangerous fend just a minute from time as Toulouse picked up a 19-14 win over La Rochelle. The win pushed La Rochelle out of a playoff spot. MORE »