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Friday, September 30, 2016

Giant Nemani Nadolo grabs hat-trick in for his new club Montpellier

It's safe to say that this week has been a pretty good one for Montpellier in the French Top 14. They scored a comfortable 42-13 win over Brive to go third in the League before securing the services of former Clermont - and current Scotland boss - Vern Cotter for next season. MORE »

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Danny Cipriani brilliance sets up outstanding Jimmy Gopperth try

Danny Cipriani was at the heart of a stunning Wasps try as they beat Northampton Saints 20-15 away at the weekend. While most players might have kicked from that position, it was the former England number ten's attacking instinct that kicked in, resulting in a length of the field score. MORE »

Monday, September 26, 2016

Five Sensational Tries from Round Six in France

The current Top 14 season has dished up some cracking rugby so far in 2016, and this past weekend's was no different, as this compilation of lovely tries proves. MORE »

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Juan Imhoff bags top quality hat-trick as Racing beat Toulon

Reigning Top 14 champions Racing 92 bounced back from their heavy defeat to Clermont Auvergne last week by beating Toulon 41-30 in Paris at the weekend, with Argentinian winger Juan Imhoff impressing with a hat-trick of tries. MORE »

Monday, September 19, 2016

Best tries of the Mitre 10 Cup - Round 5

A short collection of the best tries scored in round five of the Mitre 10 Cup in New Zealand, with some classic moments and brilliant bits of play. MORE »

Monday, September 12, 2016

Tommy Seymour scores 4 TRIES in Glasgow win over Leinster

Glasgow produced a masterful second half performance to beat Leinster 33-25 on the first game played on the new synthetic turf at Scotstoun. MORE »

Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Ulster score stunning tries to start PRO12 with strong performance

With round two of the Guiness PRO12 right around the corner, we look back at some great action from round one in the match that saw Ulster defeat Newport Gwent Dragons 29-8. Lovely play from Ruan Pienaar and Rob Lyttle. MORE »

Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Stade Fran├žais and Clermont share the spoils in Top 14 epic!

Stade Fran├žais and Clermont produced an early candidate for the game of the season after drawing 30-30 at the Stade Jean Bouin in Paris. We've got extended highlights plus a shorter recap if you don't have the time (we'd highly recommend the longer video though). MORE »

Monday, September 05, 2016

Aviva Premiership Tries of the Week - Round 1

The Aviva Premiership is back so here is a look at some of the best tries that were scored over the course of the weekend, with five great efforts finished off or created by tryscorers Matt Scott, Ben Spencer, Jimmy Gopperth, Will Chudley and Dan Robson. MORE »

Monday, September 05, 2016

Best tries of the Mitre 10 Cup - Round 3

Another brilliant weekend of NPC rugby took place in New Zealand's Mitre 10 Cup (formerly ITM Cup/AirNZ Cup), so here is a look at some of the very best tries scored, including two classics from the Ioane brothers that we featured here on Friday. MORE »

Friday, September 02, 2016

The Ioane Brothers tear up the turf in incredible win over Southland

Young Rieko Ioane scored twice and his brother Akira once as Auckland put on a second half blitz to beat Southland 51-16 in round three of the Mitre 10 Cup. Both brothers scored stunning tries, showing the kind of prospects they are for New Zealand rugby. MORE »

Thursday, September 01, 2016

Best tries of Mitre 10 Cup - Round 2

Round two of the New Zealand provincial tournament has provided another dazzling highlight reel of quality tries. MORE »

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

The Best Tries from the opening rounds of Top 14 and PRO D2

While the early starts of France's top two league, Top 14 and PRO D2 at the end of August have been a constant talking point in the rugby world, it gives us all much greater relief that the 2016/17 rugby season has begun in earnest. And there are plenty of excellent tries already. MORE »

Monday, August 29, 2016

Charles Piutau shows some serious skills in Ulster preseason game

Charles Piutau delivers a monster performance against Northampton, scoring a try of his own and contributing to two others with some lovely pieces of play. MORE »

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Best tries of Mitre 10 Cup - Round 1

First round of tries highlights with excellent ball-handling, offloading, footwork, and pace in the newly-named Mitre 10 Cup from New Zealand. You may remember it as the ITM Cup, or NPC (National Provincial Championship). Different name, same quality. MORE »

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

TJ Perenara big bump on opposite number sets up great Hurricanes try

The Hurricanes blew the Sharks away in Wellington, scoring six tries to win 41-0 and set up a home Super Rugby semi final. Beauden Barrett and TJ Perenara were outstanding, so here is a quick look at a stand out moment from Perenara, as he dominated his opposite number. MORE »

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Cardiff Schools U15 throw ridiculous offloads for a great try

A lot has been spoken in recent times about Wales' new style of play, with coach Warren Gatland looking for the team to start playing a more open, running brand of rugby. There were glimpses of it during the 3-0 defeat to New Zealand, particularly from the likes of Liam Williams. However, if they're looking for inspirations, they need look no further than this Cardiff Schools U15 try. MORE »

Monday, July 18, 2016

Aaron Cruden gets stuck in Highlanders celebration after brilliant try

The Highlanders scored one of the tries of the weekend against the Chiefs, and apparently it was so good that opposition flyhalf Aaron Cruden couldn't help getting in on the celebrations. MORE »

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

A look back at the career of Nicky Robinson, including THAT penalty shootout and some brutal hits

Nicky Robinson announced his retirement from rugby on Tuesday, bringing the curtain down on a 15-year career. We're going to take a look back, including a trip down memory lane to the memorable Heineken Cup Semi-Final shootout between Cardiff Blues and Leicester in 2009. MORE »

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Highlanders and Elliot Dixon score superb team try against the Jaguares

The Highlanders score a brilliant try in the 31st minute on their way to a 34-8 victory and a spot in the Super Rugby playoffs. Outstanding team try, with mostly forwards involved. MORE »

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