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Monday, October 17, 2016

Connacht score brilliant length of the field try as they upset Toulouse

Connacht scored one of the tries of the weekend as they upset Toulouse 23-21 at the Sportsground in the opening round of this season's European Champions Cup. The hosts were trailing 21-11 at halftime MORE »

Friday, October 14, 2016

Brilliant flick infield by Adam Knight saves Otago try

Otago flanker Adam Knight produced a sensational piece of play against Manawatu earlier today, helping his side to a 21-14 victory in the Mitre 10 Cup. It's the type of skill we've seen in Rugby League's NRL before, most notably in 2008 when Greg Inglis set up Mark Gasnier. MORE »

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

5 AMAZING tries from the Aviva Premiership

The amount of rugby being played at the weekend meant it was very easy to miss key moments. Thankfully, the Citizen Try of the Week series produces the best tries from the Aviva Premiership, and round 6 served up some scorchers! MORE »

Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Another serving of outstanding Mitre 10 Cup tries in New Zealand

The Mitre 10 Cup has been brilliant thus far. Week in and week out the comp has consistently produced great tries. Week seven was no exception, so here is a look at the best from the most recent round of action in New Zealand's premier domestic competition. MORE »

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 »

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