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Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Seven of the Best Tries from the South Africa Sevens

There were some brilliant team and individual tries scored at the Port Elizabeth Sevens this past weekend. Here is a recap of Seven of the Best, as chosen by World Rugby (formerly the IRB). It includes efforts from Portgual, England, New Zealand, Australia and champions South Africa, with three tries. MORE »

Monday, December 15, 2014

Dan Norton vs Seabelo Senatla sprint race at the South Africa 7s

After another great weekend of Sevens, here is a very quick clip that looks at the fascinating head to head duel between two of the quickest in the game - Dan Norton and Seabelo Senatla. It took place in the Cup quarter finals in Port Elizabeth, and you could say it was a tied result between the two. MORE »

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Springbok 7's flyer Seabelo Senatla scores sizzling 85m try vs Kenya

Seabelo Senatla has done it again, this time lighting up his home tournament as South Africa marched on to the quarter finals of the Sevens World Series in Port Elizabeth. This try against Kenya was one of many, but again it showed his blistering pace. MORE »

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Best Tries from Round 3 of the Champions Cup PLUS Facts and Stats

European rugby was back at the weekend with some fascinating results in Round 3 of the European Rugby Champions Cup. Here is a look at some of the best tries that were scored, as well as some interesting facts ahead of the return fixtures of Round 4. MORE »

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

Seven of the Best Tries from both the Men and Ladies Dubai Sevens 2014

The Dubai Sevens produced another thrilling weekend of rugby 7's, with some sensational tries scored over the course of the two days. Here is a look at seven of the best, which features a strong South African presence, with the likes of speedster Seabelo Senatla crossing for some great tries. MORE »

Monday, December 01, 2014

IRPA Try of the Year 2014 awarded to Francois Hougaard and the Springboks

The Springboks' end of year tour ended poorly but there was some consolation in the announcement that the great try they scored against New Zealand was named the International Rugby Players' Association (IRPA) Try of the Year 2014. MORE »

Monday, November 24, 2014

Sky New Zealand Fans Try of the Year 2014

Sky TV have put together a list of 10 nominations for the very best tries scored in New Zealand domestic and international rugby in the last 12 months. Fans have until Wednesday this week to vote for the single try they think is best. MORE »

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Teddy Thomas dropped after incredible solo effort against Australia

Teddy Thomas scored one of the tries of the weekend against Australia, but after a dream start to his Test career, has since been dropped by coach Philippe Saint-Andre for missing a training session. Here is a look at that great try from last weekend. MORE »

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

The Five Nominations for the IRPA Try of the Year 2014

It's coming to the end of the year so the Player of the Year 2014 nominees were announced recently, and today the International Rugby Players' Association (IRPA) Try of the Year 2014 shortlist of five has been revealed with this great video. MORE »

Friday, November 14, 2014

Timoci Nagusa finishes coast to coast consolation try vs France

France were too good for Fiji last weekend but the visitors did score an excellent consolation try, as flyer Timoci Nagusa went the length of the field for what was effectively a 100m team try. He beat debutant former South African's Scott Spedding and Rory Kockott on the way to the tryline. MORE »

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Barbarians run riot in entertaining midweek clash against Leicester Tigers

While the dust was still settling the thrilling Barbarians vs Wallabies game, the famous black and white hoops were at it again last night, against Leicester Tigers. The match wasn't televised, but the Tigers have put this great package together. MORE »

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

European Rugby Champions Cup Tries of the Week - Round 2

Round two of the European Rugby Champions Cup produced some outstanding tries and excellent individual performances. George North in particular scored four tries for Northampton Saints, while other great tries were scored by Toulon, Clermont and Harlequins. This is our selection of the best. MORE »

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Great chip and flick on by Liam Caddy sets up Kilkenny try

Classy bit of play from Kilkenny's Liam Caddy as he set up this try for Evan Dixon with a neatly placed chip kick, then a perfectly timed flick pass out wide. Brilliant play, contributing to their 19-12 win over Malahide in the Leinster 1B division. MORE »

Monday, October 27, 2014

Metuisela Talebula brilliant finish to 90m try in London Welsh thrashing

Fijian flyer Metuisela Talebula has been making his mark in the Top 14 this season with some sensational performances for Bordeaux, and on Thursday night he continued that fine form against London Welsh in the European Rugby Challenge Cup. MORE »

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Bordeaux-Begles trounce Castres in Top 14 round 9 rout

Highlights of giant killers Bordeaux-Begles beating Castres 59-7 in Round 9 of the Top 14. Castres were runners up last season, and won the title in the season before that, so this victory for Bordeaux is hugely significant. It also follows their big wn over Clermont. MORE »

Monday, September 22, 2014

ITM Cup Round 6 Try Scoring Highlights

This week's package from the ITM Cup features a whole host of wingers tries, so much so that you'd think forwards weren't allowed to score. Or perhaps that's just the way they play the game in New Zealand. Whatever the case, it's an enjoyable five minutes and a good quick summary. MORE »

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

ITM Cup Round 5 Try Scoring Highlights

A five minute round up of some of the best moments from the ITM Cup in Round 5 MORE »

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Step and unbelievable dummy sets up great try for Arkansas State University

We don't often feature non-professional rugby on the homepage, but when we do, it's usually quite special. This dummy from Mike Baska of Arkansas State University is off the charts in terms of audaciousness, and of course, execution. MORE »

Monday, September 15, 2014

Cornal Hendricks and Richie McCaw tries from great All Blacks vs Springboks Test

The All Blacks proved too composed yet again as they maintained their impeccable home record with a hard-fought 14-10 victory over the Springboks in Wellington. It was a low scoring, tough Test match but still managed to provide two outstanding tries. MORE »

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Benito Masilevu's huge side-steps give Brive late victory over Toulouse

Benito Masilevu has extended his contract at Brive just days after scoring a stunning try that helped them beat Toulouse 26-19 in their Top 14 clash. He showed up young star Gael Fickou with some outrageous stepping before scoring the match winner. MORE »

 
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