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Thursday, March 05, 2015

The Top 5 Tries of the Aviva Premiership weekend - Round 16

With all the shocks and big clashes of last weekends Six Nations matches it is easy to forget the Aviva Premiership, however this week's tries of the week showed up some real doozies. A perfect mixture of tries containing pace, power, offloading and most important of all, quality finishing. MORE »

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Six Of The Best Tries from the 2014 Six Nations Championship

With the Six Nations just around the corner, as part of the build up we'll be sharing clips from previous years, as well as highlights and videos during once the tournament itself kicks off. This one above looks at six of the best tries scored in last year's Championship. MORE »

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Sky Sports' Top Five Tries of the Week - 19 Jan 2015

Sky Sports have put together a list of their Top Five tries for the past weekend. Efforts include those by Bath and Toulon, as seen here in the last few days, plus a few others featuring Steffon Armitage, Chris Ashton and Tadgh Furlong. MORE »

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Mamuka Gorgodze finishes off outstanding Toulon team try in Ulster thrashing

Steffon Armitage scored a hat-trick as Toulon stormed into the European Champions Cup quarter finals with a 60-22 victory over Ulster at the weekend. This great team try, finished off by Mamuka Gorgodze, was one of the best of the round. MORE »

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Jonathan Joseph brilliance sets up Francois Louw try for great Bath try

Bath secured a bonus point victory over Toulouse this weekend with this great try set up by Jonathan Joseph. As Bath keep European Champion Cup hopes alive, their centre pairing of Kyle Eastmond and Joseph eagerly await Stuart Lancaster's England Six Nation's squad announcement on Wednesday. MORE »

Monday, January 19, 2015

A look at the Top International Try Scorers of 2014

The IRB, now known as World Rugby, have put together a video featuring some of the top tryscorers of 2014. It's been named the Top 5 International Try Scorers of 2014, but there are actually a bonus two in there, including those from other tiers of Test rugby. MORE »

Monday, January 05, 2015

The Aviva Premiership Best Tries of 2014

A few days back we posted the biggest hits from the 2014 Aviva Premiership year, so here is a look at some of the best tries. They are all excellent and rather than focused on individual efforts, these are great team tries for the most part. Which is your favourite? MORE »

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 »