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Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Top 3 Best Tries chosen for New Zealand's Fans Try of the Year 2015

We recently posted 15 brilliant tries that were the nominees for the Sky Sport New Zealand's Fans Try of the Year for 2015, and told you that you can vote for your favourites. Here are the Top 3, with the winner to be decided on 11 December. MORE »

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Argentina unleash the talent to win entertaining Barbarians clash

Argentina scored seven tries to beat an ambitious Barbarians team 49-31 at Twickenham. The game was played in the spirit of Barbarians rugby, with both teams flinging the ball around when possible, resulting in some sensational play as Los Pumas in particular impressed. MORE »

Friday, November 20, 2015

A look at Jonah Lomu's 15 brilliant Rugby World Cup Tries

Jonah Lomu scored 15 sensational Rugby World Cup tries, a record that was recently equalled by Bryan Habana, although he did it in three tournaments, not two. With respect to the Springbok winger, Lomu's tries were from another planet, as you can see here MORE »

Friday, November 13, 2015

Sky Sport New Zealand's Fans Try of the Year 2015

After another fantastic year for New Zealand rugby, Sky Sport NZ have put together a list of 15 outstanding scores that are the nominations for the Sky Fans Try of the Year 2015. In their own words, ten tries just weren't enough. MORE »

Sunday, November 08, 2015

Quade Cooper no-look kick ahead sets up try on Toulon debut

Quade Cooper had a quiet World Cup but took center stage again yesterday as he made his debut for powerhouse European outfit, Toulon. Cooper impressed with his usual tricks, which included setting up this lovely try with a neat no-look dab through. MORE »

Thursday, October 08, 2015

5 of the best tries from week 3 of RWC 2015

A total of 19 tries were scored over the course of a dramatic third weekend of Rugby World Cup 2015, which saw tournament hosts England knocked out of the competition in the pool stages for the first time in history. Here is a recap of the best. MORE »

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Five of the Best Tries so far at Rugby World Cup 2015

Rugby World Cup 2015 has already dished up its fair share of shocks and great plays, and as the second weekend came to a close, World Rugby has given us a chance to reflect on some of the best tries in the competition so far. MORE »

Friday, September 11, 2015

Waikato's sensational Try of the Season contender scored by Anton Lienert-Brown

As we head into another weekend that features a lot of domestic rugby around the globe, here is a look at what is without a doubt one of the best team tries you will see this year. It was scored by former Under 20 player Anton Lienert-Brown, and went coast to coast. MORE »

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Tonga's sensational full field try against South Africa at Rugby World Cup 2007

As the excitement builds towards Rugby World Cup kickoff on September 18th, World Rugby have provided a quick look at a memorable try from the 2007 edition, as Tonga came close to upsetting eventual champions, South Africa. MORE »

Friday, August 07, 2015

The Wraparound from Rugby HQ - Week 26

This week's Wraparound offers something a little bit different to the norm, as Sean and the Rugby HQ guys recap all the very best action that took place in Australian club rugby over the course of the last week. It features some stunning tries, woeful defence and balls of steel. MORE »

Friday, July 31, 2015

The Top Tries scored in world rugby in July

July was a busy month for rugby around the world, and we've been treated to some thrilling games and brilliant tries. Here is a look at some of the best, as World Rugby have compiled 11 top quality five-pointers from both the Rugby Championship and the Pacific Nations Cup. MORE »

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

New Zealand Barbarians bring back The Wall during win over Maori All Blacks

The New Zealand Barbarians handed the Maori All Blacks their first home defeat in 12 years as they came up trumps 34-17 in Auckland. The weather conditions weren't condusive to a free-flowing match, but in the last ten minutes the Barbarians brought back an old classic, and scored a brilliant try from it. MORE »

Saturday, July 04, 2015

Dixon try proves crucial as Highlanders beat Hurricanes to Super Rugby title

The Highlanders earlier beat the Hurricanes 21-14 in a sensational Super Rugby Final that featured brilliant offloads and an incredibly high tempo of play throughout. One of the tries of the match was scored by flanker Elliot Dixon, or was it? MORE »

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

Sergio Parisse brilliant inside flick sets up try for victorious Stade Francais

Toulon's fantastic run of success came to a sudden halt as Stade Francais knocked them out of the Top 14 with a 33-16 Semi Final victory this past weekend. Leading from the front was Sergio Parisse, who produced a sensational pass for their first try of the game. MORE »

Monday, June 08, 2015

Top 5 Tries from U20 World Championship PLUS Highlights from Day Two

Round Two of the World Rugby U20 Championshop served up some outstanding tries as the juniors battled it out in the heat of Italy on Saturday. Above is a look at five of the best, with all the individual match highlights posted on page two of this post. MORE »

Thursday, June 04, 2015

The Top 5 Best Tries at the U20 World Championship on Day One

The opening round of the U20 World Championship didn't disappoint, as new records were set and plenty of running rugby was on display. MORE »

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Jonny May starts and finishes brilliant length of the field try against Connacht

Gloucester scored twice in extra time to beat Connacht 40-32 in a thrilling European Champions Cup playoff match. The Irish side led with a minute left to play, but Gloucester took the game to extra time, then Jonny May settled it with a brilliant 75-meter try. MORE »

Friday, May 22, 2015

Seven of the Best Tries from the 2015 London Sevens

We have already seen two cracking tries from speedster Carlin Isles during the USA's shock semi final demolition of England in last weekend's HSBC Sevens World Series finale at Twickenham. But as the latest World Rugby highlights reel shows, there were plenty more scorchers to marvel at during an enthralling conclusion to the season. MORE »

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Canadian Taylor Paris scores try from 105m out in PRO D2 Semi Final

Canadian former Sevens star, Taylor Paris, scored a sensational counter-attacking try for Agen from all of 105m out in the French second division, PRO D2, semi final at the weekend. It was what is sometimes called a 14-point turnaround, and proved vital in the end. MORE »

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Fijian powerhouse winger Taqele Naiyaravoro signed by Glasgow Warriors

Glasgow Warriors have signaled their intent to once again challenge for next season's PRO12 title by signing big Fijian flyer Taqele Naiyaravoro. The 23-year-old has impressed of late, so here's a look at his impressive recent try, plus other highlights. MORE »

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