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Monday, February 08, 2016

New Zealand snatch 7s victory with 8 men on the field

One of the biggest talking points of the Sydney 7s weekend was New Zealand snatching a draw at the death against hosts Australia, but with an extra man on the field. World Rugby are reportedly investigating the embarassing incident. MORE »

Wednesday, February 03, 2016

Midweek Madness - Bath's forward pack take on a Formula 1 car

Red Bull Racing and F1 driver Daniel Ricciardo have taken on Bath's forwards in the ultimate scrum session, with the force of eight hundred horses up against eight mere mortals. With 900kg of muscle on home turf at Farleigh House, Bath were up for the challenge. MORE »

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Throwback Thursday - When Sebastien Chabal took on the All Blacks

A quick look back to 2007 and Sebastien Chabal making an impact against the All Blacks, who he couldn't wait to get stuck into. During the Haka he made it clear that he was baying for blood, and after putting in a huge tackle on Chris Masoe in the first Test, he then took out Ali Williams. MORE »

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Midweek Madness - U18 player scores after kicking intercept

This unique try was scored by Archie Maclean in the Currie vs Highland game in the Scottish National U18's Cup on Saturday. After the ball was turned over, the number eight spotted a chance at an intercept. MORE »

Monday, January 25, 2016

Dramatic finish to Japanese Top League final as result goes down to last conversion kick

The Panasonic Wild Knights and Toshiba Brave Lupus battled it out for the Japanese Top League title this past weekend, and the match ended in thrilling fashion, with Panasonic able to hang on for a 27-26 victory and their third consecutive Top League title. MORE »

Monday, January 25, 2016

Owen Farrell coughs up certain try with howler over the line

Saracens beat Toulouse 28-17 on Saturday but flyhalf Owen Farrell committed an absolute howler in the second half, denying his side of a chance to extend their lead further as they piled the pressure on the French giants. MORE »

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Midweek Madness - Whiria Meltzer's incredible flick pass sets up great 7s try

'Whiria Meltzer' sounds like something from another planet, so it's no coincidence that the man with the superstar name was behind this sensational pass during the Bayleys National Sevens in New Zealand. MORE »

Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Awesome compilation of some of the greatest skills ever seen in rugby

While we may all have slightly different reasons for loving rugby - often due to our body types and the positions we play - there's one thing that we all respect and enjoy: Great Skill. This brilliant video compilation features some outstanding moments from the game we all love. MORE »

Sunday, January 03, 2016

Penalty rebound leads to lucky try for Oyonnax's Jimmy Yobo

Last weekend bottom of the table Oyonnax upset Top 14 champions Stade Francais 25-12, for the latter's seventh defeat of a troubling season so far. The only try of the match was scored in bizarre fashion, as former Toulon back Jimmy Yobo took his opportunity. MORE »

Friday, January 01, 2016

12 Outstanding Try Savers from 2015

As we see in the new year, here is a quick look at some of the very best try saving tackles seen in what was a thoroughly enjoyable 2015 for both international and domestic rugby. These clips feature moments from the RWC, Aviva Premiership, Super Rugby and more. MORE »

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Duane Vermeulen knocked out attempting try-saving tackle on Maxime Medard

Toulon's hard-hitting number eight Duane Vermeulen was knocked out cold attempting a thumping try-saving tackle against Toulouse recently. The Springbok star will be out of action for two weeks following this big knock in Toulon's 31-8 loss. MORE »

Monday, December 28, 2015

Ma'a Nonu blunder gives Gael Fickou easy score in Toulouse rout

Bernard Laporte's Toulon may be famed for their classic red playing kit, but they were left red faced after being thumped on the road to current Top 14 leaders Toulouse. The three-times reigning European champions went down 31-8 despite fielding a star-studded line-up. MORE »

Thursday, December 24, 2015

Telusa Veainu stops Francis Saili's near certain Munster try in Leicester Tigers win

Leicester Tigers maintained their unbeaten start to the 2015-16 Champions Cup with a hard-fought 17-6 victory over Munster at Welford Road. The result completed a rare back-to-back success over the two-time champions, whose qualification hopes hang by a thread. MORE »

Wednesday, December 09, 2015

Get Rugby Mishmash, The History of Rugby Union in One Image

After a year of hard work, Rugby Mishmash, The History of Rugby Union in One Image is ready and today we've got a 20% discount for you, as well as more info about this unique collection of rugby history. MORE »

Wednesday, December 02, 2015

Midweek Madness - Referee warms up with imaginary players

We've all heard of method acting (becoming the character), but it's safe to assume that you've probably never seen a referee prepare like this before! It happened in Stradbrook, Dublin before a match between Blackrock College RFC and Belfast Harlequins in the All Ireland League (AIL). MORE »

Wednesday, December 02, 2015

Tim Visser scores bizarre corner flag try in Harlequins' defeat

The weekend's Aviva Premiership action saw Exeter Chiefs narrowly defeat Harlequins 26-25 at Sandy Park, but it was the visitors who attracted the most attention in the game, courtesy of a bizarre try from Tim Visser. MORE »

Tuesday, December 01, 2015

Nick Williams huge double fend slams Leinster's Rhys Ruddock to the floor

Leinster beat Ulster 8-3 on Friday night in Dublin, but one of the highlights of the low-scoring match was this huge double fend by former junior All Black, Nick Williams. Ireland flanker Rhys Ruddock was dominated in the collision twice, demonstrating the power of the man. MORE »

Monday, November 30, 2015

Women's Sevens player runs 80m to score then commits the ultimate sin

When a Sevens rugby player ran 80m to score a fantastic try at a tournament in Poland recently, it looked as though we'd be hailing her for her excellent acceleration, balance and eye for the tryline. Instead, Kasia Stasiecka took all the plaudits, as she came out of nowhere to ruin the party. MORE »

Friday, November 27, 2015

Conversion hits the posts an incredible four times before going over

St. Conleth's College played the quarter final of the Schools Cup in Dublin a few days ago, winning against Tullow CS. The thing that got our attention though was this unbelievable conversion that hit the posts no less than four times before going over. MORE »

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Commentators unhappy after Billy Vunipola is sinbinned for 'shoulder charge'

Saracens number eight Billy Vunipola was sent to the sinbin for this alleged no-arms tackle against Ulster in the European Champions Cup. Referee Romain Poite felt that there was no use of the arms, but Vunipola and the commentary team disagreed, clearly bemused. MORE »

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