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Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Fiji's two sensational tries that launched victorious Pacific Nations Cup campaign

Last month Fiji won the Pacific Nations Cup for the first time with a 34-21 victory over Tonga in the final match. They scored some great tries on the way to the title, but none better than these too in their opening rain-soaked match against Japan. MORE »

Monday, July 01, 2013

Tamati Ellison's sensational pass puts Ben Smith in for the try

Despite going down 40-12 to the Crusaders in Dunedin, the Highlanders scored first through a piece of individual brilliance from Tamati Ellison, that resulted in a try for Ben Smith. It was just one of many great moments in an eventful Super Rugby game. MORE »

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Tom Croft's brilliant try and try-saving tackle against Harlequins

Tom Croft played a key role in Leicester Tigers' 33-16 Aviva Premiership semifinal win over Harlequins at the weekend, scoring a great try and making a very impressive try-saving tackle. They will face Northampton Saints in the final on May 25th. MORE »

Monday, May 13, 2013

Rod Davies finishes off brilliant 95m Reds try against the Sharks

Rocket Rod Davies scored one of the tries of the season on Saturday as the Reds powered past the struggling Sharks to claim a 32-17 bonus point win at home. They now head to South Africa with goals of reaching the top of the Australian conference. MORE »

Monday, May 06, 2013

Colin Slade finishes brilliant Highlanders team try against the Sharks

The Highlanders scored one of the tries of the season as they picked up their long overdue first win of the 2013 Super Rugby campaign. They beat the Sharks 25-22 on Saturday in a match that produced a thrilling second half of rugby. MORE »

Wednesday, May 01, 2013

The Top Five Best 'Fatman' Tries of all time

For years we've been posting the very best in prop tries, and occasionally those scored by hookers, but today we're sharing this quality Top 5 front rowers tries compilation, courtesy of the good folk at Rugby HQ in Australia. MORE »

Monday, April 29, 2013

Fetu'u Vainikolo try from no look pass against Treviso

A late converted try by Paul O'Donohoe helped Connacht to a 23-23 draw with Treviso in Friday night's RadoDirect PRO12 game at the Stadio Monigo. Flyer Fetu'u Vainilolo scored a very well taken try following a no-look pass off a lineout, that he ran onto at pace before stepping a few players. MORE »

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Rugby HQ's Top 5 Set Piece Tries of all time

Sean Maloney and the team at Rugby HQ have been churning out the Top 5 segments of late, providing the fans with a whole host of classic moments that, while they're often from an Australian angle, are still great fun to watch for neutrals. MORE »

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Ben Youngs' 80m try vs Bath voted Aviva Premiership Try of the Week

Ben Youngs' excellent solo effort For Leicester Tigers against Bath at the weekend was voted Aviva Premiership Try of the Week for Round 21. MORE »

Monday, April 22, 2013

Wesley Fofana scores outstanding try vs Toulouse after just 39 seconds

Clermont maintained their fine form with a convincing 39-17 victory over Toulouse at fortress Stade Marcel Michelin at the weekend. They started the game in sensational fashion as Wesley Fofana scored one of the tries of the weekend after just 39 seconds. MORE »

Friday, April 19, 2013

Amazing end-to-end passage of play results in try for Suburbs vs Grammar-Carlton

This amazing passage of end to end play from Auckland club rugby did the rounds recently after it was posted by someone who was at the game. It features a flowing passage of play where either side, Grammar-Carlton or Suburbs, could have scored. MORE »

Tuesday, April 09, 2013

Reggie Goodes' catch and sprint down wing for great prop try

In a game that featured many great tries, South Africa born Hurricanes prop Reg Goodes scored on eof the best as he caught a ball behind his back then sprinted down the wing to finish. MORE »

Tuesday, April 09, 2013

Julian Savea's incredible full speed pick-up and try vs the Waratahs

Julian Savea scored two fantastic tries against the Waratahs on Saturday as the Hurricanes powered to a 41-29 victory at home. Power is usually the name of the game with Savea, but the rookie's second try showed that he has plenty of skill too. MORE »

Sunday, April 07, 2013

Saracens through to Heineken Cup semi final as 'Ash Splash' returns

Chris Ashton scored one of his better tries in recent times as Saracens beat Ulster 27-16 to progress to the semi finals of the Heineken Cup for only the second time. They will return to Twickenham to face Toulon. MORE »

Friday, April 05, 2013

The Best Tries from the Heineken Cup Pool Stages

In the build-up to a huge weekend of European rugby here is a look at some of the best tries scored in the pool stages of the Heineken Cup. The Quarter-Finals start tomorrow with some fascinating match-ups, and no doubt plenty of drama and action to come. MORE »

Wednesday, April 03, 2013

Halani Aulika rounds Sale Sharks cover to score great prop try

Tongan prop Halani Aulika scored one of the tries of the Aviva Premiership weekend on Sunday as London Irish drew 33-33 with Sale Sharks at the Madejski Stadium. The big front rower is the club's leading try-scorer this season, but was almost lost to rugby. MORE »

Wednesday, April 03, 2013

Stephen Hoiles snatches 2007 win for the Wallabies over Wales

Stephen Hoiles broke Welsh hearts with a try after the hooter as the Wallabies snatched a 29-23 victory in their 2007 Test match at the Telstra Stadium. MORE »

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Young Prop Dean Irvine scores 90 meter intercept try

This is a quick look at a pretty amazing try scored by replacement prop Dean Irvine in last year's Oxford vs Cambridge Under 21 match at Twickenham. Oxford won 31-17. MORE »

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Waisale Serevi talks about THAT classic try at the 2007 Hong Kong Sevens

The 2013 Hong Kong Sevens kicks off tomorrow so to get you in the mood here is a look back at a thrilling moment from a great match in 2007. We first posted it after it happened, but the IRB have since got the great man himself to chat about it. MORE »

Monday, March 11, 2013

Julian Savea smashes Israel Dagg, Robbie Fruean, and a few others

The Hurricanes beat the Crusaders 29-28 in a Super Rugby thriller on Friday night. Wing Julian Savea had a large part to play in the home side's performance as he physically dominated and scored a try that was reminiscent of Jonah Lomu vs Mike Catt in 1995. MORE »

 
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