Profile for Stephen Brunsdon

Fan and journalist based in Edinburgh!

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Stephen Brunsdon
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Stephen Brunsdon
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Mar 23rd 2017, 17:00 (2 Days ago)
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Stephen Brunsdon's Posts (151 total)

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Racing 92 and Stade Français merger called off - A recap

After a farcical week of French politics and rugby combining, it's official: the controversial proposed merger between Racing 92 and Stade Français is off. We recap what took place, and look at where things stand now. MORE »

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Referee Angus Gardner dissects controversial mid-air contest rulings

Australian referee Angus Gardner joined Fox Sports in an attempt to shed light on how officials police the sometimes controversial mid-air contest incidents. MORE »

Friday, March 10, 2017

Fox Sports' cringey post-try interview with Henry Speight

The guys at Fox Sports Australia are known for their innovative broadcasting of rugby. From having players mic'd up during matches to trialling the first ever ref cam in a professional match, they've done a lot for the exposure of the game. MORE »

Monday, March 06, 2017

Werner Kok explodes as Sevuloni Mocenacagi gets sent off in Las Vegas 7s final

South Africa claimed their fourth HSBC World Sevens Series title of the year by beating Fiji 19-12 in a controversial Cup final in Las Vegas, which saw Fijian Sevuloni Mocenacagi sent off late in the game. MORE »

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Incredible stats illustrate how kicking has changed in rugby

The latest in the Ricoh Rugby Change Series focuses on kicking in the modern game and how relevant the practice has become in the face of better attacks. MORE »

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Sunday, May 24, 2015

James O'Connor comes up with Blooper of the Season as he gifts the Sharks a try

Poor James O'Connor. Things just didn't go well for him against the Sharks on Friday night, including a bit of a halftime spat with a team mate, then late in the game with this absolute howler of a kick that landed square in the bread basket of Stefan Ungerer. 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 »

Friday, May 22, 2015

Friday Funnies - Henry Seniloli's premature showboating costs Treviso a try

A little bit of showmanship can be harmless, but on occassion it puts you in a position to really end up with egg on your face. This is what happened with Treviso's Henry Seniloli last weekend, and his finger pointing try celebration came a little early against Scarlets. 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 »

Monday, May 18, 2015

The Shortball highlights wrap from Round 14 of Super Rugby

It was another busy weekend of rugby, so if you missed some of the Super Rugby that took place, catch up with the Shortball's recap of what went down in round 14. MORE »

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