Profile for Stephen Brunsdon

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Stephen Brunsdon
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Stephen Brunsdon
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Nov 23rd 2017, 11:51 (1 Day ago)
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Stephen Brunsdon's Posts (188 total)

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Waisake Naholo escapes card after taking Stuart Hogg out in the air

While this week there has been a fair bit of discussion about Kieran Read's illegal play, New Zealand winger Waisake Naholo was also lucky not to be yellow carded during his side's narrow 22-17 victory over Scotland, after he took Stuart Hogg out in the air. MORE »

Saturday, November 18, 2017

New Zealand hang on to beat Scotland after dramatic finale in Edinburgh

New Zealand survived a monumental late fight-back from Gregor Townsend's Scotland to claim a narrow 22-17 victory at BT Murrayfield on Saturday. MORE »

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

France XV narrowly miss out on All Black victory in Lyon

After their 38-18 loss at home, France faced New Zealand for the second time in four days in a tightly-fought match in Lyon's Groupama Stadium, which the visitors edged 28-23. MORE »

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Kuridrani hat-trick helps Wallabies record comfortable win over Japan

Tevita Kuridrani scored a hat-trick of tries as Australia continued their unbeaten start to the end-of-year tour, beating Japan 63-30 in Yokohama at the weekend. MORE »

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Baa Baas denied unique try in classic team move against the Wallabies

There were plenty of talking points during Australia’s 31-28 victory over the Barbarians in Sydney last weekend, most notably a typical Baa Baas trick play which nearly paid off. 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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