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Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Nemani Nadolo shows incredible strength and flair in Montpellier win

Nemani Nadolo played an important role in Montpellier's European Champions Cup win over Leinster at the weekend. The Fijian winger was as destructive as ever, scoring two tries and producing a thundering defensive performance as well. 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 »

Thursday, December 31, 2015

Telusa Veainu unbelievable stepping and best tries compilation

Telusa Veainu was a stand out star for Tonga at the World Cup, and he's continued that form with some highly impressive performances for Leicester Tigers in the Premiership and Champions Cup. Here is a look at some of his best bits on attack! MORE »

Monday, November 16, 2015

Louis Picamoles huge carry bumps off attempted tackle of Jackson Wray

While Toulouse were on the wrong end of the result at Allianz Park on Saturday, powerhouse number eight Louis Picamoles did at least make his impact felt. Near the end of the game he took a quick tap penalty and as replacement Jackson Wray attempted to tackle him, he made this huge trademark bump off. MORE »

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Sensational Fijian Leone Nakarawa's Rugby World Cup 2015 Highlights

Fiji may not have pulled up as many trees as they would have liked during the recent Rugby World Cup, but their exciting off-the-cuff style of play would have been less so if it wasn't for one man: second rower Leone Nakarawa. 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 »

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

David Pocock's Turnover Masterclass against the Blues

Watching round 9 of Super Rugby must have given Michael Cheika a headache, and not because his Waratahs side was well beaten at home by the Stormers. No, it was the game at Eden Park that will have left the Wallabies coach with the most thinking to do, in particular the performance of Brumbies flanker David Pocock. MORE »

Monday, March 30, 2015

George North knocked out again as Nathan Hughes gets red card for knee

Northampton Saints winger George North received another blow to the head that has resulted in concussion and more concern about his long term playing career. The incident happened as he scored in Saints' 52-30 victory over Wasps on Friday. MORE »

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Mamuka Gorgodze finishes off outstanding Toulon team try in Ulster thrashing

Steffon Armitage scored a hat-trick as Toulon stormed into the European Champions Cup quarter finals with a 60-22 victory over Ulster at the weekend. This great team try, finished off by Mamuka Gorgodze, was one of the best of the round. MORE »

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Barbarians run riot in entertaining midweek clash against Leicester Tigers

While the dust was still settling the thrilling Barbarians vs Wallabies game, the famous black and white hoops were at it again last night, against Leicester Tigers. The match wasn't televised, but the Tigers have put this great package together. MORE »