Posts for July 2007

Tuesday, July 31, 2007

Morne Steyn red carded for a spear tackle

The Bulls vs The Sharks last weekend in the Currie Cup met for a Super 14 finalists rematch. The Sharks scored two tries in each half for their bonus point in a match of great excitement for the 27 000 spectators. MORE »

Thursday, July 19, 2007

Federico Mendez knocks out Paul Ackford - Eng v Arg 1990

This is the haymaker of all haymakers. Possibly the most legendary, and at the same time infamous, punch seen on a rugby field to date. MORE »

Tuesday, July 17, 2007

Gethin Jenkins charge down, kick ahead, try!

Welsh front rower Gethin Jenkins is fast making a name for himself as one of the best props around. For a man his size he has amazing ball skills and can move quicker than most men who ply their trade in the front of the scrum. Just ask Ireland. MORE »

Tuesday, July 10, 2007

Nathan Grey smashes Brian O'Driscoll - Lions 2001

Superstar Irishman O'Driscoll gets hammered by Wallaby center Nathan Grey on the British and Irish Lions tour of Australia in 2001. MORE »

Monday, July 09, 2007

Justin Murphy flips over advertising boards!

Speedster Justin Murphy has an unfortunate collision with the advertising boards in this Rugby League match between Wigan and the Dragons. MORE »

Friday, July 06, 2007

The classic 'Wall' set piece try by Sale Sharks

This is a look at a fantastic set piece 'Wall' try, as seen in days gone by, scored here by the Sale Sharks vs Ospreys in the Heineken Cup. MORE »

Wednesday, July 04, 2007

1995 RWC Battle of Boet Erasmus - South Africa vs Canada

The day the lights went out on Boet Erasmus stadium, both literally and figuratively. Prematch, there was a power failure in the stadium which delayed kickoff. This seemed to add to the tension on the field. MORE »

Tuesday, July 03, 2007

Tom Croft 60m winning try vs NZ Maori in the 2007 Churchill Cup

There have been quite a few requests for this 60 meter match winning try by England Saxons replacement lock Tom Croft against the New Zealand Maori in the Churchill Cup. MORE »

Sunday, July 01, 2007

Scott Staniforth winning try - Bledisloe One

This is the match winner against the All Blacks from saturdays Tri Nations and Bledisloe Cup game in Melbourne. MORE »

Sunday, July 01, 2007

All Blacks Haka vs Wallabies - MCG 2007

In front of 79 000 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, the All Blacks performed one of the newer versions of the traditional All Blacks Haka. It appears to be a slight variation of the newer Kapa O Pango. MORE »