Posts for January 2008

Thursday, January 31, 2008

Alessandro Troncon floors Peter Stringer in 2001

As Ireland meet Italy at Croke Park on Saturday in the opener of the Six Nations 2008, we thought we'd pull out a clip from a previous meeting between the two sides, from 2001. MORE »

Thursday, January 31, 2008

Matfield makes his mark at Toulon

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Wednesday, January 30, 2008

Official Six Nations Launch ahead of Saturday

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Wednesday, January 30, 2008

Incredible skill by Wallaby George Smith in 2004

Great pieces of skill in particular, what some may call the finer side of the game of rugby, have in many ways been what has driven this site. This is one such moment, coming to us from a Wallaby legend way back in 2004. MORE »

Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Brian Lima picks on Mirco Bergamasco in the Tsunami Charity Match of 2005

In 2005 the North Hemisphere faced the Southern Hemisphere in an IRB Rugby Aid match at Twickenham. The match was played to raise money for the United Nations World Food Programme to support victims of the of the tragic Indian Ocean Tsunami that wrecked thousands of peoples lives and homes forever. MORE »

Monday, January 28, 2008

Matt Banahan flattens Brent Russell

Saracens fullback Brent Russell gets taken to pieces here from this big tackle by Bath's 6ft7 left wing... yes, that's right - 6ft7. Matt Banahan is an up and coming English winger who is bigger than most forwards. MORE »

Monday, January 28, 2008

Top Ten Tries of the French Top 14 this year so far

Tries in order: MORE »

Monday, January 28, 2008

Big Census Johnston hits Michael Lipman hard

Big Samoan prop Census Johnston puts the shoulder in on Bath flanker Michael Lipman in yesterdays Guiness Premiership match between Saracens and Bath. MORE »

Saturday, January 26, 2008

Cliff Mytton shows us why you should always chase a penalty kick

I received a link to this interesting try from the 1998 MORE »