Posts for March 2009

Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Moody sees red over Tuilagi tackle on Cueto in 2005

In 2005 England hosted Samoa at Twickenham in a match that produced a record score, with the visitors taking a 40-3 hiding, but the game was marred by a few ugly incidents in the second half. MORE »

Monday, March 30, 2009

Super 14 Pick of the Week - Round 7

The rugby so far this season has been first class with many of the franchises, from all three countries, producing some quality rugby. Its the usual assortment of counter attack to set piece to individual brilliance this week as the tournament keeps getting better. MORE »

Monday, March 30, 2009

Fiji beat South Africa to win the 2009 Hong Kong Sevens

Fiji won a dramatic final 26-24 against South Africa to claim their first Hong Kong Sevens title in ten years on Sunday. The game went right down to the final kick in one of the more exciting finals weve seen. MORE »

Sunday, March 29, 2009

History of Rugby World Cup Sevens - Part 3

The third and final part of the History of the Sevens World Cup series coincides nicely with this weekends Hong Kong Sevens, which took place earlier today. Fiji came out trumps over South Africa in a rematch of the classic 1997 final, which is featured in this video. MORE »

Friday, March 27, 2009

Friday Funnies - The Franciois Steyn rib tickler

The Sharks played the Force last weekend in Perth in an entertaining match where we saw pink vs black as the Sharks came out tops 22-10. MORE »

Friday, March 27, 2009

Biggest hits of the 2009 Six Nations

One of our contributors from France has put together a Biggest Hits of the 2009 Six Nations video, for those of you who sent in emails requesting a video of this type. MORE »

Friday, March 27, 2009

Super 14 Pick of the Week - Round 6

Bags of quality tries have become the norm for this season's Super 14. This week, the New Zealand sides finally turn up to produce some end-to-end magic, the South African Sharks and Bulls defend their places at the top of the log while the Australian franchises have had a week to forget. MORE »

Thursday, March 26, 2009

Wales take on the Crossbar Challenge

Its been a while since weve featured a Crossbar Challenge here on RD, so this week weve got one for you, even though its slightly different to what youre used to. MORE »

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

History of Rugby World Cup Sevens - Part 2

Last week we featured the first part of the very interesting History of the Rugby World Cup Sevens video. This week were featuring part 2 in this fascinating insight into how the game of Sevens developed into what it is today. MORE »

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Classic Toulon counter attack and try against Perpignan

While this match took place over a week ago, we felt this try from Toulon's meeting with Perpignan should be shared with rugby fans around the world. MORE »