Posts for September 2011

Friday, September 30, 2011

Kevin the Tipster - England vs Scotland & Ireland vs Italy

We've just witnessed a massive game from Pool D and this weekend are another two huge matches, as England and Scotland meet in Pool B, while Italy take on Ireland in Pool C. Kevin The Tipster has had another go at predicting the results. MORE »

Friday, September 30, 2011

O2 Inside Line - Haskell Cam shears some sheep

It's Friday so time for our regular O2 Inside Line feature with James Haskell and the England team as they explore some of the more interesting regions of New Zealand. Today they're sheep shearing. MORE »

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Rugby World Cup Daily - SA vs Samoa preview & IRB progress

There weren't any matches in the World Cup today so the focus shifts to tomorrow's big game between Samoa and South Africa, a match that has all sorts of permutations for the group. RWC Daily also chats to John Kirwan, and looks at rugby development around the world. MORE »

Thursday, September 29, 2011

The Taking Down of Jamie Roberts - Part 3

The third and final part of our exclusive series featuring the man that all the guys want to be like, and all the girls want to be with, Jamie Roberts. He's a great player, an honest bloke, and a nice guy, and Tim Warwood has had enough. MORE »

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Samoa's road to the Rugby World Cup 2011

A look at how a team like Samoa still struggle to get the funds needed to prepare for the Rugby World Cup MORE »

Thursday, September 29, 2011

The Lynx Rules to Rugby Union

Every now and then we come across a viral video that is an absolute must to be shared here on the RD. At other times, we find one with half naked girls in it. That's the case today, and anything that's written after this becomes irrelevant. MORE »

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Rugby World Cup Daily - Standing out from the crowd

There was only one RWC game today, as the first ever meeting between rivals Georgia and Romania at the World Cup took place at Arena Manawatu in Palmerston North. RWC Daily covers the match, as well as chats to bearded Canadian Adam Kleeberger, and vistis the Samoa side as they play some golf. MORE »

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

RWC Questions - Round 2

Some amusing questions from the next round, from Reunion on the Rugby Channel in New Zealand MORE »

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Russia's Valery Tsnobiladze suspended for headbutt on Sean O'Brien

Russian hooker Valery Tsnobiladze has been suspended for three weeks for a headbutt on Sean O'Brien during their 62-12 loss to Ireland on Sunday. It's the third suspension of the 2011 Rugby World Cup so far. MORE »

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Dominiko Waqaniburotu suspension upheld for tackle on Pat Lambie

Fijian Dominiko Waqaniburotu had an appeal against a three match ban dismissed earlier this week following his suspension for a dangerous tackle against South Africa. His World Cup is effectively over. This is the tackle if you haven't seen it yet. MORE »