Posts for July 2012

Friday, July 27, 2012

Bhubesi Pride complete their African coaching initiative, start planning for 2013

Bhubesi Pride recently arrived into Cape Town as they marked the end of a quite remarkable journey through Africa. Today we take a look at the latest updates, and provide information.. MORE »

Thursday, July 26, 2012

A look back at the successful 1997 British and Irish Lions tour of South Africa

There's just under a year to go until the next British & Irish Lions tour, which as we all know will take place in Australia. Total Rugby recently took a look back at what happened on the last successful Lions tour, which was 15 years ago in South Africa. MORE »

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Waikato Chiefs ready for semi final clash with the Crusaders

Hayley Holt of The Crowd Goes Wild visited the Chiefs to find out how they have been preparing ahead of their Super Rugby Semi Final showdown with the almighty Crusaders on Friday. MORE »

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Defending champion Reds blown away by the Sharks in Brisbane

The Sharks lived up to their reputation of being a strong travelling side as they beat the Reds 30-17 in Brisbane to set up a Super Rugby semi final clash with the Stormers in Cape Town next weekend. The Final will be a New Zealand vs South Africa affair. MORE »

Sunday, July 22, 2012

The Crusaders win comfortably against the travelling Bulls

The Bull scored two tries to one but were no match for the dominant Crusaders, who produced a 28-13 victory in the Super Rugby Semi Finals qualifier in Christchurch yesterday. They will travel to Hamilton to take on the Chiefs for a place in the Final. MORE »

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Rugby Club Plays of the Week 2012 - Tougher than Chuck Norris

Another thoroughly enjoyable Plays of the Week from The Rugby Club and Sean Maloney, on Fox Sports Australia. MORE »

Friday, July 20, 2012

School of Hard Knocks - Behind the scenes training with The Foundry

School of Hard Knocks proved to be extremely popular this year and with so much going on behind the scenes, some of the intense training that took place wasn't actually included in the four episodes. So today we have some exclusive unseen footage for you, courtesy of one of London's premier training companies, The Foundry. MORE »

Thursday, July 19, 2012

Classic Encounters - Madagascar host Namibia in epic high scoring battle

One of the games of the season played out at an unlikely venue recently, a beautiful land perhaps nowdaways known more for its animated namesake. Madagascar hosted Namibia for the Africa Cup Division 1B title, and the match was a classic. MORE »

Thursday, July 19, 2012

Madagascar wardance vs Namibia

A look at the Madagascan wardance before their classic match against Namibia MORE »

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Gio Aplon knocked out with brutal elbow from teammate

Stormers and Springbok flyer Gio Aplon took a horrific knock against the Rebels, resulting in him slumping to the floor in one of the most awkward looking positions we've seen. Luckily he soldiered on, and will be available for their next match. MORE »