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Monday, November 16, 2015

Louis Picamoles huge carry bumps off attempted tackle of Jackson Wray

While Toulouse were on the wrong end of the result at Allianz Park on Saturday, powerhouse number eight Louis Picamoles did at least make his impact felt. Near the end of the game he took a quick tap penalty and as replacement Jackson Wray attempted to tackle him, he made this huge trademark bump off. MORE »

Friday, November 13, 2015

Tomas Cubelli's outrageous reverse kick for the Barbarians

Livewire Argentina scrumhalf Tom├ís Cubelli has been signed by the Brumbies on a two-year deal following another great season. Capped 45 times by Los Pumas, Cubelli also featured for the Barbarians against the Wallabies a year ago, and was part of this fantastic bit of play. MORE »

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Throwback Thursday - The Time Drew Mitchell caught the ball with his feet

Here's a quick Throwback Thursday clip from Instagram, taking a look at this fun bit of skill from Wallaby Drew Mitchell back in 2013 when playing for the Waratahs vs the British & Irish Lions. MORE »

Friday, November 06, 2015

Friday Funnies - Tryscoring Fail in Polish Club Rugby

We had to share this, as we've all been in this situation. You beat the last man and casually stride in for the try as if you don't have a worry in the world. Why would you? You've just created something special, but just as you are about to complete the memory by dotting the ball down... uh oh. MORE »

Friday, November 06, 2015

Dan Carter converts final kick of Test career with his wrong foot

Dan Carter has kicked his final kick in Test rugby, and it was with the wrong foot. The leading points scorer in the history of the game bid farewell to international rugby with another stunning performance in the World Cup Final, ending his career on a high. MORE »

Thursday, November 05, 2015

Sam Burgess leaves Bath and Rugby Union to go back to League

Will he, won't he? We now know he will, and he has. With immediate effect. The Sam Burgess experiment is over. Burgess has left Bath and is heading home to his beloved South Sydney Rabbitohs, to continue playing Rugby League in the NRL, with two of his three brothers. MORE »

Thursday, November 05, 2015

George Ford questions referee decision only to get a sarcastic response

When Bath flyhalf George Ford questioned Matt Carley's decision, the referee hit back with an extremely sarcastic response. Yes, it came across as a bit harsh, and the awkward stare down that ensued felt like it lasted for minutes.. MORE »

Monday, November 02, 2015

Sonny Bill Williams gives World Cup winners medal away to young fan, but gets given another one

Having won the Rugby World Cup for a second time in succession, midfield star Sonny Bill Williams did something that those watching on could hardly believe. After a young fan took to the field and was tackled by security, SBW then escorted him off, and gave him his winners medal. MORE »

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Giant Mat Luamanu barrels through Fijian Seremaia Bai

Last week George Smith was smashed on his Premiership debut. Someone that contributed to the double tackle was massive Harlequins number eight, Mat Luamanu. On this occasion it was him with ball in hand, and Seremaia Bai on the receiving end. MORE »

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

A look at some of the Best Moments from Rugby World Cup 2015

This year's Rugby World Cup has been full of some quite unforgettable drama, surprises and disappointment. And as the competition nears its end this Saturday, Sky Sport New Zealand has taken their chance to reflect on some of the stand-out moments from the past six weeks. MORE »

Monday, October 26, 2015

Nigel Owens picked to referee the 2015 Rugby World Cup Final

Welsh referee Nigel Owens will take charge of this year's Rugby World Cup Final between New Zealand and Australia at Twickenham this coming Saturday. MORE »

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Acrobatic referee shows us how to smoothly recover from an embarrassing fall

There has been a lot of talk about refereeing of late, so here is a look at a ref at a lower level showing us exactly what to do when something goes wrong on the field - just play it cool. If you have acrobatic ability like this guy clearly does, even better. MORE »

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Mayor of London Boris Johnson ploughs through a 10-year-old Japanese child

Boris Johnson has hit the headlines again as he clearly got a little too involved in the hype of the Rugby World Cup, and ran over a 10-year-old Japanese schoolboy. The big carry took place during a game of street rugby in Tokyo, where Johnson is for trade relations. MORE »

Friday, October 02, 2015

Friday Funnies - Dan Biggar's bizarre kicking ritual, the Biggar Shuffle

The role of goal kicker in any team is a mentally tough one, and throughout the years, many rituals or "ticks" have been used to prepare a player for a kick. Last Saturday saw the dawn of another bizarre pre-kick routine, from Wales' stand-off Dan Biggar. MORE »

Friday, October 02, 2015

Wales get job done with win over determined Fiji in Cardiff

Wales were made to work hard for a 23-13 Pool A victory over Fiji at the Millennium Stadium earlier today. The win came about thanks to tries by Gareth Davies and Scott Baldwin, plus two conversions and three penalties from flyhalf Dan Biggar. MORE »

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Arizona Wildcat's pre-match Haka has angered rugby fans

As we all know, when one thinks of the Haka, we think of the All Blacks. In reality there are multiple 'Hakas' that take place around the country of New Zealand, and indeed the Pacific Islands too. It's part of their culture, but has now been used at a US college football match. MORE »

Friday, September 18, 2015

Wellington Prop Reggie Goodes steamrolls a back after impressive run

Otago came from behind to stun Wellington 37-36 in a classic ITM Cup match at the Westpac Stadium in Wellington yesterday. With time just about up, Otago were trailing by six points, but ran half the field for Matt Faddess to score a converted try, and steal the victory. MORE »

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Mic'd up scrumhalf Josh Holmes puts in a vocal performance in the NRC

This week Fox Sports decided to place a microphone on a scrumhalf, something they were probably best advised not to do. It turned out well though, as Josh Holmes had a great match for the North Harbour Rays, as the mic captured some of his 'passionate' exchanges. MORE »

Monday, September 14, 2015

The Liam Gill quick lineout quarterback throw in the NRC

Lat weekend in the National Rugby Championships in Australia discarded Wallaby flanker Liam Gill pulled off this gridiron style lineout throw that was mightily impressive. Not being able to pass quickly to the nearby man, he simply went over his head, halfway across the field. MORE »

Monday, September 07, 2015

Brad Thorn tackle breaks ribs of reality TV star in charity match

Amongst all the excitement of World Cup warm up matches, on Friday night a mixed celebrity and players England XV took on a mixed World XV in the inaugural Rugby Aid fixture. The match was to benefit the Rugby Aid charity, people who work alongside returning servicemen and women to help adjust back to civilian life after conflict. MORE »

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