They say politics and sport shouldn’t mix, but what about religion and sport? Israel Folau, widely regarded as the top professional rugby union player in Australia, has found himself at the centre of an ongoing scandal. What it boils down to is this: he expressed some opinions, held by many,
England's attack coach Scott Wisemantel insists that Danny Cipriani has not been 'written off' and that there is a chance for the player to force his way back in to contention, England selected a 36-man training squad which started last Sunday in Bristol which Danny Cipriani was not a part
Mike Brown feels that he has been unfairly treated in the media and has come under fire from his critics.
Mike Brown feels that he deserves more respect for what he has done in a England jersey, Brown has 71 caps to his name. The Harlequins and England full-back has been
South Africa clinch the series winning 23-12 against England today in Bloemfontein.
The Springboks once again came from behind to dominate England and win the game to take the series 2-0 with a week to spare, England started the game the better side, same as last week in Johannesburg. They went
The 2017 RBS Six Nations has been historic. Teams have shone, but all teams showed signs of improvement. With that, it makes the impending British and Irish Lions tour that much more exciting.
The Six Nations is arguably the most prestigious annual rugby competition internationally. The aura and expectation that it
A few months ago, this was a genuine topic of discussion. Italy had shown signs of improvement (victory over South Africa), but the improvement hasn't been consistent. For a while, the talks of Georgia joining the Six Nations quieted down. Over the last month and a bit, rugby fans have witnessed
The idea to globalise the Super Rugby competition and incorporate more international teams from Japan and Argentina in 2016 was an interesting idea at the start. On one hand the NZ teams could get a look over the world and promote their brand, while on the other hand the level
Super Rugby has only just begun but yet, its flaws are already clear. Just like last year, the New Zealand teams are dominant, while others struggle. It’s due to a combination of the confusion in tournament structure, as well as teams such as the Sunwolves, that SANZAR need to replicate
In 2016 the world has been witness to the decline of one of the traditional heavyweights in world rugby.
The Springboks have toiled throughout the year registering a 44% win rate in the 9 games played under coach Alistair Coetzee. Coetzee has been a man under pressure from the outset with
With the European Rugby Champions and European Rugby Challenge cups in full swing, the British and the British & Irish cup on the way, and the All Blacks with perhaps their best ever lineup, Rugby Union is gracing our fields and screens in a big way.
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