RBS 6 Nations: Team of Round 4


After some enthralling displays at the weekend, albeit without a huge amount of good running rugby, we look at who really stood out in the Northern Hemisphere. A suffocating Welsh defence, a Scotland side still flattering to deceive and an Italian team who now seem to be on the ropes mean

Bangladesh Defeat Scotland in A High Scoring Contest


Bangladesh beat Scotland by 6 wickets today during their pool A clash at the Saxton Oval, Nelson. A spirited Scotland scored 318/8 but the Bangladeshi batsmen stood tall at the end of the day, as they successfully completed the second highest run-chase in world cup history. They now require one

Six Nations Round 2 – Team of the Week

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From the minute we heard Samson Lee would be unavailable for this game it become obvious that the Scottish pack would go after the inexperienced Welsh tighthead at scrum time and they did exactly that. Dickinson gave Welsh prop Aaron Jarvis a thoroughly difficult afternoon at scrum time. As well as this the

European Cup Review

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This past weekend saw Scotland win rugby league's European Championship. After losing 22-38 to France on Halloween night, the Scots endured an anxious wait to discover if they would claim the trophy. If Ireland defeated Wales by 41 points then the Irish would climb above Scotland and qualify for the

Who Should be Scottish PFA Player of the year (Virgil Van-Dijk)


This season in the Scottish Premiership has seen the emergence of Celtic’s go to centre back Virgil Van-Dijk, the Dutch born defender arrived from FC Groningen with not many people in Scottish football having heard of him. The 6 foot 4 aggressive ball winner arrived at Celtic for £2.6 million, after

Wales Taken To Land Six Nations Hat-Trick


Wales will embark on their quest to become the first country since the turn of the Millennium to land three consecutive Six Nations titles in a row and Warren Gatland will head into the rugby union showpiece at the weekend in a positive mind as the reigning champions host Italy