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'Throwing Eggs at Godzilla' - England XV v Barbarians RFC 2015

On the face of it, this was an end of season dead rubber, the kind of game that inspires tutting and sighing and the throwing of eyes to heaven from players when the fixture list is published. 1,014 more words


NRL Defectors Always Come Back

We run through the list of top 10 NRL players who have defected to other codes and have come back.  The question is, will players like Sam Burgess and Jarryd Hayne return? 66 more words


Brad Thorn Lifts Tin

Filmed and edited by James ‘Red’ McLeod for Wieden+Kennedy Amsterdam.

Whero Films

Good, Bad and Disappointing News

News day for Leicester fans, and it was a mixed bag. Buoyed from the news that four players should be fit for the Gloucester trip, the good feeling was somewhat tarnished by the fact that Geoff Parling is unlikely to play again until December. 947 more words

Leicester Tigers

Premiership Rugby 2014-15 Season Preview

The 18th Premiership Rugby campaign kicks off this weekend with Gloucester heading to Franklins Gardens tomorrow night before the London Double Header on Saturday at Twickenham. 1,937 more words

Club Rugby

Rebel Sports Woos Winter Athletes

Last year I was pleasantly surprised by Rebel Sport’s brand campaign “Flight or Sprinting”. A departure from traditional retailer sales advertising it was a truly stunning commercial. 216 more words


One to Watch: Highlanders - Brad Thorn

It is easy to confuse these ‘One to Watch’ posts with predicting the next  ‘Rising Star’ of New Zealand Super Rugby, particularly considering my picks for the Blues and Hurricanes were new boy Benji Marshall and young tyro Ardie Savea respectively. 154 more words