You know what people think about gritty, backs-to-the-wall performances? You know the ones. The wins against the odds, the unexpected rear-guard action against superior opponents? 999 more words
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Anyone who’s ever seen the New Zealand All Blacks national rugby team play – or, failing that, seen the acclaimed Clint Eastwood film Invictus – knows how intimidating the haka war dance can be. 421 more words
Wales have enjoyed mixed fortunes on the international sevens scene since they returned to regular competition in 2006. They amazingly managed to win the Sevens World Cup back in 2009, but have rarely troubled the top end of the World Rugby Sevens Series since, and have just a few Bowl and Plate victories (plus a […]
On the 11th of December the fate of Heyneke Meyer’s future will be decided at a SARU general council meeting in Cape Town.
There have been many media reports on the Springbok head coach position. 212 more words
In the howling wind and pouring rain, Cardiff produced a vastly improved effort to gain a losing bonus point away at our neighbours in Ospreylia. Conditions were not necessarily condusive to free-flowing rugby but the 9,000+ crowd were still entertained as the game to’d and fro’d, particularly in a tense end to the game when […] 7 more words
PLYMOUTH Albion will not play Taunton A at Brickfields on Tuesday night as their Somerset opponents are unable to raise a side to travel down to Devon at short notice. 147 more words