Rugby

Blitzboks Win Dubai Final Ahead Of Cape Town

Blitzboks Defy South African Rugby Odds South Africa’s Blitzboks are excited beyond measure after having beaten New Zealand in the Dubai Sevens final on Saturday. The Blitzboks have been doing everything right that the country’s national side, the  Springboks have been doing wrong.  Having outlasted the sweltering dessert heat of ….

Fans Warned Of Complete Alcohol Ban

Call To Keep Rugby Fans In Check Rugby in the time of bad behaviour.  This is the situation that has been prevailing in Wales, especially after the recent clash between Wales and New Zealand in the town of Cardiff.  Following a bout of particularly bad behaviour, Welsh fans have been ….

Kiwi’s Out Of Rugby League World Cup

Kiwi’s Out Of Rugby League World Cup A second thwarting and almost awkward performance in succession has seen the Kiwi’s out the Rugby League World Cup door and out into the street of despair.  New Zealand Rugby League is obviously in need of many things, with most in agreement that ….

Scotland To Face All Blacks At Murrayfield

All Blacks Take on Scotland Ben Toolis is a man with an opinion.  A controversial opinion that is.  With Scotland having never beaten the All Blacks in the entire history of the two sides coming together, Toolis’ opinion that Scotland will be able to find the weak spot in the ….

All Blacks Squad Announced For French Test

All Blacks Team Announced for French Test It is a blow for Jerome Kaino, but he will be heading home this weekend after suffering a ligament injury in last weeks’ match against the Barbarians. According to coach Steve Hansen, Kaino’s injury comes with a six-week recovery time, ruling him out ….

BBC And BT Sport Ready For Live Simulcast

BBC Official Scottish Rugby Season Broadcaster  The BBC will be the official broadcaster of the live rugby test matches between Scotland and New Zealand, Australia and Samoa in the Scottish Autumn.  Scottish coach Gregor Townsend will be heading up Scotland in a series of home matches for the first time ….

Warren Gatland To Shake Lions Dust From Feet

Gatland “Done” With British & Irish Lions   New Zealander and British & Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland has announced that he will he will no longer be available to continue taking charge of the helm in 2021.  Gatland led the Lions to a stellar victory in Australia in 2013 and ….

Hunt Back In The Game For Bledisloe

Hunt A Confident Mascot For His Team  New Zealand had better keep their soft spots covered if Karmichael Hunt’s word is to be taken seriously ahead of the 3rd Bledisloe Cup to be played in Brisbane.  Hunt’s comeback from an ankle injury that was sustained on July 14th, one that ….

Wallabies Need Win Against Pumas

Wallabies-Springboks Draw Leaves Second Place Undecided  Australia have not been able to beat South Africa in South Africa since 2011, and to the frustration of Wallabies fans, they kept that record intact in Bloemfontein on Saturday. Their 27-27 draw against the Springboks left Australia on 10 points in the 2017 ….

Second Chance For Boks To Redeem

A Chance At Redemption  Saturday’s stand-off between the All Blacks and South Africa will be only the 10th encounter between the two teams ever at the iconic Newlands venue in Cape Town, South Africa, with the very first stand-off between the two sides at Newlands having been back in 1928 ….