We’ve made it to round 3 without any more huge Japan sized upsets, can Georgia stun the world later today by vanquishing the mighty All Blacks. Probably not. Will we all be bleating on about the gap narrowing between tier 1 and tier 2 nations? Almost certainly. Before you and your rugby nearest and dearest
I’m a bit too excited for the next round of games to dwell on anything, if you’ve not done round 1 yet it’s here. Good luck, enjoy the games and may the Japanese win.
An awful lot has been said after Japan’s historic victory over New Zealand on the weekend, not least that their coach, Eddie Jones almost instantly got himself a new job with the Stormers. With all the hype and brilliant photographs littering the internet, there was little to be seen apart from jubilation (no bad thing),
With what could be the biggest talking point of RWC2015 having already happened, there are a few to choose from. It didn’t take any time at all for the hashtag #strongerthantheboks to start trending. Here are a few of the best memes and pics I could find from there and elsewhere; These chopsticks are #StrongerThanTheBoks
Granted, the World Cup hasn’t actually started but that’s not stopped the internet producing Amazonesque stream of ‘Rugby Themed Content’. Thus far I’ve seen everything from the Rugby World Cup of stocks & shares? To The Telegraph producing a top 10 to watch list featuring such unknown and underrated talent like Richie McCaw, Dan Carter
There will be a total of 13 Rugby World Cup 2015 Venues ranging from legendary theatres of the game to unknown quantities, the following is a complete guide to all of these. Brighton Community Stadium Interesting Fact: This is a fairly new stadium so interesting is a bit thin on the ground, its now horribly
With the excitement so very nearly upon us, I thought there would be no better way to celebrate than with a good old fashioned, rugby world cup quiz. Although the first round doesn’t seem to have too many tight calls I came across a stat that might make the opening game that little bit more
The end of another great tournament is upon us, but we still have a fantastic day of rugby ahead tomorrow. I vote the underdogs win by small margins apart from England going down to a heavy defeat in Twickenham, Ireland retain the trophy, the Scots get a win, Italy victorious without Parisse and the world
Back once again like a veritable renegade master, here are this weeks top rugby stories from around the web. This week we have some impossible to avoid Six Nations highlights, though granted Italy Vs France doesn’t make the cut. Some Leigh Halfpenny wonderment and some good old fashioned laughing at commentators. Six Nations Round 4
Two weeks ago we were on the eve of a Championship decider and this weekend only the location has changed. With the penultimate round of the six Nations 2015 comes the penultimate round of the quiz, once again, much thanks to the generous fellows at UK Rugby Shop for offering the fine prize of one
Having endured another weekend without the Six Nations to keep us occupied, what rugby news has been keeping the internet squabbling this week? Was the 4-0 victory by the Welsh regions over the Irish provinces a taste of things to come this week? Is Jarryd Hayne the most Australian name ever to grace the NFL?