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Ireland Prepares For Grand Slam Match ?>

Ireland Prepares For Grand Slam Match

The Grand Slam game between England and Ireland is in the spotlight for the rugby community this weekend. Both captains were pictured standing against the NatWest 6 Nations trophy though the winner is already decided. Ireland is the decided champions for the Six Nations 2018 trophy, but the Grand Slam is still a game that they would look to win. England was the winner of the game last year; the two teams meet with much anticipation and interest among the…

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The Fastest man in NZ rugby ?>

The Fastest man in NZ rugby

Who do you think is the fastest man in New Zealand rugby. The answer would be Toni Pulu. This is really a bold call, but Dave Rennie, the Chief’s coach, has named the winger as the fastest man going around. And Dave has a few others in his team to compare him too – such as Damian McKenzie and Glen Fisiiahi for instance. Pulu got his 1st taste of Super Rugby off the bench in the squad’s 53-10 beating of…

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Dai Young has two No 1 scrum-halves ?>

Dai Young has two No 1 scrum-halves

Dai Young, the Wasps director of rugby, told that he is really looking ahead to seeing how the fight between the two senior scrum-halves of the club – Joe Simpson and Dan Robson – develops in the future. Twenty seven year old Simpson began the season as the 1st choice but twenty four year old Robson has began the last 9 matches after Simpson hurt his ankle back in January. On Sunday, Robson scored 2 tries as Wasps won the…

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Dean Richards Hopeful That Newcastle Falcons Will Do Well Soon ?>

Dean Richards Hopeful That Newcastle Falcons Will Do Well Soon

Newcastle Falcons recently got associated with the Aviva Premiership from the 29th of May, 2013. Before that the rugby team played one season at the RFU Championship. In the year 2012, Dean Richards was appointed as the director of rugby for Newcastle Falcons. Ever since that year, Richards has been working hard to help Newcastle to perform well at the Premiership. Newcastle Falcons have lost twenty league games consecutively. Despite this Dean Richards is not panicking and is hopeful that…

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Wales Rugby team’s woes increase owing to Williams’ injury ?>

Wales Rugby team’s woes increase owing to Williams’ injury

The Wales Rugby team centre half player Owen Williams suffered a very serious injury to his neck in Singapore during the World Club tens tournament while representing his club Cardiff Blues. His spinal cord and cervical vertebrae has been badly affected which led to an operation. The player’s family visited him at the hospital in Singapore to be by his side and so are the fans who are wishing for his speedy recovery. Williams has won four caps for the…

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Uruguay and Russia go head to head for Rugby World Cup qualification ?>

Uruguay and Russia go head to head for Rugby World Cup qualification

The 2015 Rugby World Cup is surely going to be one of the toughest competitions till date among the various nations of the world. This is especially clear from the fierce rivalry that the fans are getting to witness in the qualification campaign. Two new teams have emerged as major powers in the early stages which include Uruguay and Russia. Russia beat Zimbabwe in the Repechage semi final in Krasnoyarsk with a score line of 23-15. The Bears received huge…

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South Africa Select 15 ?>

South Africa Select 15

In the upcoming Rio Olympics the women’s rugby team of South Africa will play a big part as fifteen players have been given full time contract for the rugby sevens program. This is the first time in history that fifteen Springbok Women’s Seven players have got national contracts from the South African Rugby Union. This is definitely a big step towards the Olympic Games in 2016 which will be held in Brazil and it also proves the commitment of women…

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