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England win 2016 Six Nations Tournament

All-Time Six Nations Table After the 2016 Tournament

Posted on 20 Mar, 2016, by in Rugby

The 2016 Six Nations tournament is over. England win it with a perfect 5-0 record while Italy once again end up at the bottom, with the Wooden Spoon, losing all five matches. More

Six Nations 2016 Captains

2016 Six Nations Tournament Squads

Posted on 3 Feb, 2016, by in Rugby

The 2016 Six Nations, the first tournament since the World Cup in England, comes with two sides changing their coaches (England & France), defending champions Ireland trying to make it … More

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Stadiums of the 2015 Rugby World Cup

Posted on 12 Aug, 2015, by in Rugby

The 2015 Rugby World Cup will be played across 13 stadiums in England and Wales (just one), with the home of English Rugby Union, Twickenham, being the center of attention with nine matches being played there, and overall 16 matches played in London, including Wembley and the Olympic Stadium. More

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Rugby Championship – Week 1 Results & Table

Posted on 19 Jul, 2015, by in Rugby

The Rugby Championship usually loses some of its luster on a World Cup year, but there was plenty of quality in the first weekend of action, as the All Blacks demolished Argentina 39-18 at Christchurch while Australia stunned South Africa in Brisbane with a dramatic 24-20, last minute victory. More

Jean de Villiers

Jean de Villiers Dislocates Knee in Horrific Injury

Posted on 30 Nov, 2014, by in Rugby

Losing to Wales in the final test match of the Autumn series wasn’t the only bad news South Africa had to endure: Jean de Villiers dislocating his kneecap quite badly in the match after landing badly and having a few other big men land on it as well. More

Scotland vs Ireland

Six Nations – Scotland vs England

Posted on 8 Feb, 2014, by in Rugby

The Calcutta Cup rivalry always seems like a much tighter affair when it’s England that are visiting Scotland, but it’s been quite a while since this has been anything but a fair and even rivalry. More

Tim Tebow Practice

Tim Tebow, a Rugby Player?

Posted on 10 Sep, 2013, by in NFL, Rugby

The worst thing that’s happening to Tim Tebow is that he’s no longer being taken seriously as an option for a quarterback in the NFL. Getting released from the New England Patriots before the beginning of the season means there might not be anymore chances for him, which makes the option of playing Rugby just a bit less than fantastical. More

Le Choc

Marseille vs Toulon – Half Rugby Union, Half Football, in Le Choc

Posted on 1 Jul, 2013, by in Rugby, Soccer

For those who have always wanted to see quite how talented footballers are at playing Rugby, and how good Rugby players would be in playing soccer, Ligue 1 club Olympique Marseille and Top 14 team RC Toulon will play in a charity match that will incorporate both sports in what has been billed as Le Choc (The Shock). More

Real Haka

New Zealand Kids Performing the Cutest Haka Ever

Posted on 27 Jun, 2013, by in Rugby

Rugby, specifically Rugby Union is a religion in New Zealand, so it’s no surprise seeing kids who can barely walk or speak imitating the Haka performed by the All-Blacks prior to their test matches. More

Italy U-21

Squads for the 2013 U-21 Euro

Posted on 5 Jun, 2013, by in Featured

The 2013 UEFA U-21 Championship kicks off for the 19th time, with host nation Israel seeded in Group A along with England, Italy and Norway, while defending champions Spain are in Group B, playing with Germany, Netherlands and Russia, with each side bringing a squad of 23 players, some of them who have already played for their senior national sides. More