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2019 Rugby World Cup: Day 1 & 2 Scores & Standings

Posted on 21 Sep, 2019, by in Rugby

The 2019 Rugby World Cup kicked off without any upsets nor fabulous performances, but quite a few intriguing matches. Japan did just about enough against Russia, New Zealand staved off South Africa, Australia put a slow start behind them against Fiji, and France almost let a comfortable lead slip away against Argentina. Almost. More

Jacob Stockdale

All-Time Six Nations Table After the 2018 Tournament

Posted on 18 Mar, 2018, by in Rugby

Ireland winning the Six Nations? Completely reasonable. Italy finishing winless and with the wooden spoon? Happens almost every year? But England finishing behind Scotland in their worst tournament showing of the decade? That’s almost an earthquake. More

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

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

2015 Rugby World Cup – Most Important Numbers

Posted on 1 Nov, 2015, by in Rugby

The 2015 Rugby Union World Cup is over with New Zealand, the All Blacks, winning the title for a record three time, giving us a chance to glance over some of the numbers that signify this tournament more than anything else. More

Rugby World Cup – Quarter Finals Results

Posted on 17 Oct, 2015, by in Rugby

A classic semi final between the All Blacks and the Springboks has been set as South Africa beat Wales 23-19 thanks to a late Fourie du Preez try while New Zealand humiliated France 62-13 with a try-fest led by Julian Savea with three. More

Rugby World Cup – The Eight Teams in the Quarter Finals

Posted on 12 Oct, 2015, by in Rugby

The 2015 Rugby World Cup is getting to the point of the really interesting matches, the quarter finals. Here are some short team profiles for the Elite Eight: New Zealand, Australia, Ireland, Wales, South Africa, Argentina, France and Scotland. More

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

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

2015 Six Nations: Ireland Repeat as Champions & Updated All-Time Table

Posted on 23 Mar, 2015, by in Rugby

For a second straight year Ireland come out on top of the Six Nations tournament, showing they mean business on a World Cup year, edging out England and Wales thanks to point differentials, beating Scotland by 30 points on the final day to claim their third championship in the Six Nations era. More