The ARU made the right decision about Israel Folau

Israel Folau named in Wallabies camp

The ARU had every right to make the decision to rule Israel Folau out of Saturday night’s clash against the Force. Yes that’s right, I said they had every right to make the decision.  Whether you like it or not, the ARU have bankrolled Folau’s switch to Australian Rugby and they have every right to […]

6 Nations ad banned on BBC in England

BBC Banned 6 Nations Advert

Originally made for the BBC to promote the 6 Nations in 2012, this ad was pulled it after complaints it was anti-English. It was re-edited to give ‘more balance’ but ended up in the BBC archives never to be shown on TV again. I love it and think the BBC should have aired it anyway!  […]

Nick Cummins I love you!

Nick Honey Badger Cummins

I’m not going to lie, I absolutely love Nick Cummins!! The Honey Badger has been a favourite of mine for some time now and now thanks to his inclusion in the Wallabies last tour, the rest of the world is starting to see what the fuss is all about.  Check out this awesome video put […]

Ryan Crotty

Ryan Crotty shirtless in locker room

Ryan Crotty’s 82nd minute try for the All Blacks in their game against Ireland sealed the perfect year with 14 wins in 14 games, the first ever team to do so in the professional era.  It’s hard to believe that he only recently made his debut for the All Blacks in August of this year. […]

Nick Cummins

Nick Cummins

Named Man of the Match in the Wallabies game against Italy on the weekend, Nick Cummins is starting to become a cult figure in Australian Rugby.  With his quirky post match interviews and his mongrel on the field, Cummins is certainly one player to watch.     DOB: 05/10/1987 Height: 1.89m Position: Wing Club: Western […]

James O’Connor to play in Europe

Danny Cipriani posing with James O'Connor

James O’Connor has announced that he will move to Europe next month on a short-term playing contract. In a statement released this afternoon, O’Connor has said he is in discussions with several clubs with an announcement to come in the next few days. “I have decided that I will be moving overseas next month as […]

Juan Imhoff

Los Pumas Juan Imhoff shirtless

The Rugby Championship is over for another season so I’ve decided to honour a player from Argentina.  Juan Imhoff currently plays on the Wing for Los Pumas and was part of their squad at the 2011 Rugby World Cup. He also plays in France’s Top 14 competition for Racing Metro 92.     DOB: 11/05/1988 […]

2014 Super Rugby draw

Super Rugby Logo

The 2014 Super Rugby season will get underway in South Africa with the Cheetahs and Sharks scheduled to host back-to-back matches on Saturday February 15. The Australian and New Zealand franchises will kick off their seasons a week later on Friday February 21. For all of the fixtures and to check out your team’s schedule […]

Jake White quits the Brumbies

Jake White

Jake White has tonight been granted a release from the remainder of his contract as Head Coach of the Brumbies. With two years remaining on his contract, the news comes as a major shock to both fans and players who also seemed to find out the news of White’s leaving via Twitter. Initial reports suggest […]

Favourite Bledisloe moment: Part 2

John Eales kicks to win the 2000 Bledisloe Cup in Wellington.

Following on from my ‘Favourite Bledisloe Moment’ post yesterday, it’s time to reveal my second favourite moment. In 2000, the Bledisloe Cup was retained after John Eales kicked a penalty with the last kick of the game in an awesome 24-23 win over the All Blacks in the decider in Wellington. I’m not going to […]