Wales side for Ireland game

    Rob Howley is the first of the Six Nations coaches to release his squad for this weekends game. Wales face an Ireland side who will look to further the gap between themselves and the other home nations. George North retains his place in the starting XV even after poor performances in the tournament so far. Will he be …

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O’Shea names squad for last two games

    Italy shot caller Conor O’Shea has now named his squad that will play out the remanding two Six Nations games. The Italians have had another poor tournament, and it looks to be getting no easier as they face France and Scotland in their last games. Italy’s poor year only backs the idea of a promotion and relegation system …

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Jones wants Scotland to stop England’s winning streak

    Scotland man Huw Jones has said that their match with England on Saturday is a great opportunity for Scotland after their good start to the tournament. The 23 year old has said on BBC Sport that “It’s a massive opportunity. That’s one of the big incentives, to stop their run..” England will without a doubt have to bring their …

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Super Rugby Round 2 – Team of the Week

Team of the week:   15: Nehe Milner-Skudder (Hurricanes)   14: Waisake Naholo (Highlanders)   13: Ngani Laumape (Hurricanes- edges out Tamanivalu and Nico Lee)   12: Rohan Janse van Rensburg (Lions)   11: Eto Nabuli (Reds)   10: Aaron Cruden (Chiefs – edges out Fred Zeilinga)   9: Tawera Kerr-Barlow (Chiefs)   8: Warren Whiteley (Lions)   7: Ardie …

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Super Rugby Review – Week 2

    Week 2 of Super Rugby once again kicked off early in the week with the Reds playing the Force. The Reds failed to carry their winning momentum from the week before and lost to the force by 26 points to 19. The same goes for the Blues who, despite a great round one, came undone by a powerful …

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Another Selection Policy In Place for ‘Boks

    South African Rugby had a torrid time in all aspects during the 2016 season for many reasons, as a result of which, the governing body SARU decided to take action and a number of coaching indabas were held as well as various planning sessions. It is well published that South Africa has a quota system in place in …

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