A Joost van der Westhuizen Tribute.

    With the passing of Springbok legend Joost van der Westhuizen we thought we would share a tribute created by ‘Rugby Rules‘. An absolutely outstanding person both on and off the pitch. Joost, you were a true inspiration. R.I.P Joost.     Feel Free to ShareFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin

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Springbok legend Joost van der Westhuizen has passed away.

      Joost…one of the greats. News broke in South Africa this afternoon that retired Springbok Scrumhalf Joost van der Westhuizen had passed away after a long battle with Motor Neuron Disease shortly before his 46th Birthday. Joost, born on the 20th of January 1971 in Pretoria made his rugby debut at scrumhalf for the Blue Bulls in the …

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Six Nations first week review.

The first week of the Six Nations is over and it was definitely what we anticipated, and we even got a bit of a shock in there too. Here’s an overview of all the weekends Six Nations clashes.   Italy Vs. Wales – (7-33)     Italy hosted Wales at the Stadio Olimpico on Sunday in their Six Nations opener; …

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Kruis to miss remainder of Six Nations.

    It has been announced that England man George Kruis will miss the remainder of the Six Nations with a knee injury. The 26 year old came back to training at the the start of last week, only to be knocked back again with a completely new injury, maybe it’s a sign that this is not to be his …

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Quade Cooper’s next bout looks like an interesting one.

    Quade Cooper goes into his 3rd bout in his professional boxing career tonight with two wins under his belt already, but this fight is shaping up a bit different… Quade has been hit by a bomb of social media criticism down to the appearance of his opponent. He is set to fight 22 year old Jack McInnes, who …

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Eddie Jones prepares for ‘war’ tomorrow against France.

  England Vs. France – Saturday 4th Feb – Twickenham – KO: 16.50 (local time)   With the Six Nations starting tomorrow, England coach Eddie Jones has ensured fans and France that there is going to be another ‘war’ between the two rivals on Saturday; according to BBC Sport. The Aussie mastermind is certain that his players are ready for …

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Ireland Vs. Scotland – the line ups.

    Scotland and Ireland face each other on Saturday at Murrayfield to kick off their Six Nations campaigns which see both sides battling for the number 2 spot; and for Ireland, the potentially the number 1 spot as they look to knock England off their rosey perch. The two sides are shown below, and after Ireland’s squad release, we are …

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Wales team for opener against Italy.

  It is now time for Howley to release the side he believes is the best option to get the best start to the tournament. Howley’s choices are below… Is this side what you expected? Who would you replace? Feel Free to ShareFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin

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