Rugby Sevens: the Game We Love

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It is one of the fastest growing sports in the world today. Since its inclusion at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio De Janeiro, the popularity of the sport of Rugby Sevens continues to grow. From its humble beginning in Scotland, to the ‘Mecca of Sevens’ in Hong Kong, this fast, action-packed game continues to evolve. Last Word on […] READ MORE


WRWC2017 Day Two: Australian Wallaroos Bundled Out Of Cup

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From the Last Word on Rugby department. The French stamped their mark today at the Women’s Rugby World Cup (WRWC2017), with the Australian Wallaroos bundled out of Cup contention. They came to Ireland looking for redemption but it wasn’t to be on WRWC2017 Day Two action. The Irish had to fight from two tries down to […] READ MORE


WRWC2017 Pool A: Canada and New Zealand Fight it Out for Top Spot

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Last Word on Rugby, by Jovilisi Waqa. The Emerald Isles is bracing itself for the biggest event in Women’s Rugby. Hosting the pinnacle event of the World Rugby calendar, the Women’s Rugby World Cup 2017 (WRWC2017) which will be held from August 9-26. In the second of our three-part series, Last Word on Rugby look at […] READ MORE



Beauty, Brains And Brawn: Part Two – Mere Serea. From Hidden Paradise To New Mexico

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She was raised by a single mum. Did she moan? No, instead Mere Serea used that as a tool to drive her to where she is today. Her journey is not over yet, but with God and her mum and family behind her, there are more achievements that are yet to come from this young woman. Remember this young ladies name, as she continues to make a name for herself in the American. READ MORE



Warriors Lament a Season Ending Loss

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The National Rugby League (NRL) round robin competition is nearing it’s end. After 26 solid weeks, the Minor Premiership title is at stake. For some, the challenge of the ‘finals series’ awaits. For others, it is another case of de ja vu–the Warriors lament a season ending loss. Post-match, the team made a for a […] READ MORE


Fiji Unites In Sevens Gold Medal Celebration

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Fiji erupted into scenes of celebration when their heroes won the 2016 Rio Olympic Games sevens gold medals. To locals, it was a dream come true–every family and village with a television viewed the Olympic Rugby Sevens final. To the world, that inspirational feat of achievement virtually ‘broke the internet’. The tiny nations first ever medal was […] READ MORE


Olympic Sevens: Fairy-tale Semifinal For Fiji And Japan

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It will be a fairy-tale semi final for Fiji and Japan, when they meet in the Olympic Sevens competition. Fiji continued their dream run when they ended New Zealand hopes in the first semi 12-7. Japan followed suit when they scored a try at the hooter to continue their fairy tale run. Forget the script, […] READ MORE


Olympics Sevens: Jerry Tuwai Saves Fiji

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The Men’s Olympics Sevens competition kicked off at the Deodoro Stadium with drama and heartache as Jerry Tuwai saved Fiji. Tuiwai prevented Fiji from a potential draw with Argentina in Pool A with a copybook tackle on Axel Muller.  The tournament favourites survived the Argentine onslaught to win two-from-two on the opening day. The Men’s game has lost […] READ MORE