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Super Rugby Trans-Tasman form must continue
Straight back to work: Super Rugby Trans-Tasman form must continue

By direct comparison between the Australian and New Zealand franchises, rugby fans can find where Super Rugby Trans-Tasman form has been established. Each competition crowned their own separate Super Rugby champions Saturday night; the second year that local teams claimed each nation’s domestic trophies. Now, the two opposing forces collide in a cross-border format that […]



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International Test match schedule confirmed
International Test match schedule confirmed, with NZ v Tonga/Fiji (x2)

After the official World Rugby declaration on May 10, an affirmed International Test match schedule is now settled after New Zealand’s fixture list was announced to widespread approval. With July set to be a bumper schedule for all Tier one nations, the recognition for Pacific Islands nations, Rugby Europe teams, and for the two major […]

Toronto Wolfpack fans at Allan Lamport Stadium in the Million Pound Game in 2018 against the London Broncos
The NARL Western Conference will not play until 2022 analysis
Raheem Bashir - May 14, 2021

An announcement was made on Wednesday that the NARL Western Conference will not play games in 2021. This was confirmed by the NARL themselves. However, the NARL Eastern Conference and the Canada Cup between the Ottawa Aces XIII and the Toronto Wolfpack is still set to take place this year. The NARL Western Conference will […]

Toronto Arrows Tayler Adams in the second half against Old Glory DC at Segra Field on April 3, 2021
Toronto Arrows Co-Founder Bill Webb – Interview (Part One of Two)

Learn about part one of my interview with Bill Webb. Webb is a co-founder of the Toronto Arrows, which joined MLR in 2018. The organization was formed in 2017 as the Ontario Arrows. The interview took place on April 24. Bill Webb, co-founder of the Toronto Arrows – Interview (Part One) Question #1: How did […]

Northampton bolster pack with South African Number 8 Signing
Northampton bolster pack with South African Number 8 Signing

Northampton Saints have made a new signing at number 8 in the form of South African prospect Juarno Augustus. The 23-year-old joins from Western Province and the Stormers whom he has represented since 2017. Size and strength in the forwards has long been an Achilles heel of this Northampton pack. Many will feel this signing […]

Namibian player Damian Stevens in the Rugby World Cup 2015 Pool C match against Argentina
NOLA Gold wins with second-half surge against the Toronto Arrows
Raheem Bashir - May 6, 2021

For the first 54 minutes of the game, it looked like the NOLA Gold was the second-best team on the field. However, the Gold was able to create offence in the last 20 minutes of the game and it was enough for them to take the 22-14 win over the Toronto Arrows. NOLA Gold wins […]

Future Scottish Rugby Stars
Future Scottish Rugby Stars To Look Out For
Ross Sanderson - May 5, 2021

At this moment in time, the future of Scottish Rugby is looking good. Not only with the way in which the current team are playing and gelling with the coaching staff. Also with the multitude of young talent that is quickly progressing through the ranks. Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend has worked hard in recent […]

Plenty for Jono Gibbes to do after ASM Clermont Auvergne switch
Plenty for Jono Gibbes to do after ASM Clermont Auvergne club switch
Jeremy Inson - Apr 28, 2021

Jono Gibbes is highly unlikely to change the nature of the team, but he is likely to see the sense in ensuring his side know what to do when the tide of a match starts to turn against him, and a strong defence is called for.
It may involve him opening his contacts to bring in a snarling, Kiwi attack dog to whip the defence into shape. After all, keeping a tighter defence will make life easier for Clermont when they eventually go on the attack,

Toronto Arrows Manuel Montero
Toronto Arrows big win over Rugby United New York shows Pumas influence

The Toronto Arrows big win over Rugby United New York had several players step up. Manuel Montero (pictured above), Ben LeSage, and others played extremely well for the Arrows. Toronto Arrows extends winning streak to two games Their excellent passing ability was shown yet again with a critical win over Rugby United New York. Montero […]