‘In the Bin’ Rugby Pod – Season 1, Episode 7

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‘In the Bin’ rugby pod is back with a bumper edition of the pod as we ruck our way through the domestic leagues, internationals & look ahead to the return of the Champions Cup! Big Story Roundup It’s been a scintillating week of rugby from Cape Town to Exeter, but to kick things off this […] READ MORE


Titanic Test Match: the Key Moments

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South Africa bolstered their effort, in a titanic test match against New Zealand in Cape Town yesterday. Won by the All Blacks 24-25, it was a win for the Springboks–turning around the 57-0 thrashing. After considering the domination of the New Zealand team; who almost achieved double the competition points of the second best Walabies […] READ MORE



‘In the Bin’ Rugby Pod – Season 1, Episode 6

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Andy and Paddy are back with yet another blistering edition of the ‘In the Bin’ rugby pod. There’s the usual tasting menu of reviews, analysis, opinions and gripes as we work our way through last week’s egg chasing. Big Story Roundup In the big news story of the week we talk Pollocks. Well, Allyson Pollock […] READ MORE


Springboks Draw With Wallabies in Bloemfontein; The Rugby Championship

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A tight yet entertaining game saw the Springboks draw with the Wallabies in Bloemfontein, in The Rugby Championship. The game may have been entertaining, but both teams will have to question the relative quality they produced. The teams could not be separated after two Test matches against each other–producing two draws, and a points aggregate […] READ MORE



Break in Rugby Championship Allows Teams to Consolidate Strength

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For one team, the four matches of The Rugby Championship so far have gone exactly ‘to plan’. The All Blacks have demonstrated their strength in the Southern Hemisphere competition; as per normal. Otherwise, the break in the Championship will be more appreciated by their opposition, who have found results have not gone to plan. The two week […] READ MORE



Vaea Fifita Fulfilling His Potential

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Witnessing the power of Vaea Fifita in Saturday's win over Argentina, those who knew him from his early years, were sure that he would fulfil his potential. Scott McLean looks back at his recollection of the humble, yet tough young All Blacks flanker. READ MORE