Russia Rugby World Cup Campaign set to be high-scoring

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The way Russia qualified for the Rugby World Cup was unconventional, to say the least. Profiting from the scandal that enveloped Spain, Belgium and Romania, Russia found themselves on their way to Japan when qualification was seemingly out of the question. As Rugby World Cup 2019 draws ever closer, David Challis continues his look at […] READ MORE


Players to watch – Tier Two Nations at the Japan Rugby World Cup

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With the Japan Rugby World Cup less than a month away Robert Rees looks at the Tier Two nations’ players to see who you should keep an eye on. Here are the ten Tier Two players you must look out for. Rugby World Cup – The Key Men Embed from Getty Images Japan – Michael […] READ MORE


USA Eagles dominate Russia in 2018 Summer Series

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The USA Eagles start off on the best possible foot, with a resounding victory over Rugby World Cup-bound Russia. This 2018 Summer Series was the first opportunity to see the affect of the United States' new professional rugby competition Major League Rugby. The USA Eagles have more players actively playing professionally than at any time before. In the opening match of the summer series, this seems to have improved their form. READ MORE


World Rugby put the sword to Romanian RWC hopes, select Russia instead

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In an authoritative move, World Rugby put the sword to Romanian RWC hopes, as they disciplined both Romania and Spain, to select Russia instead. It was in relation to the outrageous reaction from Spain when they failed to gain direct entry into the tournament, and after investigation by the governing body READ MORE


USA Eagles to face Russia in Summer Series

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The old American Super-power rival will grace the city of Denver, when Russia takes on the USA Eagles this summer. On April 27, USA Rugby confirmed a match against Russia to open the 2018 Emirates Airlines Summer Series. This match underlines an already solid international window in June, that also includes matches against Scotland and […] READ MORE


Rugby Europe Championship 2018 Kicks Off

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This weekend sees the kick off of Rugby Europe Championship 2018, which is the premier rugby union competition outside of the Six Nations Championship in Europe. This content is courtesy of a guest columnist specializing in Tier 2 Rugby, Mister XV. Give him a follow on Twitter This year’s Rugby European Championship (REC) counts as […] READ MORE


New Zealand Claim Dubai Sevens Women’s Title

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It was like a redemption song at The Sevens Stadium in Dubai, as New Zealand Claim Dubai Sevens Women’s Title. It was the perfect revenge for the Sevens Sisters to redeem their Gold Medal loss in Rio. It was also the first win for new head coach Alan Bunting. Russia, as like last year, brought […] READ MORE