World Champions Toughest ‘Test’ in Pool Play

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After just five Test matches in the calendar year to date, many other teams would be wishing for more rugby build-up. For the New Zealand All Blacks, besides that unquestioned fact, the World Champions Toughest ‘Test’ in Pool Play will also see them step-up in gear towards their peak in a number of weeks. Peaking too […] READ MORE


All Blacks Analysis: Who Starts in the Back Three?

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All Blacks Analysis: The quality of a country’s back three is going to be crucial to their chances of winning the 2015 Rugby World Cup. Let’s have a look at the potential options for the All Blacks..   It’s important to note first that the RWC is not going to be like Super Rugby. Attacking […] READ MORE


Highlanders Win Super Rugby Final

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In the most electrifying Super Rugby final in recent memory, an unfancied Highlanders side upset the odds as well as the home crowd to claim victory 21-14 over Wellington’s Hurricanes. Highlanders Win Super Rugby Final At a packed out Westpac Stadium; affectionately known as the ‘cake tin’, fans were treated to 80 frenetic minutes of […] READ MORE




Potential New All Blacks Centre Combo

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There is no denying that the All Blacks have found a winning centre pairing in Conrad Smith and Ma’a Nonu. However, with both players coming on a bit in life (both being 32), the idea of who will take over this vital combo is something many are starting to ponder. Due to family commitments in […] READ MORE



With Win, Kings Join Blackhawks in NHL Dynasty Discussion

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Up until Alec Martinez scored in overtime to send the Los Angeles Kings to the Stanley Cup Final, the only team that was being mentioned in the same sentence as the word dynasty were the Chicago Blackhawks. Even in a series where the Kings took a 3-1 lead before the Hawks forced Game 7 all […] READ MORE