Georgia Ends Their Island Tour Unbeaten

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Victory in Suva today means Georgia ends their Island Tour unbeaten as they beat the Flying Fijians on their home ground 3-14. That win wraps up their successful rugby Island Tour in style. Fiji were missing most of their International stars, rested after retaining the Pacific Nations Cup last weekend. Many had also left to join […] READ MORE


Pacific Nations Cup: Fiji Come From Behind To Beat Tonga

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In the Pacific Nations Cup (PNC) opening match against a tough Tongan side, Fiji have come from behind to win 23-18 to take a dramatic win. This was the first match of the PNC 2016 round of the World Rugby triangular tournament between Fiji, Tonga and Samoa to determine which side qualifies for 2019 Rugby World Cup, […] READ MORE


Six Nations Relegation System

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Italy finished the 2016 Six Nations as a structureless shambles in sixth place. In fact, they have never finished higher than fifth in the Six Nations table. Despite playing a game of passion and pride, Italian rugby lacks intelligence. The image of Sergio Parisse in Paris taking a punt at the game winning drop goal […] READ MORE



England 2015: The Underdog’s Tournament?

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This has been the World Cup for the underdog. Or has it? When Karne Hesketh crossed for Japan to score the winning try against South Africa back on day two of England 2015 many in the rugby world believed the established order may be under threat.  Earlier that day Georgia upset Tonga who had quarter […] READ MORE



World Cup Pool C: Tonga Back on Track

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Tonga 35 Namibia 21 It has been a long wait for Tonga to right the wrongs from game one. Following on from the weekend where the host’s tournament may already be almost over, it feels like the Pacific Islanders’ involvement has just begun. Following a disappointing and surprising defeat against Georgia at Kingsholm in Gloucester, […] READ MORE


All Blacks welcome Naholo back into their squad

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The public have been waiting, as have the media and all rugby followers, for the date to finally dawn that the New Zealand All Blacks would announce the inclusion of a barnstorming player which this famous side hope will help them to another World Championship crown. That day has come, when the latest team were announced […] READ MORE


All Blacks side named for Test against Georgia

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Media Release. All Blacks side named for Test against Georgia The All Blacks side has been named to play Georgia in their third pool match of Rugby World Cup 2015 at Millennium Stadium, Cardiff, on Friday 2 October (Kick-off: 8.00PM) The team is (test caps in brackets) Starting IV  Wyatt Crockett (42) Dane Coles (31) […] READ MORE