A Change from Tradition for Tigers

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Last Word On Rugby, by Molly Smith A lot can be said for Leicester Tigers‘ solid win over Bath Rugby last weekend. Not only was it a relief for their dedicated fan base, but the comprehensive win over the West Country side injected much needed optimism into Richard Cockerill‘s men, who made a rusty start […] READ MORE



Power Fives and Good Vibes

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After stumbling to three losses in a row over recent weeks, Leicester Tigers showed their fighting spirit in a huge seven try win over London Irish last weekend. Man of the match Freddie Burns dictated the flow of the game from his first choice fly-half role, whilst Jean De Villiers scored his first Tigers try […] READ MORE


Absolute Flanker – World Cup Round Up & Premiership Kick Off

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WELCOME TO ABSOLUTE FLANKER: A RUGGER’S SHOW Absolute Flanker is the Rugby radio show covering all things from around the world, from domestic and European club rugby to the Six Nations and the World Cup. Join Molly, Ryan and Rob every week on Last Word Radio. Also follow us on twitter at @LWOSFlanker and like […] READ MORE


Cockerill Discusses de Villiers Possibility

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Amidst the World Cup whirlwind that has taken over rugby across the globe, the cogs have begun to turn to bring the Aviva Premiership back to supporters across the country. The 2015-2016 season launch at Twickenham Stoop gathered all twelve clubs together, to look back at last year’s highlights and propel the sport into it’s […] READ MORE


NC State Week 1 Takeaways

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NC State started the season as well as they could have hoped in a 49-21 victory over the Troy Trojans in Raleigh. Though the claim can be made “well, it’s Troy” there were plenty of other ACC teams that played inferior opponents and took advantage. Wake Forest flexed its muscle against Elon 41-3. Georgia Tech […] READ MORE