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Folau’s Follies, Part 3.

Izzy’s Follies – Part Three A week back, Israel Folau set a new try scoring record for Super Rugby. His try against the Blues saw him hit the...

It Is Not All Wine & Roses In The Premiership!

It Is Not All Wine & Roses In The Premiership! There are those that constantly bemoan the precarious financial position of the rugby teams and unions in the...

Thank You, Israel Dagg!

Thanks Israel! Israel Dagg Retires. Israel Dagg One of the most exciting rugby players of the modern era has announced that he has retired from...

Lambie’s Headaches

Pat Lambie Hid His Concussions! Pat Lambie “It’s like waking up with a hangover but you haven’t had any fun the night before.” Pat Lambie has...
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Get Me To the Game On Time!

The 6 Nations does provide some excitement! The Irish Rugby team reached the stadium in record time, but their pre-match mental preparations were just a little disrupted by their police escort..........

13 Weeks? Not Enough!

Nico Lee Banned For 13 Weeks He is a lucky boy! The Cheetah player Nico Lee will miss the rest of the Pro14 season...

Julian’s Woes, and French Rugby’s Problems………..

Julian told to go home! If anybody wants to figure out what is wrong with French rugby they could start by looking into the relationship between Mourad Boudjellal,...

Legendary Springbok Carel Du Plessis undergoes brain surgery.

Carel du Plessis Former Springbok and Western Province wing Carel du Plessis underwent a brain operation in Cape Town on Tuesday morning. WP Rugby's director of rugby Gert...

Peter Grant Retires

Peter Grant Retires   Just days after Springbok flyhalf Pat Lambie was forced out of the game after having suffered too many concussive injuries in his short career, another Springbok...

An Idea From London Irish!

Powerday Exiles on the Rise It seems as though London Irish are putting their relegation last season behind them and focusing on dominating the Championship. Winning...

Bulls’ Shortlist Three

Bulls' Shortlist Three The whole process has seemed as slow as the ox-wagons that brought some of the Voortrekker settlers to the patch of veld that is now known as Pretoria or Tshwane, in the Gauteng Province, of South Africa....

All Change At The Blues

All Change At The Blues In May 2018 Tana Umaga had his contract as head coach of the Blues extended to the end of the 2019 season. The extension was somewhat surprising considering the run of poor results the team...

Twiggy’s Rugby Rebel Competition Grows

Twiggy's Rugby Rebel Competition Grows At the end of 2017 the Western Force were booted out of Super Rugby after a long and costly fight. Aussie billionaire Andrew “Twiggy” Forrest had joined the fight for the Force to stay in...

Bizzy Has Neck Surgery!

Bizzy Has Neck Surgery! Bismarck du Plessis has often been mentioned as a back-up option for the Springbok hooking berth, especially if the likes of Malcolm Marx, Bongi Mbonambi, and Akker van der Merwe were injured. This has become more likely...

Jean Deysel Retires

Jean Deysel Retires Ulster Rugby have confirmed that former Springbok and Sharks loose forward Jean Deysel has retired from all forms of professional rugby with immediate effect. Deysel enjoyed a career that earned him win four caps for the Springboks. He...

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