Standing out at the weekend

Standing out at the weekend

The autumn internationals came to a close on Saturday afternoon and it was the Northern Hemisphere teams that ended their 2014 campaigns with victories. England and Wales will both be happy with their respective results but it does not paint over the cracks that...
Standing out at the weekend

Standing out at the weekend

The penultimate weekend of autumn internationals was once again a gripping affair. The Aviva Stadium played host to the match of the weekend and it showed that you can never rest in rugby, even when you take a 17 point lead. The welsh were the next country to be...
Standing out at the weekend

Standing out at the weekend

We had plenty of rugby to keep us busy over the weekend, spanning from Friday evening through to Sunday evening. It certainly was an entertaining 48 hours of action. The final of the 2014 Four Nations was played out between New Zealand and Australia on Saturday...
IRB Player of the Year 2014 nominees announced

IRB Player of the Year 2014 nominees announced

The shortlist has been announced and now the debate begins; who should be crowned the IRB Player of the Year 2014? Julian Savea, Willie le Roux, Jonathan Sexton, Brodie Retallick and Duane Vermeulen are up for the award & it is hard to choose a clear front runner...
Standing out at the weekend

Standing out at the weekend

The 2014 Four Nations kicked off with a double header at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane on Saturday, with England and New Zealand claiming opening day wins over Samoa and Australia respectively. Over in union, Week 2 of the European Champions Cup was played out and...