Super Rugby and Western Force’s future is being debated about though the Western Force has been dispelling all doubts. This club based out of Perth released a media statement stating that an investigation was being conducted on different issues that had arisen that aimed at removing discrepancies which existed among the Australian franchises. Their club has not had any contact from SANZAAR which has been investigating the matter or from the Australian Rugby Union. There is a rumor in the Australian rugby scene that Super Rugby competition for the next…read more
England seems to have started off another successful year in rugby. After the end of last season with successive wins and an impressive victory over Australia, this year the team seems to be going strong from the beginning. The latest victory of the team was against Scotland last weekend on 11th March 2017. This was their second title win in the Six Nations tournaments. The win was an emphatic one with an impressive score of 61 against their opponent team being able to score only 21. As a result the…read more
The spoil tactics employed by their Italian counterparts was enough to infuriate Eddie Jones, the head coach of the England side and his players as well. This was despite worldwide admiration for the tactics used by Italy in the game, especially with the way they exploited it against the English players in the game. Jones has urged the Federation to take a “very close look at it.” Also, fly-half George Ford commenting on the tactics said it would “kill rugby.” When he was asked after Sunday’s 36-15 Six Nations win…read more
This weekend, Saturday to be precise, would see England welcome Australia to the Twickenham Stadium and England’s coach, Eddie Jones hopes that his squad can extend their 13 unbeaten run to 14 after this match. And five months after they had whitewashed the Wallabies, Harlequins full back, Mike Brown is ready for another walloping of the Wallabies on Saturday. England hopes to play a level of rugby that rivals their historic series win in the southern hemisphere despite the absence of some key players. When asked if there was more…read more
In a hard fought game between Saracens and Toulon at the Allianz Park, Chris Ashton had come off with an impressive performance, scoring the only try for Saracens, which saw them in a 10-3 win over their rivals. With this victory, the Sarries have been able to book a home quarter-final in the European Champions Cup. Ashton’s crucial blow came in the second half of the game, thus handing the lead and upper hand to Saracens. A few stunning last ditch tackles were made by both Michael Rhodes and Will…read more
Sale Sharks has been going great guns. They are being taken over by a new management that will hopefully invest new funds and help the team to reach top position in rugby across the continent. Sale Sharks has some great players on the team. George Nott is one such player who played a key role in the Under 20 championship of the country. The launch of the championship tournament was in style thanks to players like George Nott of Sale Sharks.