Best Premiership Pacific Islanders XV: the backs

In the first of a series of articles, we will be compiling teams of the best imports to the English Premiership. First, a XV of...
Matthew J Watkins

Rugby community pays tribute to Matthew J Watkins

Tributes have flooded in for former Dragons, Gloucester and Scarlets player Matthew J Watkins, who passed away earlier this month after a lengthy battle...
The Greatest Amateur XV as voted by the public

The ‘Greatest Amateur XV’ as voted by the public

The public voted in our polls for the greatest amateur XV side and the results are in! From one to fifteen, and reserves in...
Ellis Park Stadium

Ellis Park Stadium: Steeped in history

Ellis Park Stadium, now known as Emirates Airline Park, has a rich history. The crown jewel of events held at the stadium has to...

Rugby championships put on hold due to COVID19

The current coronavirus pandemic certainly struck the world by surprise. The high infectivity and severity of this new influenza-like disease are forcing all governments to put...
Class acts from the 1970s - Rugby royalty

Class acts from the 1970s – Rugby royalty

With the 'halt in play' affecting the 2020 seasons in both hemispheres, a retrospective look at some past players is due. Some of the...
Greatest Amateur Era XV

POLL: Pick your greatest amateur era XV

It's time to pick your greatest amateur XV. We've compiled a list of the greatest players in every position from the amateur* days of...
Springbok rugby players

Springbok rugby players: Alternative routes to success

Historically, a Springbok rugby players' journey to the top of the game started at one of the elite rugby schools in South Africa. The original...
Eight Black Ferns Test matches in 2020 tremendous recognition

Eight Black Ferns Test matches in 2020 tremendous recognition

In scheduling eight Black Ferns Test matches in 2020, New Zealand Rugby has given tremendous recognition to the women's Rugby World Cup titleholders. A...

Rugby on lockdown as games get postponed due to Coronavirus

Sporting fixtures have been decimated as a result of the rapidly spreading Coronavirus, but as rugby gets cancelled and real-life realities take over it...