Northern Hemisphere Rugby Cities: Union and League representation

The Northern Hemisphere has a few cities that have both rugby union and league. These cities have one rugby code in the first-tier and...

Northern Hemisphere Rugby Cities: top-flight Union and League

There are a total of only two Northern Hemisphere rugby cities with a first-tier rugby league and union team in the northern hemisphere. One city,...
Champions Cup Final still possible in October?

Champions Cup Final still possible in October?

Last month should’ve been a great one for all European rugby fans. The Champions Cup final should’ve been held at the Stade Vélodrome in...
Gallagher Premiership

Pro14, Top14, Super Rugby and Gallagher Premiership attendances 2019/20

With the Pro14, Top14, Super Rugby and Gallagher Premiership either cancelled or postponed, the crowds seem unlikely to return to stadiums for at least a...
rugby union Top Trumps

Play our game of interactive Rugby union Top Trumps

Bored of no rugby to watch? Here at Last Word on Rugby we've got you covered with our very own game of rugby union...
Top14 Round 14 'New Years' Wrap

Top14 and all French rugby banned until September

Top14 rugby and French legs of the Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge quarter finals are in major doubts following the news that French Prime...

EPCR speak out on ‘Club World Cup’ proposal

The news broke on Monday morning of discussions regarding a Club World Cup in the place of the current European competitions. EPCR have since...

Retiring rugby players: no final farewells in 2020?

For reasons that we are all aware of, the 2019/20 rugby season is in increasing danger of never being finished. While it will not...

Rugby could use Duckworth-Lewis-Stern system to finish season

With the rugby season up in the air it could do with looking at cricket's Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method in order to decide future fixtures -...
Gallagher Premiership

EPCR Champions Cup and Challenge Cup quarter finals postponed

The Board of European Professional Club Rugby has decided that this season’s Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup quarter-final matches will not now be...