Ireland v New Zealand - Autumn International

New High Tackle Directive Takes Effect This Week

This coming week, rugby union players and fans will see World Rugby’s new directive on high tackles come into force, stiffening up the penalties...
Tigers

A Change from Tradition for Tigers

A lot can be said for Leicester Tigers' solid win over Bath Rugby last weekend. Not only was it a relief for their dedicated...
Munster v Glasgow Warriors - European Rugby Champions Cup Pool 1 Round 2

MCXM II – Munster Rally in Memory of Axel and Dan Carter Masterclass

With the New Year fast approaching, Last Word On Rugby are reflecting back of a fine year. From the International matches to Premiership and European...

Who Can Stop Saracens?

After seeing off Wasps and Toulon in successive weeks the question is, can anyone stop Saracens this year? Who Can Stop Saracens? A destructive display by...

Conor Murray – The Most Important Player in Europe?

Conor Murray will make the difference as Munster and Ireland chase silverware this season. He will also be a key player for the British & Irish Lions.

Racing 92 Look to Improve European Standings

Last year's Champions Cup finalists Racing 92 will try to improve their position in the Champions Cup this weekend against Glasgow. Racing 92 had a...

The Fall of French Giants Toulouse

French giants Toulouse's defeat away to Connacht in the first round of the European Champions Cup shouldn't have come as a surprise to many....
Munster v Glasgow Warriors - European Rugby Champions Cup Pool 1 Round 2

Emotional Munster do Foley Proud

An emotional Munster side ran in five tries on Sunday, to beat Glasgow Warriors 38-7 at Thomond Park, Limerick. After the tragic death of...
2015 Wellington Sevens

Great Expectations in Rugby Union

The second year in the World Cup cycle could be thought of as 'calm period'. But that would be the wrong attitude. Rugby must promote the ball! Like any sport, maintain high standards and hold onto their support base, while growing new fans across all regions. That is the key to success. And with great expectation in Rugby Union, there will be plenty to report on over these next twelve months.

Langilangi Haupeakui Set For Pro 12

USA Rugby test cap, Langilangi Haupeakui is ready to make his European debut with the Glasgow Warriors. The United States began their first professional Rugby...