10 biggest Gallagher Premiership Exits

10 biggest Gallagher Premiership Exits

The Gallagher Premiership transfers keep coming thick and fast, with the season drawing ever closer. Last time out it was the incoming players that...
Connacht Rugby Squad Training and Press Conference

The Psychology of Rugby: High Flyers

Over two articles, Last Word On Rugby will look at the more successful teams and high flyers who have 'nailed' the psychological side of the game. Conversely, those who have struggled to cope with the pressure. The opening analysis looks at the more successful sides in Northern Hemisphere rugby.
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Andy Ellis Set to Lead Barbarians v Springboks

The Barbarians Rugby club rich history will continue in England this weekend, with a Robbie Deans coached 'Baabaas' team facing the Springboks at Wembley Stadium....

Welsh Rugby Transfer Updates

Wales is firmly focused on the Georgia game this Saturday, but Regional rugby has been busy in the market. Here are the Welsh rugby...

Lam Rues Errors as Jersey Beat Bristol

After a week of wild weather in South West England, the sun appeared just in time for Bristol Rugby vs Jersey Reds. This appeared...
Australia v England

Last Word On Rugby MC50 Most Influential Rugby Player Series 43-46

Celebrating our game, Last Word on Rugby have combined the wealth of knowledge from all our staff of writers, to come up with the...

Wales squad player ratings for the Six Nations

Warren Gatland initially named a 39-man squad for this tournament but, in the end, he only used 31 players – exactly the amount he...

Paul Gustard’s Defensive Expertise the Key to Harlequins’ Prospects

The slow decline of Harlequins following their Premiership title win in 2012 continued with a dismal showing last season. The poor form of the...
Nic Cudd interview: Dragons target Champions Cup spot next season

Nic Cudd interview: Dragons target Champions Cup spot next season

Dragons are targeting a Champions Cup spot next season, according to flanker Nic Cudd. The 29 year-old has missed the current season due to a knee injury [suffered in pre season], but he and the rest of the Dragons squad want to repay their fans faith in the squad, following a disappointing 2017/18 campaign.
Nigel Owens is the most charismatic referee in Rugby Union

Nigel Owens is the most charismatic referee in Rugby Union modern history

Possibly, before rugby union was televised, there were referees who could communicate with players as well as a certain, Nigel Owens. But hands down...