Cecil Afrika

Cecil Afrika calls time on his Sevens career

Springbok Sevens playmaker Cecil Afrika has called time on his illustrious career of 12 years as a Blitzboks stalwart. Cecil Afrika career Afrika is the Blitboks...
Allan Bunting: Rugby Sevens and 'life in Lockdown'

Allan Bunting: Rugby Sevens and family life in Lockdown

Allan Bunting gives Last Word on Rugby an exclusive interview while in Lockdown, as the rugby sevens landscape is affected directly by the Covid-19...
Rugby Commentary

Rugby commentary: The golden voices

Rugby commentary has been blessed with golden voices over the years. There was one voice that most supporters we spoke to regarded as the...
BC Place

BC Place vs. FMG Stadium Waikato

BC Place, in Vancouver, Canada and FMG Stadium Waikato in New Zealand, are two stadiums with fundamental differences in nature. Both sustain the same...
RUGBY LIFE (news and views) under the Rugby Lockdown

RUGBY LIFE (news and views) under the Rugby Lockdown

For the majority of fans, they sustain a rugby life balance. One where participating, following and enjoying watching the game is Nirvana. But now,...
Rugby coaching via remote device

Rugby coaching via remote device

Rugby coaching via remote device has become the new norm, as Coronavirus limits inter-personal contact with sportspeople. That ability to speak directly to your...
There is still Rugby Sevens to play; HSBC Canada 7s

There is still Rugby Sevens to play; HSBC Canada 7s

Losing matches, suspended competitions and leagues are bad news for sports fans yet, there is still Rugby Sevens to play; the HSBC Canada 7s...
Player wellness at heart of 'global' Corona Virus alerts

Player welfare at heart of ‘global’ Corona Virus alerts

Player welfare is at the heart of the growing 'global' Corona Virus alerts. Affecting more and more International and domestic leagues, it is unprecedented...
Coronavirus sees Asian legs of 2019/20 Seven Series postponed

Coronavirus sees Asian legs of 2019/20 Seven Series postponed

Unfortunately, the Coronavirus health scare has claimed another World sporting event. The Asian legs of the 2019/20 Sevens Series have been postponed by World...
NZ Sevens success in sizzling hot conditions

NZ Sevens success in sizzling hot conditions

In conditions more suited to the dry summer of Sydney or sweltering desert of Dubai, Hamilton provided sizzling hot conditions for the HSBC (New...