Baby Boks

Rocky Start for Junior Springboks in World Rugby U20 Championship

It was a rocky start for the Junior Springboks in the World Rugby U20 Championship as they took on Georgia in the opening match....
World Rugby Under 20 Championship, France 2018

World Rugby Under 20 Championship, France 2018

Just days until the premier nations in World Rugby send their best stars to France, Last Word on Rugby features the teams and challenges...
Major League Rugby

Major League Rugby Breakdown-Week Two

The second weekend of the Major League Rugby season saw vast improvement in play. As would be expected in a Rugby Union League in its...
Super Rugby

Super Rugby Week 11: the South African Conference Key Talking Points

Super Rugby week 11 saw the Stormers and the Jaguares as winners in the South African Conference. The Lions were shocked in Brisbane, and...
Major League Rugby Breakdown - Week One

Major League Rugby Breakdown – Week One

Last Weekend was the kickoff for the inaugural season of Major League Rugby. It was an action packed weekend that taught us a lot of what is to come this year. In a regular feature, Josh Bradham examines the outcomes, with his Major League Rugby breakdown
Warrick Gelant

Super Rugby 2018: Vodacom Bulls Blunt Cell C Sharks Attack in Durban

The Vodacom Bulls confounded most pundits opinions by blunting the Cell C Sharks at a wet and sparsely populated Johnson Kings Park in Durban...
Gloucester Rugby

Gloucester seal bonus point in stunning last ten minutes

Gloucester scored three tries in the last ten minutes to seal the bonus point victory they so badly needed to remain in touch with...
Rugby Europe

Rugby Europe, between chaos and doubt: is this how it ends (?)

Rugby isn’t the same Ye Old Sport it was back in the 90’s. Not even the same as in the early years of the 21st...
England in freefall

England in freefall – what’s to blame?

England, double Six Nations champions in 2016 and 2017 limped into 5th place, on the final weekend of the competition, their worst finish for...

Ben Earl’s England finish U20 Six Nations on a high despite falling short

It was a matter of 49 points that France accrued throughout the U20 Six Nations that separated them and England in first and second...