HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2019 schedule - Fans hold breath

HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2019 schedule – Fans hold breath

For rugby sevens fans, each season of the World Series gets better, and better. So they will be 'holding their breath' until the Women...
Fijiana wins 2018 Oceania Rugby Women’s XVs Championship

Fijiana wins 2018 Oceania Rugby Women’s XVs Championship

The Fiji Airways Fijiana women's XV side has won and retained, their Oceania Championship title, after thrashing Samoa 43-12 at Churchill Park in Lautoka....
Leah Lyons enjoying challenge at "amazing" new club

Leah Lyons enjoying challenge at “amazing” new club

Ireland International Leah Lyons made the bold move to Harlequins Ladies at the beginning of August, just around the corner from the start of...
2019 Farah Palmer Cup set to be the 'Best Ever'

2019 Farah Palmer Cup set to be the ‘Best Ever’

After months of waiting, the schedule for the 2019 Farah Palmer Cup has been released. And acknowledging the growth of the women's game across the...
Grand Final Super Saturday, and more

Grand Final Super Saturday, and more

There is little left to say, with the Grand Final Super Saturday engrossing rugby fans in the Southern Hemisphere. With the game a mere...
Women's Super-Series

Women’s Super-Series status update

The Women’s Super-Series draws towards its final round of action. The race for first place is in the balance. The tournament was designed to...
2018 Incredible Accomplishments, Key Moments and New Years 'Rugby resolutions'

2018 Incredible Accomplishments, Key Moments and New Years ‘Rugby resolutions’

As an organization, Last Word on Rugby looks forward to the New Year, as much as anyone. We too, like to review many of...
HARvCAN (2)

Major Semifinals This Weekend Across All NZ Domestic Competitions

It will be 'rugby overload' come Saturday, with major semifinals this weekend across all NZ domestic competitions. The penultimate round in fact; with Mitre...
LWOR Oceania Rugby Women’s XVs Dream Team

LWOR Oceania Rugby Women’s XVs Dream Team

With the dust settled and the winner, Fiji crowned we at Last Word on Rugby would like to acknowledge the accomplishments of the Women...
Every Rugby Winning Streak has to come to an End

Every Rugby Winning Streak has to come to an End

In sports, every team who can string together a sequence of wins, and wishes to continue yet, the truth is that every rugby Winning...