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Nick ‘The Honey Badger’ Cummins Takes On A Boy Scout

Everyone’s favourite Australian, Nick ‘The Honey Badger’ Cummins goes full Honey Badger as he takes on a Boy Scout in this great advert. Damn you Nick Cummins, damn your likeability, wit and charm. You just tricked us into watching three and half minutes of beef advert. And we don’t regret a thing. It only takes thirty seconds for The Honey …

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New Rugby World Cup Ad 2015 Is Short But Sweet

They’re just teasing us now. Rugby World Cup 2015, hurry up and take my money! And with a new ad out, we take a trip down memory lane. The weird thing is, nothing really happens does it. It’s just a girl, with a ball and the distant resemblance of posts. The screen fades and we’re hit it it. COME THE …

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The Pro12 Has Improved Under Its New Format

At the start of the season there was outrage, worry, debate and anger from all sides as a result of the new format for the Pro12. As we approach the end of the season, the reality couldn’t be further from the truth as we have seen a revitalised league that has grown in stature over the last year and it’s all thanks …

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Irish Province Revealed as Having Highest Rugby Attendance In Europe

European Professional Club Rugby has announced official attendance records for the Champions Cup and the Challenge Cup.  The EPCR is the governing body and organiser of two European rugby union club tournaments and today it has announced whose fans are at the races for the continental clashes. Irish fans have been screaming for years that their fans are the best in the …

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VIDEO: Nigel Owens’ Greatest Moments

Nigel Owens is widely regarded as the best referee in the world of rugby and here’s why.  Nigel Owens commands respect on the rugby field like none other. The Welshman has a real handle for putting players in their place when someone foolishly tries to challenge him. After all, ‘this is not soccer’. Enjoy the excellent montage of some of Owens …

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Aviva Premiership Player of the Year Shortlist Announced

The Aviva Premiership Rugby Player of the Year shortlist has been announced, and the future is bright for English rugby fans. The five man shortlist includes: Elliot Daly – Wasps George Ford – Bath Rugby Nathan Hughes – Wasps Jonathan Joseph – Bath Rugby Billy Vunipola – Saracens The Fijian-bron Hughes is eligible to play for England, and is just 23. Apart from …

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Guinness Pro12 Team of the Year Announced

The official Guinness Pro 12 Team of the Year was announced today. League leaders Glasgow Warriors, Ospreys, and Ulster all have three players on the side. Irish sides Munster and Connacht have two apiece, while Scarlets and Edinburgh have one each to complete the line-up. Last year’s champions Leinster’s disappointing season means that they are without any player on the side, although …

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Video: Sharks’ Anthony Tupou Breaks Jaw

The Warriors defeated the Sharks this weekend on a scoreline of 20-16, but the game was marred by this ugly incident, involving Konrad Hurrell and Anthony Tupou. Viewer discretion is advised.   23 year-old Hurrell had built up big momentum, but did raise a knee as he entered contact. It all resulted in Tupou with a broken jaw and an impending …

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ICYMI: Iain Henderson Red Card Vs Munster

Munster and Ulster clashed in what was the tie of the weekend, as the sides could not be separated at Ravenhill. A last minute conversion from Paddy Jackson leveled it at 23-23, but the main talking point was Iain Henderson’s red card. Was Nigel Owens correct to dismiss the Ireland international? Going by the letter of the law, Henderson can …

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Taqele Naiyaravoro Proves You Don’t Need Pace When You’ve Got Power

Beast mode! Taqele Naiyaravoro has zero time for your tackles.    Unfortunately for Naiyaravoro the Warratahs succumbed to defeat against the Western Force, but a great try is a great try all the same. Naiyaravoro goes full beat mode evading three tacklers who literally bounce off him, as well as one further last ditch attempt as he powers over the line. The …

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