After a wait of 92 years, Rugby Union is finally returning to the Olympic Games, this time in the far better-suited version of the game, Sevens. Taking place over a single weekend and with matches that last a mere fifteen
Now that I’ve come down from the high of week one to a statistically bang on average spread picker, I did think about doing a bit more actual analysis… except WOW, Western Force, with the hooter gone and their own scrum feed,
Nero080215 Two heavyweights of the sport line up across from one another, the seemingly invincible defending champion on one side. On the other side stands the challenger, refusing to call address his opponent with his chosen
With the final (and the other unnecessarily endangering to players match) around the corner, it’s easy to forget some of the players who could, and really should, have been playing in the last two weeks of the tournament.
With the way that teams arrange their defences to dull the strengths of the opposition, it can be difficult to get into a position to exploit weaknesses when you’re in attack and teams are left trying to find a matchup where a
Selection I was a bit surprised that SA didn’t put a huge amount of pressure on a previously creaky Welsh scrum at the weekend but don’t expect to see any changes to their front row. Bismarck du Plessis does have a hand
Selection The All Black forward pack almost picks itself and the only real questions are over Loosehead Prop. Wyatt Crockett is the nominal starter but has picked up an injury. Expect to see Ben Franks come in for him if Crockett
Semi-finalists in 2007 and quarter-finalists in 2011, can Argentina take the next step and reach the final?
“Po-cock. Po-cock. Po-cock.” You can bet that’s the sound Michael Cheika hears his watch makes day and night since Australia secured their place in the final four and that more than any player, including Folau, he wants to
barbz I saw quite a bit of complaining about Scotland’s first try. I mean sure enough, most of it was from me, but my initial thoughts were that it was hands in the ruck or offside. After having a closer look, I’ve