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The Seven Best Moments In Rugby World Cup History

With the 2019 Rugby World Cup draw now only a week away, we have decided to take a look back at the seven best moments in Rugby World Cup history. ________ 7. French Flair In 1987 With the scores level at 24 all between Australia and France in the first semi-final of the 1987 World Cup Les Bleus produced a …

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Former Ireland Under-20 Star Named In Italy Squad For Summer Tests

GLOUCESTER, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 22: Ian McKinley of Benetton Treviso wearing his protective eyewear during the European Rugby Challenge Cup match between Gloucester Rugby and Benetton Treviso at Kingsholm Stadium on October 22, 2016 in Gloucester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Tony Marshall/Getty Images)

Another Irish element has been added to the Italy rugby squad for their summer tests. Former Ireland Under-20 and Leinster star Ian McKinley has been drafted into Italy’s by head coach Conor O’Shea for the Azzurri’s upcoming fixtures against Scotland, Fiji and Australia. #Italrugby, 44 Azzurri per 31 posti al tour estivo Il 9 maggio la lista dei convocati per …

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Watch: Top Five Tries Scored During The Month Of April

European Rugby Champions Cup Semi-Final, Stade de Gerland, Lyon 23/4/2017 ASM Clermont Auvergne vs Leinster LeinsterÕs Garry Ringrose runs in a try Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Billy Stickland

After 30 days of some scintillating rugby in both the southern and northern hemispheres, here’s a list of the top five tries for the month of April. Following on from Sky Sports New Zealand show Post-Match’s look back at the history of Super Rugby and the top five individual tries ever scored in the competition. I have decided to compile a video of the best …

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Watch: Ten Greatest Ever British And Irish Lions Tries

30 Jun 2001: Jason Robinson of British Lions takes on the Australia defence during the First Test Match against the Australian Wallabies at the Gabba Stadium in Brisbane, Australia. The Lions beat Australia 29 - 13. Mandatory Credit: Dave Rogers/Allsport

With each passing week our excitement for the upcoming British and Irish Lions tour of New Zealand grows further.  Previous tours have provided us with great memories and purely outstanding moments of rugby. Coming off the back of a 2-1 series win over Australia last time out in 2013, the Lions will be hoping for another successful tour down under …

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Watch: Stade Francais-Racing 92 Clash Descends Into Almighty Brawl

There was plenty of drama in the Top 14 on Sunday as Racing’s Wenceslas Lauret and Stade Français’ Pascal Papé were both shown red cards in a mid-match brawl. With Stade Français leading 13-6, on the stroke of half-time both sides were reduced to 14 men, when both Lauret and Papé were sent off. The fight started with a bit of pushing and shoving, before …

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Springboks Analysis: Would An Overseas XV Beat A Domestic XV?

DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA - OCTOBER 08: Francois Louw of South Africa during the The Rugby Championship match between South Africa and New Zealand at Growthpoint Kings Park on October 08, 2016 in Durban, South Africa. (Photo by Steve Haag/Gallo Images/Getty Images)

Former Springbok coach Jake White questioned South Africa’s policy on picking overseas players in a recent column for All Out Rugby. The South African Rugby Union recently introduced a new policy on overseas players, that would not allow those with under 30 caps to be picked for the Springboks, outside of a World Cup year. In his column, White stated: “Whenever …

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Watch: Six Stunning Pro12 Try Of The Season Nominations

Guinness PRO12, RDS, Dublin 31/12/2016 Leinster vs Ulster Leinster's Rory O’Loughlin scores his second try Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Dan Sheridan

As the Pro12 regular season draws to a close, the nominations for Try of the Season have been released.  While there are two Welsh sides and one Scottish club included in the nominees, it is unsurprisingly the Irish provinces that dominate. Leinster and Munster made it to the semi-final stage of the Champions Cup this term while domestically the two …

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Fantastic News As Champions Cup Rugby Could Be Free To Watch Very Soon

The TV broadcasting rights for the Champions Cup and Challenge Cup has been something which has bothered rugby supporters for a while now. Ever since European rugby’s premier club competition was rebranded and restructured from the Heineken Cup to the Champions Cup there has been another company involved in broadcasting matches. The broadcaster, of course, is BT Sport and there …

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