Rob Kearney pens open letter after Leinster and Ireland farewell

Rob Kearney pens open letter after Leinster and Ireland farewell

Ireland and Leinster fullback Rob Kearney has penned an emotional open letter after ending his time playing in Ireland.   The full-back won 95 Ireland caps and donned the blue of Leinster for...

Michael Cheika lands Pumas coaching gig

Michael Cheika lands Pumas coaching gig

Argentina has taken on Cheika as an external advisor during the Rugby Championship.   Cheika and Pumas coach Mario Ledesma have worked together before, Ledesma having been an assistant coach for...

One Year Ago Today: Uruguay stun Fiji in Kamaishi

One Year Ago Today: Uruguay stun Fiji in Kamaishi

One Year Ago Today, Uruguay claimed just their third Rugby World Cup win with a shock victory over Fiji.   Uruguay caused a huge upset by stunning Fiji 30-27 at the 2019 Rugby World Cup. The...

Latest round of testing yields 5 positive Covid cases in Premiership

Latest round of testing yields 5 positive Covid cases in Premiership

The latest round of Covid-19 testing in the Premiership has yielded five positives; four players and a member of staff.   Three different clubs were focussed on with a total of 1056 tests carried...

Nigel Owens reaches unprecedented milestone

Nigel Owens reaches unprecedented milestone

Spirited Welsh referee Nigel Owens will reach his 100th test milestone when he takes charge of the France vs Italy test scheduled for November.   The 49 year old Owens is the most experienced member...

Mitre 10 Cup Round 3 Preview - Wellington vs Bay Of Plenty

Mitre 10 Cup Round 3 Preview - Wellington vs Bay Of Plenty

Bay Of Plenty’s challenge to Wellington heralds the commencement of Round 3 in this year’s Mitre 10 Cup.     Wellington did well last weekend to stem the Auckland tide, completing...