World autumn internationals rugby wrap, Nov 25: Fijians give Tier 2 nations reason to cheer

In the autumn internationals rugby, the Fijians gave Tier 2 nations reason to cheer, and the best was saved for last when Ireland beat the All Blacks, at home, for the first time ever. Continue Reading


World rugby roundup, Nov 16: the world rugby rankings bunfight

As the top two teams in the world rugby rankings get ready to face off this weekend, New Zealand assistant coach Ian Foster this week said this about Kiwi-born Irish centre Bundee Aki: “He looks like an Irishman now, doesn’t… Continue Reading


World rugby roundup, Nov 8: A huge weekend ahead

It’s a big, big weekend of world rugby union this weekend. The Autumn rugby internationals promises some interesting contests. Not only are all the big guns playing, many of them against each other, there is also a host of big… Continue Reading


World rugby union results, Nov 5 wrap: Lots of tries, but few contests

The weekend’s rugby union results So how was your weekend?  Rugby wise, I thought it was a good start to the November rugby internationals, if only for some excellent tries scored. Unfortunately, rugby union results over the weekend exhibited a lot… Continue Reading