Rugby Union

RWC 2011 Set for Massive Loss

New Zealand Rugby Union faces a massive funding deficit for the hosting of the 2011 Rugby World Cup. A projected NZ$30 million loss is bad enough but local [...]

GP/01: Sharks 15-12 Tigers (Final)

Sales Sharks met the champion's challenge head on in this season-opener, clinging on with desperate defence in the closing minutes to repel the Tigers and [...]

Leeds Carnegie Snap-up Winger Rabeni

Leeds Carnegie have been given a major boost ahead of the new Guinness Premiership season which starts this Sunday against Newcastle at Headingley Carnegie [...]

Blood bin clots consigned to rugby pergatory …

You're running hard when the crunching blow hits. The balls slips from your grasp and you hit the floor hard. You force yourself to sit-up. The baying of the [...]

Rugby in the raw in the land of Kafka and absynthe

It’s a reasonable bet that Prague’s favourite son, Franz Kafka, never saw a rugby game in his life. Yet next year the Czech Rugby Union (CSRU) will [...]

Sale Sharks start French tour with loss ..

A youthful Sharks line-up were edged out by Montpellier Herault in the opening game of the 16th Challenge Armand Vaquerin Tournament (in Millau). Charlie [...]

Twitter links powered by Tweet This v1.8.3, a WordPress plugin for Twitter.