Super Rugby: Melbourne Rebels still winless over in South Africa & now 2nd in the Australian Conference

It’s not been great news for the Melbourne Rebels at late when they now left South Africa with four straight losses to the Stormers side at DHL Newlands Stadium in Cape Town last night. The Rebels lacked discipline where at times they forget how to tackle, while the Stormers side won their first game since …

Major League Rugby: Seattle Seawolves v San Diego Legion Week 1 Write-Up

It’s the third & final match of what has been an inaugural week of the new Major League Rugby competition over in the United States. We’re focusing on the Seattle Seawolves v the San Diego Legion here at Starfire Stadium in Tukwila, Washington. 1st Half Benjamin Cima who plays at Fly-Half gets his first successful …

Invast Global teams up with the Aussies 7s Men’s and Women’s Teams

Both Australian Sevens Men’s and Women’s sides will team up within a bumper partnership with Invast Global. The Invast branding will appear on both front and back shorts that will represent the entire Australian Sevens team. The investment company also serves as a Primary Sponsor of the following Men’s tournaments: Hong Kong on April 6 …

2018 Super Rugby Week 1 game: Lions v Sharks review

So today’s first round of the Super Rugby season between the Lions v Sharks are tight to watch. We have seen some excellent tries & playing an aggressive set of rugby. But at the end of the day, it only has to come down to one winner at the 80th minute. 1st half It was …

3 things why Brad Thorn can guide the Queensland Reds back to glory in 2018?

The Queensland Reds haven’t experienced much success since the departure of Ewen McKenzie at the end of the 2013 Super Rugby campaign. Richard Graham (2014-2016), Matt O’Connor (2016), and Nick Stiles (2017) have since taken on the Reds hot seat at each of their respective stints. None of them have continued to lift the success …

Australian 7s Men’s side: 2018 Hamilton 7s review

The Australian 7s Mens side traveled to Hamilton, New Zealand this weekend as the defending champions of the Sydney 7s two weeks ago. They may have fallen just short of their expectations due to change of line-ups and injury list, but the men in green and gold have done their best to end their weekend …

A detailed insight of new Melbourne Rebels signing Dane Haylett-Petty

Dane Haylett-Petty will make his Melbourne Rebels debutĀ  during a trial match tomorrow night against the ACT Brumbies. He is one of several new signings where he is re-united by his old Western Force coach Dave Wessels. The trial match will be held tomorrow night held at Sieffert Oval at 6 PM AEDT in Queanbeyan, …

Scott Higginbotham named as Queensland Reds captain

Scott Higginbotham has been named as the Queensland Reds captain to lead new Head Coach Brad Thorn’s 2018 Super Rugby campaign. Higginbotham, 31, will be the 117th Queenland captain to lead the Reds out of its team’s 136 year history in representative rugby. He has played for the Reds before back in 2008-2012 before joining …

Australian 7s mens side to be drawn in a tough Pool B for the 2018 Commonwealth Games

The Australian 7s Mens team will have go through the Group of Death from band five when they face England, Samoa and Jamaica. The full 2018 draw of the Commonwealth Games Rugby 7s tourmanent was recently announced just a while ago at the CBUS Super Stadium in Gold Coast, Queensland. That is not going to …

Getting to know Dylan Pietsch

Dylan Pietsch will make his return to the Australian 7s side this weekend at FMG Stadium for the Waikato Sevens in New Zealand. He is the youngest member in this squad at the age of 19 having made his HSBC Sevens World Series debut in Wellington, New Zealand one year ago. However, his promising start …