2013 - 2014

All Blacks and Wallabies make changes for Bledisloe Cup decider in Auckland

1 month ago by Rugby Dump

Both the All Blacks and the Wallabies have named their teams for this weekend's Bledisloe Cup decider in Auckland. New Zealand have made just three changes, while Australia have brought in Quade Cooper...

Ulster's Nick Williams suspended for 8 weeks for striking Rhys Patchell

6 months ago by Rugby Dump

Ulster number eight Nick Williams has been banned for 8 weeks following the incident that took place in the Guinness PRO12 match between Ulster and Cardiff Blues at the weekend. Patchell was knocked...

Italy score late penalty try to upset Scotland at Murrayfield

7 months ago by Rugby Dump

Italy's captain Sergio Parisse has praised his team's courage for hanging in and battling it out to a 22-19 away victory over Scotland on Saturday. It was their first win in the Six Nations since 2013,...

The Wraparound from Rugby HQ - Week 1

7 months ago by Rugby Dump

Super Rugby is back which means that it's that time of year when the Fox Sports guys put in the long hours to bring us all their weekly serving of random titbits from the week gone by. According to Sean...

Another suspension expected following Edinburgh vs Treviso brawl at Murrayfield

9 months ago by Rugby Dump

Treviso prop Romulo Acosta will face a disciplinary hearing this week after he was red carded for his part in an ugly brawl during Edinburgh's 48-0 bonus point win over Treviso at Murrayfield. Two other...

Donncha O'Callaghan banned for two weeks for kick to head

10 months ago by Rugby Dump

Poor Stuart Olding. His head must look similar to a rugby ball, because for the second time this season his attractive cranium has been roughed up by a boot. This time it was Munster lock Donncha O'Callaghan...

IRPA Try of the Year 2014 awarded to Francois Hougaard and the Springboks

10 months ago by Rugby Dump

The Springboks' end of year tour ended poorly but there was some consolation in the announcement that the great try they scored against New Zealand was named the International Rugby Players' Association...

Vote for the Sky New Zealand Fans Try of the Year

10 months ago by Rugby Dump

Sky TV have put together a list of 10 nominations for the very best tries scored in New Zealand domestic and international rugby in the last 12 months. Fans have until Wednesday this week to vote for...

Teddy Thomas dropped after incredible solo effort against Australia

10 months ago by Rugby Dump

Teddy Thomas scored one of the tries of the weekend against Australia, but after a dream start to his Test career, has since been dropped by coach Philippe Saint-Andre for missing a training session....

Behind the scenes with Nick Cummins and the Barbarians

10 months ago by Rugby Dump

We all saw how well the Barbarians played against both Australia and the Leicester Tigers recently, and that was due in part to the kind of characters and talent they had in the multicultural squad. One...