Tom Franklin rugby player
Tom Franklin rugby player

Tom Franklin

11th Aug 1990 2.00m/114kg No 5 Lock

Former All Blacks take centre stage in round two of the Top League

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Suntory Sungoliath and Panasonic Wild Knights led the two conferences in the Top League after two rounds of action.   Sungoliath claimed a comfortable 14-31 victory over Honda in round two while...

Test Stars Light Up The Opening Round Of The Top League

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Suntory Sungoliath and Panasonic Wild Knights lead the way in their respective conferences after the opening round of the Top League.   Panasonic claimed a comprehensive 55-14 victory over Ricoh...

International stars shine in the opening day of the Japanese Top League

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Japanese Top League kicked off Saturday with five entertaining matches in the opening day of action.    The opening game of the new season, saw the Shining Arcs breeze past Honda Heat claiming...

HIGHLIGHTS: 2018 Super Rugby Round 19: Highlanders v Rebels

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

An absolutely cracking match between these two sides with the Highlanders just keeping their impressive winning record at Forsyth Barr intact. Reece Hodge had a fantastic match scoring a hattrick,...

Mitre 10 Highlights: Otago Vs Bay of Plenty

4 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Otago held on for a 27-20 victory over Bay of Plenty in the first Mitre 10 Cup Championship semi-final. Otago scored two first half tries while Bay of plenty kicked two penalties as Otago led 14-6...

Mitre10 Highlights: Otago v Wellington (Round 2)

4 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

It was a cracking encounter between Otago and Wellington as both teams looked for their second wins of the competition. Otago blitzed to a 2 try lead after two misses at goals by Fletcher, but after those...

Highlanders smash hapless Chiefs

6 years ago by Rugby 365

The Highlanders produced a classy second-half performance to record a bonus-point 36-9 win over the Chiefs in a very wet Invercargill on Saturday. The four-tries-to-nil victory kept alive the Highlanders'...

Preview: S15 Round 16, Part Two

6 years ago by Rugby 365

Saturday's action covers the whole spectrum, with Super Rugby action from the top to the bottom. Not only do we have the pace-setters going toe-to-toe, but we also have an intriguing basement battle. It...

Highlanders win Perth snorefest

6 years ago by Rugby 365

The Highlanders cemented their place in the Super Rugby play-off zone with a stuttering 23-3 win over a hapless Western Force team in Perth on Saturday. The Highlanders held a slender 6-3 lead at half-time...

Weekend teams and predictions

6 years ago by Front Row Grunt

Bulls and Sharks to strike back on tour? Tahs to pip the Saders in Sydney? Some say yes, Tank Lanning says no. Catch all the weekend’s teams, times, collated odds and SuperBru community picks. Tank...