Rugby or thugby? Florence’s ancient sport of calcio storico is part football, part MMA brawl

February 15th, 2018|

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Almost all visitors to Florence become familiar with Ponte Vecchio, Piazza della Signoria, and the Uffizi Gallery — which houses Botticelli’s “The Birth of […]

Kings of Instagram: Dan Carter, Sonny Bill Williams, Johnathan Thurston tops among rugby stars

January 16th, 2018|

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New Zealander Dan Carter is the highest point scorer in Test match rugby history, and is is considered by many to be the greatest […]

Thus spake the Honey Badger: Nick Cummins’ top ten totally-awesome quotes

January 6th, 2018|

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For years, Western Force winger Nick Cummins has been entertaining Australian rugby fans with colorful postgame interviews, but it was only recently that his […]

Five fastest players in rugby history featuring Carlin Isles, Tonderai Chavhanga and Bryan Habana

November 30th, 2017|

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Over the years, rugby has seen its fair share of speed demons, but here we take a look at the five fleetest-of-foot players of […]

Adventurous Americans get tackled by pro rugby players in Wellington, New Zealand

November 8th, 2017|

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Playing rugby is tough enough even when you stand 6-foot-6 and tip the scales at 300-plus pounds, so you can imagine the level of […]

Wales rugby team gets pranked by ringer disguised as insurance company mascot

November 3rd, 2017|

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People living in Wales turn to Admiral for their car insurance needs, but they may also consider recruiting the company for pranking services based […]

Make your own rugby card

September 6th, 2017|

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It’s never been easier to make your own rugby card than with Starr Cards top-rated Rugby Card Maker app for the iPhone, iPad and […]

9-year-old rugby sensation Meaalofa Te’o embodies Marvel’s Rhino in steamrolling opponents

September 16th, 2016|

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Few outside of Australia had heard of Meaalofa Te’o before he travelled from his home in Dandenong, Victoria, to Canberra for an under nine’s […]

Team USA rugby’s Kathryn Johnson lays out Australia’s Ellia Green with jaw-jarring jolt

August 7th, 2016|

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The U.S. women’s rugby sevens team wasted no time in making their presence felt at the Rio Olympics. Minnesotan Kathryn Johnson set the tone […]

Stanford wide receiver Francis Owusu and the best sports vines of 2015

January 1st, 2016|

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From archery to zorbing, our compilation of the best 2015 sports vines has a little something for fans of every stripe. The lineup is […]

So You Think You Can Dance: Rugby World Cup 2015 edition starring All Blacks, Samoa and Springboks

October 21st, 2015|

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Ostensibly, the Rugby World Cup is held every four years to determine the world’s best rugby union team, but it’s becoming increasingly apparent it’s […]

London mayor Boris Johnson flattens 10-year-old during touch rugby game in Japan

October 15th, 2015|

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London mayor Boris Johnson will go to any length to promote the Rugby World Cup, even if it means steamrolling a ten-year-old Japanese boy […]