Rugby Championship 2017: Round Four Review

Springboks blown away by rampant All Blacks New Zealand edged ever closer to another Southern Hemisphere title with a record 57-0 win over old foes South Africa in Albany. In a quite exquisite performance from Steve Hansen’s side in attack and defence the hosts ran in eight tries – four in each half – and even more impressively kept Allister Coetzee’s Springboks side off the … Continue reading Rugby Championship 2017: Round Four Review

RC2017: Round Three Review

Featured Image c/o Getty Images Nervy New Zealand stumble over the line against Pumas New Zealand maintained their winning start to the Rugby Championship season, coming from behind to beat Argentina 39-22 in New Plymouth. The All Blacks ran in six tries in all and came through despite some dodgy goal-kicking whilst Nicolas Sanchez scored the Pumas only try with the rest of their points … Continue reading RC2017: Round Three Review

Rugby Championship: Round Two Review

Feature Image c/o Getty Images Late Barrett try breaks Aussie hearts in Bledisloe thriller A late Beauden Barrett try saw New Zealand retain the Bledisloe Cup as they came from behind in a thrilling match in Dunedin. Fresh from a chastening 54-34 defeat to the All Blacks in Sydney, many people were expecting a similar outcome when the two sides renewed battle at the Forysth … Continue reading Rugby Championship: Round Two Review