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Oct 5, 2014

Argentinean tenor butchers Australia's anthem

Prior to the match in Mendoza, the Argentinean tenor bellowed out a fairly unique version of the Australian national anthem causing mirth among the Wallabies ranks
Oct 4, 2014

Streaker sparks all-in brawl

A streaker has managed to escape punishment after he tackled a player into touch during a university match between Newcastle University and Northumbria in England
Oct 2, 2014

Bath start Sam Burgess countdown

Bath are clearly excited about their new recruit and have launched a series of preview videos to whet the appetite ahead of Sam Burgess' arrival at the club
Sep 26, 2014

World Cup enlists fake Wilkinson to warn off ticket touts

World Cup organisers enlist fake Jonny Wilkinson to help promote buying tickets from official outlets
Sep 17, 2014

Nude Otago player left red faced

A naked player was left red-faced after he was televised changing during the prematch pep talk in Otago's changing room before last Wednesday night's ITM Cup match against Northland
Sep 15, 2014

The re-mastering of the dummy pass

A unique piece of skill from America that could re-write the textbook on dummy passes
Sep 14, 2014

Tindall returns to rugby ... for Devon Tribute 2 side

England World Cup-winner Mike Tindall's retirement from rugby has not lasted long. While his former Gloucester team-mates were running out against Sale in the Aviva Premiership, Tindall enjoyed a cameo for Devon Tribute 2 side North Tawton
Sep 8, 2014

Honey Badger shops for 'fart catcher' in Japan

Nick Cummins, better known as 'Honey Badger', prepared for his inaugural start with Japanese club Coca Cola West Red Sparks in a rather unusual fashion
Sep 4, 2014

New Zealand 'minimised' in World Cup promotion

Rugby World Cup officials defend themselves after New Zealand did not obviously feature in their Game of Thrones-inspired promotional video
Aug 29, 2014

Dan Carter takes ice bucket challenge

Dan Carter is the latest high-profile rugby star to undertake the ALS ice bucket challenge to raise funds to fight motor neuron disease
Aug 27, 2014

The Honey Budger and the goldfish with dementia

Nick Cummins, who often left English-speaking journalists bewildered with his responses, has made an immediate impression on his arrival to play in Japan with the local media
Aug 26, 2014

Hollywood veteran Mickey Rourke on course to play Gareth Thomas

Hollywood star Mickey Rourke has said plans are still on course for him to play Gareth Thomas in a film
Aug 26, 2014

'Bromance' World Cup PR stunt under fire

A New Zealand radio station has been criticised after running a competition to see how far its male listeners will go to win tickets to the 2015 Rugby World Cup
Aug 25, 2014

Bill Pulver and Brett Gosper take on ice bucket challenge

Australian Rugby Union chief Bill Pulver accepted Wallabies scrum-half Nic White's nomination to raise money for motor neuron disease research
Aug 22, 2014

Boks, Wallabies accept ice bucket challange

Springboks and Wallabies accept Joost van der Westhuizen's ice bucket challenge
Aug 12, 2014

Players capture thieves who raided clubhouse

Forty players from Edinburgh Academicals chased down and surrounded thieves who had just raided their rugby clubhouse
Aug 8, 2014

Sam Whitelock defends hunting trip

The Crusaders are wrapped in a social media whirlwind after photographs of five players on a "canned hunt" while on tour in South Africa this year go viral
Aug 1, 2014

Australia to introduce moveable seats

Ever found yourself craning your neck to get a better view of your favourite XV as they smash into the opposition?
Jul 30, 2014

Cheetahs winger lands 80-metre penalty kick

Gerrie Labuschagne captures global attention with his "shot heard round the world", the Cheetahs Under-19 winger slotting a penalty goal from 80 metres in training
Jul 21, 2014

Harvard rugby project promotes female strength

Rugby conjures imagery of brawny men and testosterone, but Harvard University has used the sport to promote female strength and beauty through body positivity