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Erasmus expects to leave Springbok head coach role after World Cup

RASSIE ERASMUS SAYS he will not remain as South Africa head coach beyond the 2019 World Cup. Erasmus, who is under contract as South African Rugby’s director of rugby through to the World Cup in 2023, took over from Allister Coetzee in March. Though he has won only seven of his 14 fixtures, Erasmus has […]

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Leinster and Ruddock eyeing ‘special win’ at Munster’s Thomond fortress

LEINSTER FLANKER RHYS Ruddock admits raiding Munster’s Thomond Park citadel is ‘extra special’, as the two provinces prepare to go head-to-head in a heavyweight showdown. The defending European and Pro14 champions extended their league winning run to nine games with a last-gasp victory over Connacht before Christmas, but will face an even stiffer assignment against their southern […]

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Larmour v Kolbe: ‘You’d pay money to see them on the same field, wouldn’t you?’

AS IF TWO European titans going head-to-head in a high-stakes showdown wasn’t intriguing enough, the prospect of Jordan Larmour and Cheslin Kolbe taking to the same pitch is another exciting subplot to Saturday’s Pool 1 clash. Similar in playing style and stature, the pair are two of the most dangerous and exciting young players in world […]

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Saracens see off Glasgow to advance to quarter-finals as top seeds

SARACENS SAW OFF a furious challenge from Glasgow Warriors to win 38-19 at Allianz Park on Saturday and clinch first place in Pool 3 and the top seed in the Heineken Champions Cup quarter-finals. Saracens had won their first five games to ensure a last-eight spot. Glasgow had already qualified on Friday without playing when […]

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Quins 10 Smith and senior international Hill in England U20 team for Cork

ENGLAND HAVE NAMED Harlequins out-half Marcus Smith and senior international Ted Hill in their team for Friday’s U20 Six Nations opener against Ireland in Cork. 19-year-old Smith has already made 47 first-team appearances for Premiership outfit Quins, and will be the star attraction in the England side for their visit to Musgrave Park [KO 7.15pm, […]

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Leinster Senior Schools Cup quarter-final postponed due to outbreak of mumps

THE LEINSTER SENIOR Schools Cup quarter-final tie between Blackrock College and St Michael’s College, scheduled for this Sunday afternoon, has been postponed due to an outbreak of mumps at Blackrock.  Leinster Rugby today said the last eight clash set to be played at Donnybrook can not go ahead due to ‘unforeseen circumstances’, but the other […]

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‘If this guy is clearly way better than everybody else in his peer group, then it makes sense’

SOUTH AFRICAN YOUNGSTER Keynan Knox was among five Munster players to receive a contract extension on Wednesday, with the soon-to-be Irish-qualified tighthead prop penning a deal which ties him to the southern province until 2022. South African born and bred, Knox was signed straight out of school in late 2017 along with compatriot Matt More, […]

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Mansoor On Being WWE’s First Saudi Arabian Signee

The WWE Performance Center released a new video with Mansoor Al-Shehail discussing being WWE’s first Saudi Arabian signee. You can see the video below. Mansoor made his debut on TV in a match against Jaxon Ryder earlier this month.Click Here: Germany soccer tracksuit

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Shane Helms Says AEW Is Good for Wrestling

Shane Helms discussed the advent of All Elite Wrestling during an appearance on Booker T’s Heated Conversations podcast. Highlights are below, per Wrestling Inc: On the arrival of AEW: “[AEW] is gonna be good for the business. Competition is good, there’s an excitement in the air, those guys are some of my good friends, with […]

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AEW’s All In 2 set for August 31 at the Sears Center

Dave Meltzer is reporting that All Elite Wrestling’s All In 2 pay-per-view will be held on August 31 at the Sears Center in Hoffman Estates, Illinois. All In is the highly-successful indie show that broke some records of its own, including becoming the first independent show in the United States to sell-out a 10,000+ arena […]

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