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Aviva Premiership Recap: Round 2

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LONDON, ENGLAND – The second weekend of the Aviva Premiership season brought tries aplenty, and renewed the conversation about England’s fly half options thanks to a spectacular display from Danny Cipriani. Every week throughout the season, RugbyWrapUp will be reviewing the action, bringing you all the talking points in our after-action report. Salary Cap Increase […]

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The Medical Joker – Rugby’s Rare Breed

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CASTRES, FRANCE – Even in rugby, a game known for its strange and often highly specialised specimens, medical jokers are a rare and unusual breed. They are super-powered chameleons, ready, willing and able to leap on to the nearest plane heading in roughly the right direction at almost no notice to take up a short-term […]

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Weekend Rugby Recap: Aviva Premiership, Pro12, Currie, ITM, NRC, Player Moves, USA Rugby News, TRC, Top14

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NEW YORK, NY – Another superb weekend of rugby  is fresh in the binder, fixtures dotting the globe. All of Europe’s top three leagues, the three SANZAR domestic leagues and The Rugby Championship, were all in action. Plus, there is USA Rugby News and Player Transactions and to cover, so here’s  L the Weekend Rugby Recap: […]

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Top 14 Recap: The Mighty Fall At Toulouse And Toulon

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CASTRES, FRANCE – Last season, away wins in the Top 14 were rarer than rocking horse droppings. Hardly any side, it seemed, could buy a win on the road. At any price. There has been little so far to suggest this season will be any different. After three away wins on the opening weekend, the […]

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The Rugby Championship Round 4 Review

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AUCKLAND, NZ – The Rugby Championship round 4 saw two very contrasting games, a couple of unfortunate injuries and, thankfully, no qualms over officiating. I told you in the preview that the All Blacks/Springboks was most likely going to be a tough, old-fashioned encounter and that’s exactly what we saw in Wellington. Meanwhile over on […]

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Breathalyzers in Rugby? Should Drinkers Beware?

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RWU HQ – No, we’re not talking about the Breathalyzers used by police officers to see whether a person has been driving under after being “over-served.”No… These Breathalyzers can test whether or not an athlete has a concussion! According to BBC News, there is a new proposal for a breath test to be used on […]

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