Tag: Colin Slade

Southern Hemisphere Class of 2015 Review

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NEW YORK, NY – With another season of great Super Rugby action around the corner, we review the progress of our  Southern Hemisphere class of 2015 – just as we did for 2015 classes of USA, Canada  and Europe. Without further adieu, let’s begin the review: A big difference to our southern hemisphere rugby coverage from 2014 to 2015 was the […]

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Top 14 Team-by-Team Guide: Hopes, Fears, and the Rugby World Cup

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PARIS, FRANCE –  The new season of French rugby’s Top 14 kicked off on August 22 – with September’s Rugby World Cup adding more potency to the usual heady mix of hope and fear that greets the start of the longest, richest and most competitive club rugby tournament in the world. The Rugby World Cup […]

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Show Me the Rugby Money: All Blacks Jersey Losing Value?

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CASTRES, FRANCE – Once upon a time, European rugby was regarded as a well-earned big-money pension plan for All Blacks whose international careers were all-but behind them. No more. Now younger players want a slice of the northern hemisphere’s big-money action, too and they appear to be saying that if it means giving up on […]

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2015 Southern Hemisphere Players To Watch

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NEW YORK, NY – With Super Rugby ready to kick off another season, it is clearly time for us to release our list of 2015 Southern Hemisphere Players to watch – just as we did for 2015 classes of USA, Canada  and Europe. A big difference to our southern hemisphere rugby coverage from last year to this year is […]

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Super Rugby Round 15 Preview: Everyone’s having fun except the Reds

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AUCKLAND, NZ: Welcome back in to the column that’ll give you everything you need to know about this weekend’s Super Rugby action. Last week we saw a hand of upsets dealt out, so more than a few teams will be on their guard a little more this week. Before we crack into the match previews, […]

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Super Rugby Round 14 Review: Shark attack

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AUCKLAND, NZ: One paragraph is all it took to set off a fair bit of reaction among a lot of fans out there in my last column, it seems not everyone (even fellow Kiwis) agree with my sentiments regarding the upcoming All Blacks/US Eagles match at Soldier Field on November 1. I’ve addressed most of […]

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