Tag: Dylan Hartley

Global Rugby Recap: Wayne Smith, Liam Williams, Aviva, USA Rugby, Pro12

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NEW YORK, NY – The was no rest for the wicked nor weary this weekend. Regardless of Christmas sledding up on us in just hours, there was still plenty of rugby to report. It begins with Player Transactions, USA Rugby & World Rugby updates. Then we rugby news that doesn’t fit in a conventional category. […]

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All Blacks Win at Twickenham Rain, Brit and Kiwi Opine

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LONDON, ENGLAND/AUCKLAND, NZ – While it wasn’t the deluge of points some pundits predicted, it was a deluge of a different kind in at Twickenham, where the All Blacks ground out a solid win over an understrength England side. England, buoyed on by a crowd of over 82,000, defied predictions to score early but it […]

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England vs. All Blacks Preview

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LONDON, ENGLAND/AUCKLAND, NZ – With all due respect to our American hosts, the All Black’s northern hemisphere of 2014 faces it’s real test this weekend at Twickenham against England. Due the magnitude of this match, Rugby Wrap Up will again curl up both fists and hit you with double coverage from both nations: European expert Nicholas Hall will […]

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Northampton vs Leicester Match Preview and Predictions

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FRANKLIN GARDENS – In a playoff matchup of established Aviva Premiership stalwarts, nothing is certain. Last year’s finalists meet once more at Franklin Gardens for the right to travel to Twickenham for the final in two weeks’ time, and they have seldom been more evenly matched. Rugby Wrap Up has you covered with in-depth match previews […]

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Ref Zone: Heineken Cup Naughty Boys & Tip Tackles

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LONDON, ENGLAND – The Heineken Cup is in Week 2 and in terms of players misbehaving, it’s like last season’s Final was just yesterday. Heineken Cup Naughty Boys are acting up, to the point you’d think these matches were being playing by  candy-fueled children gone mad! This week we see four citings coming into play […]

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Northampton Saints CEO Allan Robson re Dylan Hartley, Relegation, Red Cards & RFU Issues

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PHILADELPHIA, PA – Our globe-trotting rugby savant, Johnathan Wicklow Barberie (holding red card), was able to catch up with the charming and refreshingly frank, Allan Robson, CEO of Aviva Premiership finalists, the Northampton Saints. In a fast-moving exchange, the two talk about the controversial red card Saints captain Dylan Hartley received in the final for […]

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