Tag: Nigel Owens

Six Nations Round 5 Recap: Irish Kings… and Queens!

5 Comments

DUBLIN, IRELAND: Days like Saturday are how legends are made. Going into the day, hopes were high for a display of attacking rugby which rarely pokes through the Six Nations’ traditionally conservative hide. For years, critics have lamented the lack of try-scoring bonus points, the tournament’s winter placement, and other factors which contribute to the attritional tendencies of […]

Share Button

Continue Reading »

Ref Review: Lack-luster Referees In The Rugby Championship

22 Comments

WELLINGTON, NZ – As you all know by now, last weekend saw Los Pumas take on the all-mighty All Blacks, and the Springboks take on the Wallabies in The Rugby Championship.  To be sure, both were very exciting games, despite the predicted scores and actual outcomes. As for the refereeing,  Roman Poite took charge of […]

Share Button

Continue Reading »

Ref Review: A Look Back On 2012 Six Nations

5 Comments

Cody Kuxmann is a Referee at the London Society Of Rugby Football Union Referees, while studying International Relations at Richmond, The American International University in London. He lives in Richmond Upon Thames but hails from Green Bay, Wisconsin. PARIS, FRANCE – Once again, the Six Nations has come to an end.  Another Grand Slam for powerful Wales.  In this last […]

Share Button

Continue Reading »

Back to Top