Category: Sports

  • Five Potential Wallabies Bolters Who Fit Joe Schmidt’s Criteria

    Five Potential Wallabies Bolters Who Fit Joe Schmidt’s Criteria

    As the Rugby World Cup cycle begins anew, it’s an opportune time for fresh talent to integrate into the Wallabies setup, fostering continuity and cohesion ahead of the 2027 home World Cup. However, “new” does not necessarily mean young or inexperienced; it means players who have yet to don the Wallaby gold but have substantial…

  • Fijian Drua Promote Assistant Glen Jackson to Head Coach

    Fijian Drua Promote Assistant Glen Jackson to Head Coach

    The Fijian Drua have named their next head coach, elevating current assistant Glen Jackson to the top position, the team announced on Monday. This move comes as the Drua prepare to bid farewell to current head coach Mick Byrne, who will assume the head coaching role with the Flying Fijians at the end of the…

  • ‘Defence Wins Championships’: Blues on the Brink of Historic Feat

    ‘Defence Wins Championships’: Blues on the Brink of Historic Feat

    The Blues have ascended to the pinnacle of the Super Rugby Pacific standings with an impressive winning streak since their round three loss to the Hurricanes. With only one defeat in the 2024 season, the Auckland-based team has demonstrated not only their attacking prowess but also a remarkably robust defence, on track to become one…

  • Richie Mo’unga Stars as Toshiba Make League One Final Amid Talk of All Blacks Homecoming

    Richie Mo’unga Stars as Toshiba Make League One Final Amid Talk of All Blacks Homecoming

    In a thrilling semi-final clash of Japan Rugby League One, Richie Mo’unga led Toshiba Brave Lupus to a 28-20 victory over Tokyo Sungoliath, securing their place in the final for the first time in a decade. The match, held in Tokyo, saw Brave Lupus overturn a 10-7 halftime deficit, showcasing Mo’unga’s exceptional playmaking skills and…

  • Super Rugby Pacific Enters Zombie State Ahead of Playoffs

    Super Rugby Pacific Enters Zombie State Ahead of Playoffs

    As the Super Rugby Pacific season winds down, the competition has entered what can only be described as a zombie state. With the final four teams already determined—Blues, Hurricanes, Brumbies, and Chiefs—the remaining weeks feel like a formality before the playoffs commence. The Queensland Reds’ recent loss to the Fijian Drua has solidified the top…

  • All Black Emoni Narawa Re-signs with Chiefs Until 2026

    All Black Emoni Narawa Re-signs with Chiefs Until 2026

    Breakout 2023 star Emoni Narawa has re-signed with New Zealand Rugby and the Chiefs, committing to the Waikato club through to 2026. The 24-year-old winger, who dazzled in his first year as a starter, has extended his stay following a stellar season that earned him an All Blacks call-up. Narawa made a sensational debut for…

  • Owen Farrell Sprays England Teammate, and Referee Luke Pearce Agrees

    Owen Farrell Sprays England Teammate, and Referee Luke Pearce Agrees

    In a heated moment during Saracens’ match against Sale Sharks, England star Owen Farrell was seen giving his international teammate Bevan Rodd a stern reprimand, with referee Luke Pearce backing his stance. The incident unfolded when Rodd, after colliding with a teammate, fell dramatically, drawing the ire of Farrell from the backline. Farrell, never one…

  • China Wrap Up Overall Women’s Challenger Title in Krakow

    China Wrap Up Overall Women’s Challenger Title in Krakow

    China has clinched the overall Women’s World Rugby HSBC Sevens Challenger 2024 title, securing their triumph with a third consecutive tournament victory in Krakow. The Chinese team, having previously dominated the first two legs of the series in Dubai and Montevideo, showcased their unrelenting prowess at the Henryk Reyman’s Municipal Stadium. On the final day…

  • Xander Schauffele Wins First Major Title and Sets New Record at US PGA Championship

    Xander Schauffele Wins First Major Title and Sets New Record at US PGA Championship

    Xander Schauffele clinched his first major victory in dramatic fashion, sinking a crucial six-foot birdie putt on the final hole to seal the US PGA Championship with a record-breaking score on Sunday, May 19, 2024. The American golfer fended off strong competition from Bryson DeChambeau and Viktor Hovland to emerge victorious at Valhalla, Kentucky, finishing…

  • Former Cardinals Running Back David Johnson Retires

    Former Cardinals Running Back David Johnson Retires

    Running back David Johnson has announced his retirement from the NFL. Johnson, 32, last played in 2022 and did not receive interest as a free agent last offseason or this offseason. He announced his retirement on Sunday, May 19, 2024 expressing gratitude for his career and looking forward to the future. “I am blessed and…