Why Did The English Sides Fail In Europe?

Only SaracensĀ out of all the Aviva Premiership sides have qualified for the Quarter Finals of the European Rugby Champions Cup. That was as the 8th and final seed. There have been a lot of reasons put out there and I want to bust the myths and give you what I think is the core reason... Continue Reading →

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European Rugby Champions Cup 2017-2018 Round 6 Predictions

Ah the weekend when European rugby fans thank their maths teachers. The permutations for qualification are always a topic when we come to the last round of group games in Europe. With a couple of teams putting out second string sides last weekend getting condemnation hopefully we'll have only real contests this time around. Here... Continue Reading →

European Rugby Champions Cup 2017-2018 Round 5 Predictions

The big European club rugby competition makes a brief appearance before we all focus on the 6 Nations. We are into the last 2 rounds of the group stages so it's all about qualification or resting players if you are already out. That resting side of things really could throw up some strange score lines... Continue Reading →

RugbyChat EP19 – Worst Super Rugby Jerseys Ever?

This week on the #RugbyChat podcast I talk about snow, Scottish invasions, jerseys and the All Blacks. Below is the podcast and video of my chat on YouTube but first here are the 5 Questions that we discussed: Q1 The SRU are reportedly looking to take over Worcester Warriors, should Unions be allowed to buy... Continue Reading →

European Rugby Champions Cup 2017-2018 Round 3 Predictions

The big daddy is back with the double headers in the European Rugby Champions Cup. This is really make or break time for a lot of teams who will have just got their international players back. Who integrates best could decide who is in poll position to qualify for the knockout rounds. Here are my... Continue Reading →

#RugbyChat EP18 – Do Players Expect Too Much?

This week on #RugbyChat I talk about International Rugby, Aviva Premiership player welfare, the Australian conference in Super Rugby and European Rugby Champions Cup. Below is the video of my chat on YouTube but first here are the 5 Questions that we discussed: Q1 With wages going up quicker that the salary cap in the... Continue Reading →

European Rugby Champions Cup 2017-2018 Round 2 Predictions

Some teams will be trying to get early dominance in their pools whilst others are already struggling to see how they can make the quarter finals. It is early days but there are only 6 rounds in the qualification stage so every match counts. Here are my European Rugby Champions Cup 2017-2018 round 2 predictions:... Continue Reading →

European Rugby Champions Cup 2017-2018 Round 1 Predictions

The Heineken...oh wait no it's the European Rugby Champions Cup that's back! Either way it's still the big daddy of club competitions and we can only hope that it lives up to previous years. There are some big names that are still finding their feet in the new season so it makes for some intriguing... Continue Reading →

European Rugby Champions Cup 2017-2018 Preview

The big daddy of club competitions is back for another season. This is the competition that every European rugby fan looks forward to and has so many great stories from down the years. Who will be making the stories that we'll talking about? Here is my European Rugby Champions Cup 2017-2018 Preview: https://youtu.be/wgQF-hjak0w The pools... Continue Reading →

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