Habana to the rescue for embattled ‘Boks coach Coetzee

Published : 10:42 am  November 18, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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South Africa coach Allister Coetzee has embraced the return of wizard wing Bryan Habana as the wounded Springboks look to rebound from defeats to New Zealand and England by beating Italy on Saturday.

Fiji fume at world awards snub

Published : 10:54 am  November 16, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Fuming Fiji Tuesday said they were gutted that none of their nominees won at the World Rugby awards this week and planned to make their feelings known to the sport’s governing body.

Australia edge Scotland 23-22 at Murrayfield

Published : 11:31 am  November 13, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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For the second time in 13 months, a late kick by Australia fly-half Bernard Foley denied Scotland a famous victory against the Wallabies at Murrayfield on Saturday.

England end South Africa 10-year hoodoo with a 37-21 win

Published : 11:20 am  November 13, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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England ended their 10-year wait for a victory over South Africa with a 37-21 win at a rainswept Twickenham on Saturday.

Soldiers edge out CH for first victory

Published : 7:15 am  November 13, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Army Sports Club stood tall when they battled for their first victory of the season against CH & FC in the Dialog Rugby League, at Race Course Stadium on Saturday.

Havelocks beat Police, Air Force stun Kandy

Published : 12:21 am  November 13, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Havelock SC beat Police SC 37 points to 12 in the Dialog Rugby League encounter played at Police Park on Saturday.

Jones wants rugby ‘Rumble in the Jungle’ against Boks

Published : 9:28 am  November 11, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Eddie Jones has urged England to follow the example of Muhammad Ali’s celebrated ‘Rumble in the Jungle’ bout against George Foreman when they face South Africa at Twickenham on Saturday.

All Blacks’ Irish revenge on hold for Italy test

Published : 9:15 am  November 11, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Thoughts of avenging a first defeat to Ireland in over a century will take a back seat, for 80 minutes at least, when the All Blacks face new-look Italy on Saturday.

CR pips Army in Race Course humdinger

Published : 12:34 am  November 7, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Army SC squandered a golden opportunity of beating CR & FC, failing to read the game at crucial junctures and thereby allowing the Red Shirts to record an opportunistic 25 points (2 goals, 1 try and 2 penalties) to 24 (3 goals and 1 penalty) win last evening.

Foley leads Australian Wallabies to Wales rout in Cardiff

Published : 10:53 am  November 6, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Bernard Foley said he and his Australian teammates were set on ignoring any criticism, instead focusing on ever-improving performances after demolishing Wales in their tour opener.

Ireland stun New Zealand to claim first win over All Blacks

Published : 10:38 am  November 6, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Ireland ended a century-long losing streak to claim a historic first-ever win over New Zealand here Saturday, sending the All Blacks spinning to a 40-29 defeat with a scintillating display.

Fearless Irish ready for All Blacks

Published : 10:44 am  November 5, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Ireland captain Rory Best says his team will not fear New Zealand as they chase an elusive first ever victory over the world champions in Chicago Saturday.

Sailors sweep aside Policemen to win league opener

Published : 8:59 pm  November 4, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Navy SC emerged victorious in the opening fixture of the Dialog Rugby League 2016/17 as they comprehensively beat Police SC 29-08 at Police Park Grounds on Friday.

Police SC vs Navy SC

Published : 4:14 pm  November 4, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Live updates from the Police SC vs Navy SC rugby encounter

Police host Navy in Dialog Rugby League curtain raiser

Published : 11:33 pm  November 3, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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The club rugby season kick-off with the Dialog Rugby League 2016/17 which sees Police SC host Navy SC in the opening game at Police Park grounds at 4 pm on Friday.

Ready to hit next level – SLR Chief Asanga Seneviratne

Published : 12:15 am  November 3, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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A re-branded identity, a unified vision for schools rugby and a rapidly developing Women’s game are reasons for optimism for the foreseeable future, Sri Lanka Rugby (SLR) President Asanga Seneviratne said at its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Tuesday.

Cheika tells Wallabies to dream big in Europe

Published : 10:56 am  November 1, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Australia coach Michael Cheika has urged his side to aim high during their tour of Europe as they look to finish a tough 2016 with a flourish.

SLRFU and clubs in scrum down ahead of season

Published : 12:04 am  October 26, 2016 |  One comment  |  Print This Post  |  
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The Sri Lanka Rugby Football Union (SLRFU) and the country’s ‘A’ Division clubs are set for a scrum down this week, as the Union seeks to cull the number of matches to the second round of the Dialog Rugby League tournament, in the national team’s best interest.

All Blacks crush Australia for record 18th straight win

Published : 10:37 am  October 23, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Julian Savea’s stunning late try double ended Australian resistance as the All Blacks claimed a world-record 18th consecutive victory with a crushing 37-10 win in Auckland on Saturday.

‘Focused’ All Blacks won’t be distracted in record bid

Published : 1:02 pm  October 20, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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New Zealand have warned Australia they won’t let any provocation stand in the way of Saturday’s date with destiny when they hope to break the 47-year-old record for consecutive Test wins.

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