Team Talk

Keeping in Line - Assertive or Aggressive behaviour?

If there's one thing A-Level Sports Studies has taught me, it's that there is nothing wrong with a bit of assertiveness on the field of play.
18 April 2012

Mark Anscombe Interview

Mark Anscombe Interview
28 March 2012

Social Media and Rugby

Whether the decision made by the referee is wrong, the players still show huge respect by letting the game continue without fuss
19 January 2012

Richie Pugh - Scarlets and Sevens Talk 2

Hello TRU readers and happy new year. It's back to normality down at Parc Y Scarlets (PYS) after short turnarounds between derby games and losing track of days from the Christmas period.
14 January 2012

New Kid on the block

Hello there Rugby Lovers! I have been asked to write a fortnightly blog to give you guys an insight into the life of a professional rugby player.
16 December 2011

Tomkins Baa Baa's appearance a dip into the water or a sign of what's to come?

It was announced on Monday that rugby league's Sam Tomkins will play for the Barbarians against Australia at Twickenham on Saturday.
24 November 2011

Why do we play rugby?

There's something about rugby that we all love. Winning or losing, it's the love for the game that keeps us all playing no matter what the level.
21 November 2011

Why I will always avoid football

Friday the 18th November 2011 will be one of those days that stay with me forever. The start of another Heineken Cup weekend and I was off to watch the Scarlets take on Northampton Saints.
21 November 2011

Danny Barnes Interview

Danny Barnes Interview
20 November 2011

The Month of Movember

During the recent world cup, there was lots of discussion in the early stages about the size and shape of the balls and if that affected performances.
1 November 2011

Is Rugby becoming like American Football

"Is rugby becoming like American football?" This is the question I was asked stood at PennyhillParkon Wednesday afternoon whilst in the privileged position of watching the Tampa Bay Buccaneers train for this weekend's Wembley fixture against the Chicago Bears.
23 October 2011

Sean Dougall - Leading the Titans

My name is Sean Dougall, I am 21 and currently in my second season with Championship side Rotherham Titans - where I play openside flanker.
7 October 2011

Alex Ferentinos - Nutrition and Fitness Consultant - Questions and Answers

Alex Ferentinos - Nutrition and Fitness Consultant - Questions and Answers
24 September 2011

Jared Barry Interview

13 September 2011

Paul Marshall's Blog - Pre Season Preparations 2

From the depths of despair at the bottom of the sand dunes to the heights of an impressive 'friendly' win against a very strong Harlequins team, August has been a fun, intense and intriguing month leading into the newly formed Rabo Direct Pro12 league.
12 September 2011

Byrnes Fits Bill as Russian Rebel

A year ago Adam Byrnes was just like any other professional rugby player in Australia enjoying the sunny lifestyle of his home country, training hard and looking forward to his first Super Rugby season with the newly-formed Melbourne Rebels.
12 September 2011

dumpTackle Products

When I was launching the Fantasy Rugby World Cup League and the Aviva Premiership Fantasy League I was looking for prizes to give away to the winners of the competitions so I had a look around a few rugby websites to see what was best.
12 September 2011

Jason Robinson Interview

2 September 2011