All posts tagged "Danny Cipriani"

  • ACT Brumbies
    Ahh, let’s try that again. Rebels v Brumbies Preview.

    When you sit down to try to come up with a list of positives for the Rebels to take forward to this week’s game, following the loss to the Waratahs on Friday night there’s really only one standout. They aint playing the Tahs again! So early in the season it is difficult...

  • Melbourne Rebels
    Welcome to first grade son. Tahs v Rebels Match Review.

    The Melbourne Rabble, sorry Rebels, have started their season in the worst way possible – a 43-0...

  • Melbourne Rebels
    Match Preview: Rebels v Waratahs. Finally!

    Super Rugby makes its much anticipated leap into the self-proclaimed ‘sporting capital of Australia’ this Friday night...

  • Melbourne Rebels
    With a Rebel yell they cried- “more, more, more”

    So sang Billy Idol (well…kinda) and so sang the ARU as they announced that the Melbourne Rebels would be the newest addition to the Australian Rugby professional landscape. MORE teams means MORE games and MORE money. More, more, more indeed. While money in the coffers is the driving force behind the ARU’s...

  • Rugby
    Stirling, Japan is your best bet

    You don’t like saying it of a champion but Father Time has finally caught up with Stirling Mortlock. Like George Gregan, who stayed too long at this level, he just ain’t the player he used to be. He’s lost some pace, is starting to fall off tackles and doesn’t have that dynamism...

  • Rugby
    Melbourne Rebels thou doth protest too much

    In the Seventies it used to be the ‘Whingeing Pom’ who copped a hammering for supposed incessant...

  • Rugby
    Western Force caned but miracles do happen

    You don’t have to be Einstein to work out that two into one won’t go. However, one into two is an entirely different matter. In a miracle of modern science as ground breaking as the Theory of Relativity James Rabbit O’Connor created a new position in the game of rugby at the...

  • England
    England expects: one word – Jonny Wilkinson

    Update: Martin Johnson has named a 32 man squad for the upcoming November tests starting with the Wallabies on 7th. The squad includes replacements for at least 12 test players unavailable due to injury including four top line front rowers. There are three new uncapped forwards selected in the squad, namely young tyro lock Courtney Lawes...