Six Nations

Nike’s England Rugby Ad Celebrating Grand Slam…They Didn’t Win [VIDEO]

  Embarrassing? I think so. From an Irish Times report on the circulation of the ad: The RFU expressed its complete dismay that the ad had surfaced and insisted that no disrespect to the Irish rugby team had been intended. In a statement, the Union said advance filming had been necessary for commercial reasons but … Read more

Wales Calls North and Jones for Six Nations Finale

Due to injuries, Wales will bring wing George North and prop Adam Jones onto the roster for their Six Nations finale match against France. Wales has had a surprisingly good tournament but require a 20-point victory against a talented French side, coupled with a lopsided defeat for the English against Ireland, to claim the title.

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