With so many players now graduating from the u20 programs to senior international level, it’s a surefire way to catch a glimpse of the stars of the future.
Transfer time is always a bit crazy in a World Cup year, but this one looks to be something extraordinary, with some French clubs taking an early lead.
Time to dust off the Christmas cobwebs and get back at it. Here is a collection of some pretty good articles from elsewhere over the past few weeks.
Nine matches and even more hours later it’s time finally unveil this past week’s honour roll.
A review of five other test matches from this past weekend, including matches in Italy, Scotland, England, France, and Georgia.
Revenge will have to be served cool and damp as Scotland look to get one back on the great upsetters – the Ikale Tahi of Tonga – in drizzly Kilmarnock.
It wasn’t easy, with more strong team performances than individual ones, but a team has been scraped together with 12 different countries represented!
The All Blacks have ruffled a few feathers by bringing a second string side to battle at Murrayfield despite Scotland’s impressive win over Argentina.
After a grueling few days of playing catch-up, it’s finally time to hammer down this week’s offering, with selections coming from eight different nations.
Scotland gave new coach Vern Cotter the best possible Murrayfield welcome as they caught a sorry Argentina off guard in a convincing win on Saturday.