21 Rugby World Cup facts

Did you Know? 1. In terms of making semi-finals and finals, Australia is the most successful team ever, (Winners ’91/’99, Runner-Up ’03, S/F ’87) while NZ and France are the only 2 sides to have made at least the semi-finals in 5 of the 6 tournaments. Thus far, (NZ W ’87, R-up ’95, S/F ’91/’99/’03, … [Read the full story]

Tigers will roar their way to the finals

Back in the top eight following Saturday night’s big win over North Queensland, Galloway said it is vital the team finds some consistency in the run home to the finals. So far in 2011, the best they have managed is just twice getting on two-game winning streaks, and another slip-up against Sydney Roosters on Saturday … [Read the full story]

The Force are to be reckoned with this year

Western Force are setting their goals high for season 2011, believing last year’s injury ravaged campaign has actually boosted their chances of earning a maiden Super Rugby finals berth. The Force finished a dismal 13th last season but their crippling injury toll allowed the club to unearth a host of future stars, headlined by current … [Read the full story]