rugby

alcohol

Get You Someone Who Looks at You Like This Rugby Fan Looks at His Beer

🎶“I wanna know what love is…”🎶
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
11.5.18
Bad Manners

Rugby Fan Shits On Table in Front of Entire Pub After Wales Beats Scotland

The culprit has since offered his "sincere apologies".
Mac Hackett
2.6.18
Noisey News

Macklemore Performed at the NRL Grand Final and the World Didn’t Collapse

The US rapper performed "Same Love" after a week of controversy due to his support for marriage equality.
Noisey Staff
10.2.17
On a Wing and a Prayer

Welcome to Japan, Club Rugby's Most Intriguing Outpost

Japan's club rugby scene is a world away from what you'll find in Europe or Oceania, both in terms of culture and structure. We spoke to Craig Wing and Uche Oduoza about their experiences playing in the country.
Mike Henson
5.18.17
breaking the sporting boycott

The Sports Teams Who Defied The Apartheid Boycott of South Africa

While apartheid South Africa came under blanket boycott from many international sporting bodies, there were teams who defied the ban. Those included England cricket and rugby sides, which led to bitter acrimony at home.
Will Magee
2.9.17
sporting history

Tracing ​American Football's Rugby Roots

If there is one thing that American football and rugby fans both hate, it's when comparisons are drawn between the two sports. Nevertheless, these games are cut from the same cloth and still hold many similarities in the 21st century.
Ben Halls
2.3.17
the spark

The Cult: Shane Williams

In honour of the Six Nations, we’ve inducted an iconic rugby player from each country into The Cult. Next we have Shane Williams, a winger who sparked Welsh rugby to life.
Will Magee
1.31.17
the oblivious hero

The Cult: Tony Stanger

In honour of the Six Nations, we’ve inducted an iconic rugby player from each country into The Cult. Here, we look to Tony Stanger, the oblivious hero of Scottish rugby.
Will Magee
1.31.17
the dying gaul

The Cult: Sergio Parisse

In honour of the Six Nations, we’ve inducted an iconic rugby player from each country into The Cult. Here, we lament the perpetual fallen hero that is Sergio Parisse.
Will Magee
1.31.17
rugby

Rugby Player Banned for Three Years for Vicious, "Deliberate" Hit on Referee

Bruno Andres Doglioli tackled referee Maria Beatrice Benvenuti from behind, snapping her head back.
Mike Vorkunov
12.16.16
NEW ZEALAND

One of New Zealand's Most Famed Sports Stadiums Is Doomed

Five years after the terrible Christchurch Earthquake, the future of the city's greatest stadium looks to have been decided.
Ben Stanley
12.14.16
the polymath

The Cult: Sonny Bill Williams

There was a time when Sonny Bill Williams contributed to rugby's booze-soaked image. Not anymore. The multi-talented Kiwi converted to Islam in 2008, becoming the sport's only high-profile Muslim.
Joe Hall
11.29.16
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