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Japan's rugby coach has discovered a new training exercise for his players: John Kirwan has started sending his players to brutal sparring sessions with giants of the sumo world in a bid to toughen up his side.
Last weekend two rugby games in the French Pro D2 league got completely out of hand and resulted in all sorts of awesome things like people getting punched and fans getting maced.
The quokka is an Australian marsupial, similar to a kangaroo but closer in size to a house cat.
My penis got really excited when he heard that there was video of southern college girls in prom dresses tackling each other.
The Russian Rugby team's shoes disappeared before their Six Nations B Cup match with Romania, forcing them to practice in their socks:The Russia players put their boots in the (Bucharest) hotel lobby but they disappeared during a power shortage.
A lot's been going on at the Rugby World Cup, as Southern Hemisphere powerhouses Australia and New Zealand were upset by Old World underdogs England and France.
A quick review: Baseball fights: everyone runs onto the field and stands around.
Rugby is so thrilling for English sports fans, this is what they watch for the pre-game:A maturing English cheddar cheese that has attracted a devoted worldwide following on the Internet showed its patriotic colours on Friday ahead of England's World Cup quarter-final against Australia.
Australian sports reporter Ben Davis got attacked by drunk fans after a Brisbane-Melbourne rugby match two days ago, and God bless Australia.
France is hosting the Rugby World Cup, and for whatever reason a Parisian ad agency has been hired to lure Brits across the English Channel to come visit Gay Paree.
I often get headaches for 15 weeks at a time, at which point I usually check my head for teeth embedded in my skull:Ben Czislowski had a clash of heads with Tweed Heads forward Matt Austin during a Queensland Cup [rugby] game on April 1.
If you enjoy slow-motion replays of terror-inducing war dances, this is the video for you:According to the handsome Don over at With Malice, the Wallabies win over the All Blacks is a big deal.
A couple of nice finds from Dave's Football Blog, which has uncovered the disturbing trend of sports being played on vertical fields (soccer above, rugby after the jump).
As my cherished colleague Orson Swindle pointed out, France's rugby team got brutalized by the New Zealand All Blacks in a pair of rugby test matches recently, by the scores of 42-11 and 62-11.
Last season, University of Michigan football coach Lloyd Carr used clips of Cinderella Man to inspire the Wolverines (it's unclear if the clips were used before UM's loss to Ohio State).
Russell Crowe, part owner of the Rugby League South Sydney Rabbitohs, cut the club's cheerleading squad because "because skimpily clad cheerleaders detract from the game and make spectators uncomfortable.