New Zealand Rugby Try of the Year nominees | The Breakdown
New Zealand Rugby Try of the Year nominees | The Breakdown
The New Zealand Rugby awards are just a few weeks away and so the ten nominees for try of the year have been announced.
Why Perenara kicked with two minutes left and why England gave up | The Breakdown
Taylah Johnson analyses how the 30 penalties awarded throughout the weekend's Twickenham match dictated the actions of the final minutes and ultimately led to England settling for the draw.
England missed an opportunity by accepting the draw | The Breakdown
Isaac Boss says England's decision to end the game when they could have chanced their arm at a win meant they missed an opportunity to test themselves ahead of next year's World Cup.
Josh van der Flier robbed his teammate of mens Player of the Year | Aotearoa Rugby Pod
James Parsons explains why he believes World Rugby Men's Player of the Year Josh van der Flier's teammate would have been the more deserving recipient of the award.
Eddie Jones speaks on the Springboks as England prepare for Autumn Nations Series clash
England head coach, Eddie Jones, speaks ahead of Saturday's clash with South Africa at Twickenham. Jones labelled the world champions a 'tough side in all compartments' and said his side to keep their concentration at all times and make the most of t
The case for Ardie Savea as the best in the world | Aotearoa Rugby Pod
The Aotearoa Rugby Pod panel discuss Ardie Savea's dominance throughout a shaky All Blacks season and how his monumental influence deserves more recognition at the World Rugby awards.
Wayne Pivac questioned about his future with Wales after a historic loss to Georgia
After a string of losses including a historic loss to Georgia last season Wayne Pivac looks ahead to his final autumn test against Australia.
Does Dalton Papali'i deserve the start over Sam Cane | Aotearoa Rugby Pod
Bryn Hall gives his verdict on Dalton Papali'i vs Sam Cane and discusses the implications of starting one head of the other ahead of a World Cup.
Eddie Jones on England's poor record this year
Eddie Jones took full responsibility for England's record in 2022 after the team's second-biggest loss to South Africa at Twickenham.
New Zealand Rugby Try of the Year nominees | The Breakdown
The New Zealand Rugby awards are just a few weeks away and so the ten nominees for try of the year have been announced.
Why The Springboks could go back to back at the World Cup | Aotearoa Rugby Pod
James Parsons analyses the Springboks gameplan against Italy and explains why it has convinced him the South Africans are a dark horse at next year's World Cup.
Kolisi on the Springboks' game plan
Springbok captain Siya Kolisi praises his coaching staff for how they have gone about structuring the team's game plan and how it has allowed the players to buy in and play with clarity.
When Brodie Retallick was appointed the All Blacks' greatest lock by Sir Collin Meads | The Breakdown
Fauono Ken Laban celebrates Brodie Retallick's 100th test cap by recalling an interview with Sir Collin Meads, who expressed the highest of praise for a young Retallick.
Eddie Jones Summarises the loss to South Africa
England coach Eddie Jones gives an overview of where England went wrong in their disappointing loss to their 2019 Rugby World Cup foes the Springboks.
Eddie Jones tries to explain what happened after Springboks run up big score against England rugby
Rugby press conference as Eddie Jones and Owen Farrell face the media after England's big loss to the Springboks in the Autumn Nations Series.
Siya Kolisi and Jacques Nienaber react to their big win over England rugby
Rugby press conference as Jacques Nienaber and Siya Kolisi face the media after England's big loss to the Springboks in the Autumn Nations Series.
Kolisi: "Opportunity over anything"
Springbok captain Siya Kolisi describes his team's game plan as "opportunity over anything" and shares why he's so proud of his side after their win against England.
Highlights | Millfield bring the powerful rugby | Millfield vs Whitgift | The Schools Championship
Rugby highlights as Millfield School take on Whitgift in The Schools Championship. Millfield continue their preparations for The World Schools Festival in December as Whitgift look to pick up their 6th win of the season.
Nienaber on earning respect with the Twickenham win
Springboks coach Jacques Nienaber explains why he doesn't put any energy into the idea of earning respect and instead focuses on his team and what they can control.
Le French Rugby Podcast - Episode 19
Benjamin Kayser and Johnnie Beattie are back to go through France's big win at Murrayfield with a fine tooth comb. We discuss how the French are now set up to win away, how Gregor Townsend ignored all of Johnnie's tactical advice and how he bumped in
Eben Etzebeth | Rugby Roots
Jim Hamilton travels to the South of France to visit the home of French giants Toulon and Springbok giant, Eben Etzebeth.
Dillyn Leyds | Le French Rugby Podcast | Episode 28
We chat to La Rochelle's South Africa international Dillyn Leyds ahead of the all-French Champions Cup quarter-final against Montpellier to find out about Ronan O'Gara's spikiness, how he ended up in the west of France instead of South West London an
Pita Pens & More French Wins | Le French Rugby Podcast | Episode 29
Toulouse centre Pita Ahki joins us to discuss the drama of the penalty shootout at the Aviva Stadium, whether he'd have fancied taking one, returning to Dublin to take on Leinster and much more. Plus, Benji reveals he was next in line to take a penal
The Spirit of Rugby | Episode 1 | RugbyPass
RugbyPass is proud to share unique stories from the iconic Lions Tour to South Africa in 1997 in proud Partnership with The Famous Grouse and #SpiritofRugby. Interviews with Ian McGeechan, Jeremy Guscott & more!
Six Nations preview with Exeter's Sam Skinner | RugbyPass Offload | Episode 22
Scotland and Exeter's Sam Skinner joins the lads this week to preview their Guinness Six Nations game against France this weekend. Max and Ryan also give their thoughts on the potential addition of South Africa to the Six Nations.
Dan Biggar | Rugby Roots with Jim Hamilton
Jim Hamilton is joned on rugby roots by Wales rugby captain and legend Dan Biggar. He chats through his recent decision to move from Northampton to Toulon and how the deal came about.
Ben Earl talks Saracens socials, Bristol life and England ambitions | RugbyPass Offload | Episode 18
RugbyPass OFFLOAD | Episode 10 | Irish Kiwi James Lowe joins the crew this week
Ireland & Leinster wing James Lowe joins Christina Mahon, Ryan Wilson and Simon Zebo on RugbyPass Offload.
Beauden Barrett and Aaron Smith named to start for the All Blacks against Fiji
All Blacks head coach Ian Smith and members of his matchday 23 spoke to media about some of his selections for their test match against Fiji in Dunedin this week.
We are joined by Springbok rugby royalty with very special guest Siya Kolisi | RugbyPass Offload | Episode 31
We're joined by Springbok royalty, Siya Kolisi, who discusses his incredible journey to becoming one of the most iconic players the sport has ever seen. Siya discusses his career journey both on and off the pitch including - altercations!
Bryan Habana, Jonny Hill's hair pulling and South Africa's revenge | RugbyPass Offload | Ep 41
Bryan Habana joins the crew today to discuss England's fourth loss on the bounce to a fourteen man Australia team, New Zealand's display against Ireland and Wales almost winning an incredible upset against the World Champions in their own backyard.
Reacting to the All Blacks squad and who wins the Blues vs Crusaders final? | Aotearoa Rugby Pod
This week on the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall react to the latest All Blacks squad announcement, review the Super Rugby Pacific semi-finals and make their picks for the Blues vs Crusaders final.
Francois Hougaard on Wasps beating Tigers and Bakkies Botha memories | RugbyPass Offload | Episode 16
Springbok star Francois Hougaard joins Ryan Wilson, Max Lahiff and Marc Edwards on Episode 16 of our podcast RugbyPass Offload this week. The Wasps utility players talks beating Leicester and memories from playing for the Bulls in Super Rugby.
All Blacks react to 104-14 victory over the USA Eagles in Washington D.C.
Ian Foster and Sam Whitelock speak to media after match against USA.
Johnny Sexton and Andy Farrell after winning historic series in New Zealand | Ireland post-match press conference
Ireland head coach Andy Farrell and captain Johnny Sexton react after beating the All Blacks 32-22 in Wellington to win the series 2-1 in New Zealand.
Clifton College vs Millfield | The Schools Championship | Rugby Highlights
Rugby highlights from the hotly anticipated Schools Championship began this weekend in Sedbergh. Millfield and Clifton took each other on before the first game of TSC took place between Sedbergh and Whitgift.
The Grand Slam Enforcer | Paul Willemse | Le French Rugby Podcast
Another week, another Grand Slam winner... France enforcer Paul Willemse joins us to discuss his role as the only out-and-out second row in the team, the Shaun Edwards effect, his journey from budding Springbok to French hero and much more.
Zach Mercer - Life in Montpellier & England Ambitions | RugbyPass Offload | Episode 30
We're globe-trotting this week as Ryan is dialing in from Glasgow's tour in South Africa and Zach Mercer joins us from the South of France after a massive win for Montpellier against Harlequins in the Champions Cup.
Lawrence Dallaglio Rewatches The 1997 British & Irish Lions Tour
Lawrence Dallaglio sat down with Jim Hamilton to rewatch the first test of the 1997 Lions tour to South Africa.
What the signing of Los Pumas captain Pablo Matera means for the Crusaders dominance
The Aotearoa Rugby pod discuss the surprise signing by the Canterbury Crusaders of powerhouse loose forward Pablo Matera and what it means for their already stacked depth in the position in 2022.
Facing Goliath | A story following Italy as they take on the mighty All Blacks | A Rugby Originals Documentary
RugbyPass went behind the scenes with the Italian rugby team as they prepared for a clash with the All Blacks at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome.
Rob Kearney and Alfie Barbeary - A Lion and a Wasp | RugbyPass Offload | Episode 17
Max and Ryan are joined by England's hottest prospect Alfie Barbeary and Irish legend Rob Kearney.
Ryan Wilson retells an epic Christmas story to explain why Fijian Niko Matawalu is in his Tourist XV
Ryan Wilson retells an epic Christmas story starring Fijian Niko Matawalu and a bottle of Malibu.
South Africa beat England in these key areas
Eddie Jones pinpoints an area where South Africa were the better team and shares what his process will be in finding a solution.
A documentary series produced by the Eastern Suburbs First grade team in Sydney. A team made up of everyday people, who work normal jobs and become heroes on a Saturday afternoon.
John Smit reveals who he believes should play at fly-half for Springboks | Offload
John Smit speaks to the Offload boys on Springbok selection and who should fill that fly-half position.
RugbyPass FIFA Pros Northern Series Charity Championship Final
Denis Buckley takes on Mako Vunipola in the RugbyPass FIFA Pros Northern Series Charity Championship Final.
Picking the 2022 Super Rugby Pacific champions and the Kiwi take on the Six Nations | Aotearoa Rugby Pod
In the first episode of 2022, the Aotearoa Rugby Pod panel of Ross Karl, Bryn Hall and James Parsons preview the Super Rugby Pacific season, provide an update from the Queenstown bubble and unpack the latest Six Nations action.
Jamie Noon previews the final round of the Six Nations | RugbyPass Offload | Episode 25
We're joined by former England International and current Brive coach Jamie Noon this week to preview France's Grand Slam showdown with England in Paris at the weekend. Jamie gives us his take on living and working in France and looks back at some car
Schalk Brits | Bringing Home Gold
Schalk Brits spoke to RugbyPass about his experiences bringing the William Webb Ellis trophy back to South Africa.
Alex Lozowski - Pigs Head Initiation's, Learning from Andy Goode & Playing For Chelsea FC | RugbyPass Offload | Episode 32
On this episode we're joined by England & Saracens utility back Alex Lozowski to hear about the incredible highs, lows and hilarious stories from his career so far.
Predicting the make-up of the first-ever Super Rugby Pacific playoffs | Aotearoa Rugby Pod
This week on the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, the panel of Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall discuss what the Super Rugby Pacific playoffs could look like as the competition heads into its final round of the regular season.
Dave Attwood on bust ups with Owen Farrell, Sam Burgess & new Bath era | RugbyPass Offload | Episode 35
Bristol and England's Dave Attwood joins the guys this week to reveal some loose stories from a well-traveled career. We hear about his run-in with Owen Farell, why his modern man approach didn't go down well with a certain head coach, and skiing in
Joel Kpoku | Le French Rugby Podcast | EP 30
Lyon's player of the match in the win over Wasps that saw them through to a first major final since 1933, Joel Kpoku, joins us to discuss making a big impression early on in his career in France, what went wrong for him at Saracens, international asp
Jonny Wilkinson and Gregor Townsend | All Access | Calcutta Cup memories
England World Cup winner Jonny Wilkinson joined Scotland head coach and former International Gregor Townsend on All Access to reflect on some of their most iconic appearances in the Calcutta Cup.
Battling The Poisonous Welsh Press & An Epic International Comeback | RugbyPass Offload | Episode 37
Today we're delighted to be joined by Wales and Lions legend Alex Cuthbert in an all encompassing interview where he reveals the incredible highs and painful lows he's experienced so far throughout his illustrious career.
Women's Rugby World Cup opening welcome | RWC 2021
Players were greeted to the opening press conference.
A Rugby Player's Christmas and England's Lewis Ludlam | RugbyPass Offload | Episode 15
We're also joined by England and Saints back row Lewis Ludlam to chat about life at Northampton, playing for Eddie Jones and The Rugby World Cup.
Agonising reaction as USA fail to qualify for Rugby World Cup | RugbyPass
The Rugby Network went behind the scenes with USA Rugby in Dubai as they looked to beat Portugal for a place at the 2023 Rugby World Cup
Freddie Burns & Max Lahiff - Dropped at Nandos, Loyalty & England's next head coach | RugbyPass Offload | Episode 28
With Ryan off on his travels, Freddie Burns steps into the breach once more for a cracking episode. We hear about his trip to Dubai with Ben Youngs and his family, training punch ups in his earlier days and getting dropped at Leicester over a Nandos.
The story behind one of the coolest players in Rugby history - The man who won the World Cup for South Africa
RugbyPass were lucky enough to speak to Joel Stransky, the man who won the World Cup for South African in 1995.
Stransky speaks to us about the 1995 World Cup and the affect that it had on South Africa!
FIFA Pros | Southern Hemisphere Draw
Reporter Sam Smith announces the draw for our southern hemisphere FIFA Pros tournament. 16 rugby players from teams across New Zealand, Australia and Japan will compete for southern supremacy.
What the All Blacks squad could look like halfway through Super Rugby Pacific | Aotearoa Rugby Pod
This week on the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, the panel of Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall make their picks for some positions of the upcoming All Blacks squad, dissect the latest round of action and preview the upcoming Super Round in Melbourne.
Super Rugby to get shake-up
Super Rugby as we know it is likely a thing of the past.
Payton Spencer, the son of Carlos, is making serious waves in New Zealand schools rugby
Rugby highlights from Hamilton Boys' High rugby star Payton Spencer, the son of Carlos Spencer. He has been one of the top performing young stars in New Zealand rugby, helping his school to become National 1st XV Champions.
Matt Hampson - RugbyPass exceptional stories
RugbyPass has followed the incredible story of ex-professional rugby player Matt Hampson, who was paralysed from the neck down following a scrummaging accident while training with the England U21s in March 2005. Social.
Youth Unstoppables - Mastercard
Youth Unstoppables is a unique digital content series championing 17 inspirational young female athletes from around the world.
Rassie Erasmus gives the reasons for his increased activity on social media and dispel some myths about the motivation behind his many posts on Twitter
South Africa's Director of Rugby Rassie Erasmus gives the reasons for his increased activity on social media and dispel some myths about the motivation behind his many posts on Twitter
Springbok and England fan reactions outside Twickenham Stadium | England vs South Africa
RugbyPass were at Twickenham Stadium to hear what the fans thought of England vs South Africa.
Tokyo Suntory Sungoliath vs Toshiba Brave Lupus Tokyo | Division 1 | Round 1
All Black star Damian McKenzie made an impressive debut in Japan Rugby League One in a high scoring affair between both Tokyo sides.
Watch Japan Rugby League One for free on TheRugbyNetwork.com #JapanRugby #RD1
RUGBY EXPLORER | SOUTH AFRICA - Big Jim Hamilton explores the rugby communities of Cape Town and Port Elizabeth
We travel to South Africa for the latest episode of Rugby Explorer. Jim explores the stunning cities of Cape Town and Porth Elizabeth and meets the local rugby communities in both cities.
Sedbergh rugby are the team to beat | Sedbergh vs Whitgift | The Schools Championship
The Schools Championship rugby highlights as Sedbergh school took on Whitfgift school in the first official match of the new competition, The Schools Championship.
Eddie Jones on how rugby will return to England
Eddie Jones, Steve Grainger RFU Rugby Development Director, Claudia MacDonald and Bill Sweeney, CEO of RFU. Eddie Jones is at Twickenham Stadium to launch a new form of socially distanced, government-approved non-contact
After a massive weekend, Max and Ryan are joined by Premiership Champion and drop goal hero, Freddie Burns to relive all the drama from Twickenham.
The Rugby Pod Quarantine Quiz
Andy Rowe turned quizmaster this week as he put Big Jim and Goodey’s knowledge to the test in another quarantine quiz.
The crazy reaction to the Lions Tour 2021 Squad announcement | Fan Zone Lions Edition | RugbyPass
Jim Hamilton, Andy Goode, Stephen Ferris & Tom Shanklin all gave their brilliant raw reactions to the announcement of the Lions Tour 2021 squad. There were big shocks with the likes of Sam Simmonds being included.
How Rugby players feel about the effects of concussion | RugbyPass Offload
Dylan Hartley openly speaks about how he and other rugby players feel about the recent news about concussion and it's long term effects on rugby players.
Luke Cowan-Dickie, Six Nations Review and Sinckler's Sauna | RugbyPass Offload | Episode 21
We hear from Exeter Hooker about his journey with England and the Lions, his relationship with Eddie Jones and of course that volleyball moment in Edinburgh during the Calcutta Cup.
Ulster's Slot machine, John Cooney joins the panel this week to talk us through his journey across Irish rugby.
Will Skelton on the Ronan O'Gara slap and Australia vs England | Le French Rugby Podcast | Episode 24
The guests keep getting bigger, literally, as big Will Skelton joins us to talk Ronan O’Gara v Christophe Urios, the Bordeaux trilogy, not hearing from the Wallabies despite reports he isn't being considered for the series against England and more...
Chris Ashton | Rugby Roots
Jim Hamilton is joined by friend, former teammate and serial try-scorer Chris Ashton, as the pair take a walk down memory lane and discuss Chris' often controversial career to date.
Back in the Game - RFU
Calling all rugby players, past and present!
Not played rugby for a while? Know someone who used to play who is thinking of coming back?
Then now is the time to get Back in The Game, reunite with old friends, and make brand new ones!
Kobelco Kobe Steelers vs NTTCommunications Shining Arc | Japan Rugby League One | Round 1
Former Australia rugby full back Israel Folau was in brilliant form as he made his return to rugby union in Japan Rugby's League One.
Watch League One rugby on TheRugbyNetwork.com for free!
Le French Rugby Podcast | Episode 2 | Steffon Armitage
Toulon legend and former England international Steffon Armitage joins Benjamin Kayser, Johnnie Beattie and Tim Groves to talk about his life playing with Toulon.
"Panicked" All Blacks have a lot of work to do
Mils Muliaina and Isa Nacewa comment on the uncertainty the All Blacks have shown around their game-plan and the style of play they are trying to implement.
Rugby Will be back
The Duke of Sussex, Jonny Wilkinson, Eddie Jones and Sarah Hunter say thank you to England's rugby clubs for pitching in to combat coronavirus.
Matt Dawson on the 1997 Lions
Matt Dawson on the characters who formed the memorable 1997 living with Lions documentary.
Theresa Fitzpatrick on the Black Ferns victory over England in the Rugby World Cup 2021 Final
Theresa Fitzpatrick speaks with Lucy Lomax about the Black Ferns glorious victory over England in the Rugby World Cup 2021 Final.
How do players from 4 rival countries become teammates | Spirit of Rugby | EP 4 | RugbyPass
RugbyPass is proud to share unique stories from Episode 4 of the epic Lions Tour to South Africa in 2009 & 1997 in proud Partnership with @TheFamousGrouseUK. We show special interviews with Rob Kearney, Simon Shaw, Stephen Jones & more! #SpiritofRugb
Which players are in the running to start for the All Blacks this season? | Aotearoa Rugby Pod
This week on the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, the panel of Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall breakdown the key All Blacks selection issues as Super Rugby Pacific nears its closing stages of the regular season.
Why rolling maul tries aren't as bad as they're being made out to be | Aotearoa Rugby Pod
This week on the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall explain why rolling maul tries shouldn't be so harshly criticised, dissect the last round of Super Rugby Pacific and preview the huge clash between the Blues and Crusaders.
Will Skelton on Champions Cup celebrations and playing for the Barbarians | RugbyPass Offload | Episode 38
The big rig Will Skelton joins us from Monaco this week where he's on tour with the Barbarians and rooming with George Kruis. He fills us in on the tour so far, hanging out at the palace with the Prince and who's leading the charge off the pitch.
Should Quade Cooper start for the Wallabies against the All Blacks in Bledisloe Cup III? | Aotearoa Rugby Pod
The panel of Ross Karl, Bryn Hall and James Parsons preview the final Bledisloe Cup test of the year, react to Ardie Savea's appointment as All Blacks captain, and dissect the new Super Rugby Pacific format.
The Academy - Part One
RugbyPass takes a look behind the scenes at the Leicester Tigers' player academy.
RFU Belonging - Back in the Game
“They’re always there, picking me up if I fall down.” 🤝
There is a place for everyone in rugby, no matter how long ago you stopped playing!
Find your local club and get #BackInTheGame
Reviewing the season-ending All Blacks loss to France and the Foster vs Robertson debate | Aotearoa Rugby Pod
The Aotearoa Rugby Pod panel of Ross Karl, Bryn Hall and James Parsons analyse how the All Blacks lost to France, discuss whether NZR's decision to extend Ian Foster contract was the right one, and review next year's Super Rugby Pacific squads.
Goodbye 2020 | RugbyPass highlights
A montage of our craziest year in memory.
All Black's go hard in training as they seek to rectify Pumas loss
The All Blacks release footage of intense training as they work to rectify their back to back defeats in the Tri Nations.
Guess the Olympic Gold medal hero | Max Whitlock | England Rugby
Watch England Rugby stars Max Malins, Courtney Lawes and Tom Curry trying to work out who the mystery 3-time Olympic gold medalist is.
Dan Carter reveals the key to success for the All Blacks at next year's World Cup | Aotearoa Rugby Pod
This week on the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, Ross Karl, Bryn Hall and James Parsons are joined by All Blacks legend Dan Carter to discuss his upcoming Kickathon, his take on the current All Blacks side and how they can challenge for next year's World Cup.
How Super Rugby Aupiki can change women's rugby in New Zealand for the better | Aotearoa Rugby Pod
This week on the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, Ross Karl, Bryn Hall and James Parsons are joined by Black Ferns star Chelsea Semple to discuss her title-winning campaign in the inaugural Super Rugby Aupiki season.