Six Nations

sporting history
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
redemption in red
redemption in red

Pride, Vengeance and a 40-Yard Kick: Remembering Wales’ 2005 Clash With England

This weekend, Wales face England in desperate need of regaining some pride. The same was true of their 2005 Six Nations clash, a scintillating game with a hugely significant result.
Will Magee
5.26.16
the blessing
the blessing

​The Cult: Brian O'Driscoll

Brian O'Driscoll was a blessing to rugby union, but also a man who survived by being blessed.
Will Magee
5.18.16
Australian Grand Prix
Australian Grand Prix

VICE Sports World News Roundup: March 21, 2016

Start your day with VICE Sports. Here's our morning roundup of the sports news from around the world.
Brian Blickenstaff
3.21.16
Europa League
Europa League

VICE Sports World News Roundup: March 11, 2016

Start your day with VICE Sports. Here's our morning roundup of the sports news from around the world.
Brian Blickenstaff
3.11.16
the semi
the semi

The Cult: Matt Dawson

Between rugby's amateur and professional eras came the brief heyday of the semis. No one better exemplifies them than school coach turned World Cup winner Matt Dawson.
Toby Sprigings
2.12.16
super bowl
super bowl

VICE Sports World News Roundup: January 8, 2016

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Brian Blickenstaff
2.8.16
china
china

VICE Sports World News Roundup: February 5, 2016

Start your day with VICE Sports. Here's our morning roundup of the sports news from around the world.
Brian Blickenstaff
2.5.16
paul o'connell
paul o'connell

14 Years On From Paul O'Connell's Try-Scoring International Debut

Paul O'Connell clocked up 108 caps and some significant silverware for Ireland. 14 years ago, he began that journey with a debut try scored in the haze of concussion.
Nick Roberts
2.4.16
2016 six nations
2016 six nations

2016 Six Nations: European rugby's Toy Story 3 Moment

The Six Nations feels like European rugby's Toy Story 3 moment. The teams are old and battered, everyone around them has grown up, but there is still enough intrigue to reinvigorate the franchise.
David Whelan
2.3.16