Posts Tagged ‘2012/13’

Debate Over Denny Solomona

Monday, May 1st, 2017

There is much that goes on every week, including controversial discussions between rugby experts where different leaders give their opinions on pressing matters in the world of rugby.

The latest debate ensues about the stance that Rugby Football Union has taken over Denny Solomona. He has been in great form for Sale Sharks. There has now been a call for switching over from Castleford Tigers to get him fast tracked into the England squad of Eddie Jones or to get him for the Lions squad led by Warren Gatland.

There is much going for this 23 year old player who hails from New Zealand. He is a Samoan international player in the rugby league. He gained attention when he scored in five tries in the first games of the competition. As a result, he qualified for playing for England as on March 9th as per prevailing residency laws. He was a representative for the Samoa League last year as his grandparents are Samoan. (more…)

Niall Morris Quits Professional Rugby

Monday, October 10th, 2016

The utility back player of Leinster Rugby Niall Morris has decided to call it quits and will not be playing rugby anymore.

The decision was forced on Niall Morris due to the ankle injury that he suffered last year.

Niall, who is just 28 years old, played in the two friends of the Bank of Ireland pre-season games, but could not feature in the third one against Bath. He was not able to play for his team in the first couple of rounds of Guinness PRO 12. After having consultations with a leading UK medical consultant as well as the Leinster medical team, Niall decided to quit the sport and not to further risk his injury.

It is his ankle that has given him a lot of pain and that has made him to end his career sooner than expected. Niall suffered an ankle fracture and dislocation during a game against Bath in May 2015. He was in rehabilitation for 15 months, but felt that his ankle was not the same anymore. He decided to seek further opinion on his ankle and the seriousness of the injury. In the end, he had no other choice, but quit playing rugby.

Gloucester Rugby End of Season Highlights 2012-13

Friday, March 6th, 2015

Scrum Nut Online video Score: 5 / five

Gloucester Rugby 19-24 Northampton Saints | Aviva Premiership 2012/13

Saturday, July 20th, 2013

Scrum Nut Video clip Rating: 4 / 5

London Wasps vs Bath Rugby 29 – 15 | Aviva Premiership 2012/13

Friday, March 29th, 2013

Scrum Nut Movie Rating: 5 / 5

Harlequins 28 v 25 Gloucester Rugby | Aviva Premiership 2012/13

Friday, January 4th, 2013

Scrum Nut Movie Score: four / 5