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Rugby player delivers spectacularly vicious hit

Here’s a video clip from the Northampton – Bedford friendly rugby match in England last weekend. That freight train of pain comes via the 6’5″, 260-pound Courtney Lawes of Northampton. The poor guy on the receiving end was 6’1″, 191-pound Mike Le Bourgeois of Bedford. Looks like Le Bourgeois might be sipping his meals through straws for the next couple weeks. Absolutely...
Via The Nosebleeds
August 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Rugby player left with hammer in head after nightclub brawl

A rising English rugby star was left with a claw hammer embedded in his head during the early hours of Sunday morning after a horrifying attack by another patron outside a nightclub. Scunthorpe Rugby Club player Matthew Probert was photographed slumped against a wall with the claw of the tool embedded in his skull after a night out with pals. He was attacked at about 1 a.m...
Via The Other Paper
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

WATCH: Rugby player absolutely destroys opponent with huge hit

Isaia Tuifua absolutely dismantles his positional counterpart on Bay of Plenty during a recent rugby match with a hit for the ages.
Via Gamedayr
September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

British rugby stars take on bizarre new look for zoo promotion

That wasn't a ferocious pack of wild animals on a rugby field in south England on Monday. It was just a few members of the Exeter Chiefs rugby team channeling their inner beast with a little help from a make-up crew. The sight of a zebra, cheetah, mandrill and gazelle scrumming for the ball was nothing less than bizarre, but it was all in a days work for four players from...
Via The Other Paper
October 09, 2013  |  Discuss

WATCH: Rugby match turns in 30-man brawl

The knock on baseball brawls is that, more often than not, they end up being nothing more than a bunch of guys in pajama pants, standing around and lightly shoving each other. You won’t hear any such complaints about this rugby fight. During a match between two Georgian clubs (the country, not the state), a wild melee broke out after one player (No. 23 in yellow) gave an opposing...
Via NESN.com
October 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Rugby player breaks teammate's jaw over Rihanna autograph

GRihanna even makes the groupie athletes act out of control. A veteran Australian football player named Campbell Brown is in hot water after allegedly breaking his teammates jaw in an L.A. nightclub over a Rihanna autograph. According to the Herald Sun, Brown and his Gold Coast Suns teammates went out to Bootsy Bellows in West Hollywood to celebrate the end of a two week training...
Via BlackSportsOnline
November 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Rugby star Richard Haughton suffers gruesome cut to forehead

European rugby star Richard Haughton needed thirteen stitches across his forehead after he collided with his own team-mate during a Heineken Cup match Saturday.The 33-year-old Perpignan winger did not fare too well after smashing into Sebastien Vahaamahina during the 18-17 defeat to Munster.It's only fitting that he now looks like Herman Munster.And you still want to scrum?
Via The Other Paper
December 16, 2013  |  Discuss

What Hamburgers Can Teach Us About Design

Christopher Simmons and Nathan Sharpe of San Francisco-based design firm MINE™ believe that inspiration can be found anywhere, as long as you look for it. To prove this point, they’ve started work on the year-long project “The Message Is Medium Rare,” wherein they will eat one hamburger per week, review it, and then expound on the lesson learned from the experience. The reviews...
Via The Roosevelts
21 days ago  |  Discuss

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