One of the most fascinating November Test windows in a long time, has given us plenty to think about as we head into a World Cup year!

In a month that saw plenty of excitement, we learnt a great deal about the pecking order in International Rugby and what it means, with less than a year to go before the final whistle in Japan and the crowning of a new World Champion. There were upsets, there was controversy, but throughout we wereContinue reading “One of the most fascinating November Test windows in a long time, has given us plenty to think about as we head into a World Cup year!”

The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2018 – Part 2 – France

With the Northern Hemisphere season now done and dusted till September, we hand out our verdict on the Six Nations Competitors and what we feel they got out of their year on a score out of ten. We’ll be the first to admit it’s completely subjective based on what we saw and where in ourContinue reading “The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2018 – Part 2 – France”

The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2018 – Part 1 – Italy

With the Northern Hemisphere season now done and dusted till September, we hand out our verdict on the Six Nations Competitors and what we feel they got out of their year on a score out of ten. We’ll be the first to admit it’s completely subjective based on what we saw and where in ourContinue reading “The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2018 – Part 1 – Italy”

The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2017 – Part 7 – New Zealand

As always we start the New Year looking back over the past twelve months and handing out our verdict on the top ten teams. We also look at Canada, and a first for this year the USA and Georgia. We try to figure out what they got out of the year on a score outContinue reading “The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2017 – Part 7 – New Zealand”

The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2017 – Part 6 – Australia

As always we start the New Year looking back over the past twelve months and handing out our verdict on the top ten teams, as well as Canada, and a first for this year the USA and Georgia. We try to figure out what they got out of the year on a score out ofContinue reading “The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2017 – Part 6 – Australia”

The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2017 – Part 5 – South Africa

As always we start the New Year looking back over the past twelve months and handing out our verdict on the top ten teams, as well as Canada, and a first for this year the USA and Georgia. We try to figure out what they got out of the year on a score out ofContinue reading “The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2017 – Part 5 – South Africa”

The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2017 – Part 4 – Georgia

As always we start the New Year looking back over the past twelve months and handing out our verdict on the top ten teams, as well as Canada, and a first for this year the USA and Georgia. We try to figure out what they got out of the year on a score out ofContinue reading “The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2017 – Part 4 – Georgia”

The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2017 – Part 3 – USA

As always we start the New Year looking back over the past twelve months and handing out our verdict on the top ten teams, as well as Canada, USA and Georgia, and what they got out of the year on a score out of ten. We start off in the Americas looking at our ownContinue reading “The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2017 – Part 3 – USA”

The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2017 – Part 2 – Canada

As always we start the New Year looking back over the past twelve months and handing out our verdict on the top ten teams, as well as Canada, USA and Georgia, and what they got out of the year on a score out of ten. We start off in the Americas looking at our ownContinue reading “The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2017 – Part 2 – Canada”

The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2017 – Part 1 – Argentina

As always we start the New Year looking back over the past twelve months and handing out our verdict on the top ten teams and what they got out of the year on a score out of ten. We start off in the Americas looking at our own backyard, then move South of the EquatorContinue reading “The Lineout’s Annual Report Cards for 2017 – Part 1 – Argentina”