The NRC’s Fantasy XV Rd 1

The National Rugby Championship is here and didn't it start with a bang! Four games kicked off the first round, and with 47 tries between them, it remains an attractive brand of attacking football despite the return to a conventional scoring system. The Fantasy Super Rugby Season may be over, but the stand out performances … Continue reading The NRC’s Fantasy XV Rd 1


The Stock Market Rd 14

Last week Nelson named Ruan Combrinck as his Blue Chip pick for Rd 13 despite him not even being named in the Lions squad. Evidently he was in the ear of the Lions coaches because Combrinck came in as a late replacement and scored a double within his 60 minutes on the park! Lets hope … Continue reading The Stock Market Rd 14

Fantasy Round 13 Review: The Japanese MAFIa

Round 13 saw some massive fantasy scores posted. An Aussie derby against the Rebels saw a number of big name Waratahs work their way into the Team Of The Week (TOTW), with 4 in the starting side and 1 on the bench. 6 Kiwis made the starting side in a typical strong showing, with the Blues … Continue reading Fantasy Round 13 Review: The Japanese MAFIa

The Casualty Ward Rd 13

RETURNED FROM INJURY INTO RD 12: Taqele Naiyaravoro  (Waratahs) - absolute wrecking ball. Just give him the ball. Tim Nanai-Williams (Chiefs) – returned well from a dislocated shoulder in rd 3. Aaron Cruden (Chiefs) – Recovered from concussion. Class performance. Sam Whitelock (Crusaders) – returned following 2 week ban.  Sonny-Bill Williams (Blues) – Recovered from … Continue reading The Casualty Ward Rd 13