Rugby World Cup 2019 semi-finals – who wins the kit battle?

Last week, we examined the various jersey matchups from the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals, and decided who was going to look the best, even if they didn't play the best. As it happened we're batting at .500 with our little exercise, with half of the teams that we decided were looking the best backing that … Continue reading Rugby World Cup 2019 semi-finals – who wins the kit battle?

Why were some Springbok players wearing the wrong jersey for their RWC2019 quarter-final against Japan?

Pollard and his non-Rugby World Cup jersey in Tokyo (All images: © World Rugby) UPDATE: The SARU has confirmed that the reason Pollard and others were wearing the incorrect kit was because of a supply error, which the Springbok kit managers were unable to be rectified in time for the game. South African journalist Brendan Nel … Continue reading Why were some Springbok players wearing the wrong jersey for their RWC2019 quarter-final against Japan?

The Best (And Worst) Rugby World Cup 2019 Jerseys

The Rugby World Cup is nearly upon us, and after four years of hype and build-up, it won't be long before we can forget about all the pre-tournament silliness and focus on the actual rugby. Before we can do that, however, there's still some important things to be decided. With Namibia finally pulling their fingers … Continue reading The Best (And Worst) Rugby World Cup 2019 Jerseys

NEWS: Namibia reveal Rugby World Cup 2019 home jersey

Namibia have become the final team to reveal their Rugby World Cup 2019 home jersey, which has been made by Mizuno. The jersey us a classic blue design with red accents on the ribcages and a white trim to pair with the white shorts. Like the Tonga RWC jersey that was also made by Mizuno, … Continue reading NEWS: Namibia reveal Rugby World Cup 2019 home jersey

NEWS: Russia reveal Rugby World Cup 2019 jerseys

Russia have revealed the brand new Canterbury jerseys that they will wear for the forthcoming Rugby World Cup in Japan. The jerseys use the by now very familiar Canterbury template for 2019, with red home and blue away jerseys featuring red and white trim, and an interesting hatched red and white pattern across the front … Continue reading NEWS: Russia reveal Rugby World Cup 2019 jerseys

NEWS: Tonga reveal Rugby World Cup 2019 jerseys

Tonga have revealed the brand new jersey that the Pacific Island nation will wear for their forthcoming Rugby World Cup 2019 campaign. The new jerseys are the classic Tonga recipe of a red primary jersey with white accents on the collar, sleeves and side vents. The shirt is also designed to reflect something of the … Continue reading NEWS: Tonga reveal Rugby World Cup 2019 jerseys