Author: JohnValbyNation

Six Springbok tries compensate for Pollard kicking woes in win over Argentina

SOUTH AFRICA SCORED a bonus-point 34-21 Rugby Championship first round victory over Argentina with six tries compensating for woeful goal-kicking by Handre Pollard. Wingers Aphiwe Dyantyi and Makazole Mapimpi bagged two each in Durban as the Springboks dominated the second half having trailed by nine points earlier. Experienced out-half Pollard missed five of seven shots…

By JohnValbyNation December 8, 2022 0

Ex-Ireland U20 captain Annett gets first Premiership start since 2016

EX-IRELAND U20 captain Niall Annett will make his first Premiership appearance since November 2016 after being named to start for Worcester in tomorrow’s clash with Wasps at Sixways Stadium [KO 3pm]. Annett during his final season with Ulster in 2014. Source: Presseye/Darren Kidd/INPHO 27-year-old hooker Annett has endured a miserable 18 months with injuries, suffering…

By JohnValbyNation December 7, 2022 0

AEW announces the signing of an international talent

Welcome to the Team@shidahikaru is #AllElite #AEW — All Elite Wrestling (@AEWrestling) April 9, 2019 All Elite Wrestling (AEW) announced a new signing today with Hikaru Shida. You can check out the announcement tweet on her signing with the roster below. Shida is a 10+ year veteran. She’s 30 years old and was trained…

By JohnValbyNation December 7, 2022 0