Rugby Union

23rd Oct 2017 by TSZ

2017–18 European Rugby Champions Cup Preview

It’s the big kick-off for the best club rugby prize on Earth this weekend and history guides us towards the quantity of high-intensity sport that these athletes have undertaken when weighing up who to favour in this season’s Champions Cup.

17th Mar 2017 by TSZ

TSZ Predicts The Six Nations – Week Five

Last week, England secured the Six Nations title with a convincing victory over Scotland, and with the competition drawing to a close this weekend, they will be aiming to seal the Grand Slam. Meanwhile, just one point separates four teams in the battle for second spot.

10th Mar 2017 by TSZ

TSZ Predicts The Six Nations – Week Four

This weekend, England will continue their pursuit of a Grand Slam against an impressive Scotland side, whilst Ireland will be hoping to stay in the hunt with victory against the Welsh tonight. We bring you our unique statistical preview of week four.

24th Feb 2017 by TSZ

TSZ Predicts The Six Nations – Week Three

After a two-week rest, the 2017 Six Nations resumes this weekend. To whet your appetite, we look ahead to Scotland vs Wales, Ireland vs France and England vs Italy, and with the wealth of data at our fingertips, we attempt to predict the likely outcome of each game.

10th Feb 2017 by TSZ

TSZ Predicts The Six Nations – Week Two

After an exciting opening set of games at the 2017 Six Nations, we look ahead to this weekend's fixtures - Italy vs Ireland, Wales vs England and France vs Scotland. With the wealth of data at our fingertips, we predict the likely outcome of each game.

4th Feb 2017 by TSZ

TSZ Predicts The Six Nations – Week One

The 2017 Six Nations begins today and for the first time in the competition's history, a bonus points system will be in place. With that in mind, we take a look at head-to-head matches since 2000 and predict how we think each match will pan out, starting with week one!

14th Dec 2016 by TSZ

The European Rugby Champions Cup – Historical Overview

After a hugely successful Autumn international series for Northern Hemisphere rugby, focus has returned to the club game this week as the European Rugby Champions Cup has resumed. Here we look back at the history of the competition.

19th Sep 2016 by TSZ

The Development of Video Technology In Sport

The use of video technology has been an increasingly significant aspect of sport for a number of years now, with opinion divided on whether or not it improves the spectacle for fans. TSZ looks at the evolution of video technology, and how it's applied in various sports.

19th Aug 2016 by TSZ

2016 Rugby Championship Preview

The southern hemisphere's premier international Rugby Union tournament - the Rugby Championship - gets underway this weekend. Although Australia took a surprise victory last year, New Zealand will - as always - go in as strong favourites for the title. Can the All Blacks be toppled once more?

29th Jul 2016 by TSZ

Bridging the Hemisphere Gap – North vs South

Much has been made of the contrasting styles of rugby played in the Northern and Southern Hemispheres, but just how big is the gap in quality? TSZ explores the differences between The Six Nations and The Rugby Championship, and what this tells us about the two approaches to play.

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