If you love all thing rugby, then you’ll want to keep abreast of all the latest news, gossip and reviews about the sport. Here are some of the UK’s leading rugby blogs that all fans of the game should know about:
Billed as the nation’s leading rugby website, Ruck covers all the latest news, interviews and transfers going on in the world of rugby. They post a lot, around 56 new ones every week. With over 90,000 Facebook fans and more than 3,500 Twitter followers, you know this is the place to go for all the best rugby information. The place to go for all your Rugby Training videos is https://www.sportplan.net/drills/Rugby/Backs-Moves/ULSTER-pdbm39.jsp
2. Rugby World
Based in London, this blog features latest sport news, fixture details and videos from the same team that are behind the printed publication of the same name. They update their blog with around 12 new posts a week and have been in business since 2009. Rugby World has almost 200,000 Facebook fans and a whopping 140,000 Twitter followers.
3. Total Rugby League
This blog is on the official website for League Express which is the largest selling newspaper for Rugby League produced every week. There’s lots of updates with 56 posts every week and just over 20,000 Twitter followers. If it’s rugby league you love, this is the place to visit for all your latest news.
4. The Rugby Paper
Another London-based blog, this one comes from the team behind the top rugby union printed publication in the UK, The Rugby Paper. Receive all the most recent news and views about the Aviva Premiership and RBS 6 Nations with their 11 posts per week. With over 48,000 Twitter followers, you know you’re in safe hands.
5. The Rugby Blog
As the name suggests, this is just pure rugby, written by the fans for the fans. There is plenty of discussion about internationals, 6 Nations, the Aviva Premiership and the World Cup. A slightly lower number of posts, only 3 a week but a strong Twitter following of over 21,000 makes it the place to be for rugby fans.
6. Love Rugby League
Another blog dedicated to rugby league, follow all the latest news, live scores, interviews and feature stories from the Super League to the grassroots game. A whopping 41,000 Twitter followers and over 97,000 Facebook fans can’t be wrong! Regular posting means around 56 new posts each week.
7. The Offside Line
This blog covers all aspects of the game in Scotland. It’s the one stop shop for all match reports, gossip and news relating to Scottish rugby union. It was set up in March 2016 to provide independent and excellent coverage of all aspects of the game in Scotland. It provides an honourable 17 posts each week.
The section devoted to rugby is sizeable, as you’d expect from Wales. This blog covers all the major stories, news, interviews and everything else rugby-related that you could possibly hope for. There is a dedicated Focus on Rugby weekly where you can find out all you need to know about Welsh rugby.