A Look At The Rugby World Cup Event
The Rugby World Cup is currently taking place in New Zealand and runs between 9th September and 23rd October. How did this event begin though? This article gives an overview of the history behind the Rugby World Cup. From the initial idea through to the current tournament in New Zealand 2011.Billy Slater – One of the Greats in Rugby?
One of the fast-rising stars of the Melbourne Storm is talented fullback Billy Slater. At this stage of his career, the promising 27-year-old has been compared to legends of Ruby League such as Dally Messenger.Sam Burgess – Fresh Young Talent, Hard Man On The Field
20-year-old Sam Burgess is one of the hottest professional rugby league stars to watch out for. The prop and back rower, who used to be under contract to the Bradford Bulls of the Super League until the end of the 2010 season, recently transferred to the South Sydney Rabbitohs.David Williams – Rugby Leagues Cover Boy
When it comes to raw talent and magnetic charisma, the Australia Rugby League does not have a dearth of clear-cut examples. David Williams, in particular, was voted by Outsports Readers as the hottest athlete in the world and won the King of the Hardwood competition in 2009.Greg Bird – Talented Yet Controversial League Player
Gregory Bird is an Australian professional rugby league football player. He was born on February 10, 1984 in Newcastle, New South Wales in Australia. He is currently signed on to the Gold Coast Titans of the National Rugby League. Before, he was signed on to the Cronulla – Sutherland of the national Rugby League and the Catalans dragons of the Super League.