Red alert: George North's concussive incidents during the Six Nations shocked many

THE LINE wasn’t great but you could pick up the slight slur in his words. “I’m still trying to get over the last head knock, over two years ago,” Glen…

Johnny Redelinghuys played his last game for Namibia against Argentina. Photo: Getty Images

Watch Johnny Redelinghuys career come to end in hilarious style with the retiring prop living every prop's dream and taking the last kick of Namibia's World Cup campaign. However it…

Winning smile: Japan replacement Amanaki Mafi is delighted with his try. (Photo: Getty Images)

Japan finished their Pool B campaign with three wins out of four thanks to this deserved victory over the USA, but the 12 points the Brave Blossoms gathered in the…

Leonardo Senatore scores in a convincing Puma win. Photo: Getty Images.

Argentina tuned up for their quarter-final with a comfortable 64-19 win over Namibia in Leicester. They ran in nine tries in total as some of their fringe players showed Daniel…

Mighty Oaks: Romania celebrate as the final whistle blows in Leicester. (Photo: Getty Images)

Romania produced the biggest comeback in Rugby World Cup history to overturn Canada‘s 15-0 lead in the last half-hour of this Pool D clash and win 15-17. A first-half try…

A record 25 million people watched Japan beat Samoa on television. Photo: Getty Images.

Japanese rugby is riding a wave of popularity after an incredible 25 million people tuned in on television to watch their Pool B win over Samoa. Having stunned the world…

Akahito Yamada

By Will MacPherson Japan were in irresistable form as they claimed another scalp by downing Samoa 26-5. Japan have been a revelation in this World Cup and remain in contention…