Australia hit highest World Cup score in history

Australia hit the highest World Cup score in tournament history on Wednesday when they made 417-6 against Afghanistan at the WACA in Perth. The four-time champions went past the previous best of 413-5 made by India against Bermuda in 2007. It was the third 400-plus total at this World Cup after South Africa twice went[…]

Tait and Taylor make Bayonne switch

French side Bayonne announced Monday the signing of England back or wing Mathew Tait on a two-year contract as well as All Black fly-half Tom Taylor, who agreed a three-year deal. Tait will join the Basque club, currently 10th in the French Top 14, in the summer while the New Zealander will arrive on November[…]