Top 5 BBC 6 Nations Rugby Commercials

It is commonly known that rugby commercials have proven to be some of the most brilliant and hilarious ones around, and you might have had the chance to view some of my previous posts about rugby spots… For sure, BBC Sports has shown to be very imaginative on the matter, especially when it comes to promote the 6 Nations Cup.Continue reading “Top 5 BBC 6 Nations Rugby Commercials”

Top 5 Magicians of All Times in World Rugby

In my opinion, this is a great compilation by Fox Sports: Gareth Edwards is in, Campese and King Carlos as well, what else? Of course there are some fabulous players left out, but it’s a Top 5, unfortunately you can’t have everybody in there… Personally, I would have included Jonny Wilkinson for his renowned andContinue reading “Top 5 Magicians of All Times in World Rugby”

Top 5 Yellow Cards: Fiji set sin bin world record in friendly match against Italy

Thanks to the Fiji Rugby Union National Team, skylyro has got some new stuff for you to watch: Sin Bin perfectly matches what happened last Saturday during Italy’s 37 – 31 win over Fiji. In fact, the Islanders used high tackles and dirty play as their business cards and received five yellow cards in exchange.Continue reading “Top 5 Yellow Cards: Fiji set sin bin world record in friendly match against Italy”

skylyro’s Top 5 Rugby Spots

As far as I can remember, TV spots advertising rugby events, or TV ads dealing with rugby have always been among the funniest around. This year, when the spot was launched to promote the 2013 Lions Tour in Australia and they came up with the brilliantly hilarious Master&Commander-Bounty-style commercial, I started to think about otherContinue reading “skylyro’s Top 5 Rugby Spots”

skylyro’s Top 5 Volley Goals

And here are my Favorite Volley Goals Ever: 1. Marco Van Basten: probably the best volley ever 2. Francesco Totti: this is something that only a few players in the world can do! 3. Zinedine Zidane: with this amazing volley Real Madrid won the Champions League Final in 2002. 4. Gabriel Omar Batistuta: two volleysContinue reading “skylyro’s Top 5 Volley Goals”

skylyro’s Top 5 Goals of All Times

Hello everybody! I know you couldn’t wait for this week’s top 10 and neither can I… Yet, this time it will be split into two top 5 lists, and both are going to be about football, or soccer as it is called in American English. The football season is over, all of Europe’s major leaguesContinue reading “skylyro’s Top 5 Goals of All Times”