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How would you punish reckless tackling?
I think it is pretty safe to say that at one point in your life, you've watched some big hits at a game or on TV - and proceeded to insist upon this evidence that Rugby players are made of...
Are new Rugby Union rules discouraging good sportsmanship?
If you're a fan of Rugby Union, you've probably been standing in a pub watching a game; Rugby World Cup match or a Six Nations Fixture for example, and no doubt you've been asked a question by a casual fan/newbie...
Beyond the Listing #1
When we stock different rugby teams, club team or international teams, we like to look at how they have done during their fixtures throughout the weeks that they play. Obviously we want to sell these garments to the fans of...
Who is Absolute Rugby?
Absolute Rugby is owned, managed and operated by the same team that brought you the Official Online Merchandise stores for Rugby World Cup 2015 - UK, Rugby World Cup 2019 - Japan, British & Irish Lions 2017 Tour of NZ...
British & Irish Lions 2021 Tour of South Africa - All you need to know.
As we count down the days to the long awaited British & Irish Lions Tour of South Africa - the same old questions are asked each time as we get closer to the fixtures. So, to make life easier for our customers - we thought we would bring all the vital information into one pace - as a helpful aide for when you are planning your days around the British & Irish Lions.
Ask Warren Gatland a Question?
Warren Gatland Q&A – ‘Ask the Coach’ We have teamed up with Canterbury NZ to give one lucky winner a chance to ask the British & Irish Lions 2021 coach, Warren Gatland, any question you would like, live on a video chat...
Take me to Goose Step City....
*** Advisory Notice*** - the below video contains a LOT of sauce and is NSFW. Take me down to the Goose Step city...Where the grass is green and the girls are pretty... Our man  - The_Rugby_Guy has a little tutorial for...
Guinness Six Nations Team of Round 4
Here’s our @sixnationsrugby team of the week for round 4. A reminder of the scores from Round 4: Italy 7 - 48 Wales England 23 - 20 France  Scotland 24 - 27 Ireland Who makes your team of the week? Support the greatest Rugby Championship...
Who wants to win a rugby & beer bundle!? 🙋
🚨 It’s Competition Time 🚨

Who wants to win a rugby & beer bundle!? 🙋

Make sure you head over to @the_rugby_guy_ for a chance win a Six Nations shirt of your choice, a Gainline Bundle (Ball & Bobble Hat) and a crate of @SkinnyLager!🏉🍺
Guinness Six Nations Team of Round 3
Here’s our @sixnationsrugby team of the week for round 3. Could this be a Lions side? Maybe a midweek team? A reminder of the scores from Round 3: Italy 10 - 48 Ireland Wales 40 - 24 England France P - P Scotland...
Our British & Irish Lions starting lineup for the first test.
Based strictly on the first two rounds of Guinness Six NatChampionships games, our British & Irish Lions starting lineup for the first test in Joburg. The Sheriff @kenowens1088 in as our skipper after his influence has been clear to see in Wales’ 2 from 2 start.
Guinness Six Nations Team of Round 2
Here’s our Guinness Six Nations Team of Round 2. Some great performances by players on losing teams as well as the victors. Support the greatest Rugby Championship in the world by shopping with us for the Official Guinness Six Nations Clothing Collection.
Guinness Six Nations Giveaway X JP Cider

Rubbing shoulders with a man like The Rugby Guy - he introduces you to some of his friends. This week  he has introduced us to his 'Best Friend' Gloucester and Italy player Jake Polledri.

Guinness Six Nations Team of Round 1
Have a look at our team of the week for the first round of Guinness Six Nations. Anybody we’ve overlooked? As a reminder to the scores over the weekend: Italy 10 v 50 France England 6 v 10 Scotland Wales...
Absolute Rugby X The Rugby Guy
Like most of you Rugby fans, we are excited for the Guinness Six Nations 2021 to be starting soon. Whilst we would normally be getting ready to go to the game, getting our new Guinness Six Nations Merchandise ready to roll for the pre-game drinks at the local - this year we will be sitting at home ready for kick off. Below is a picture of our view last year.....
Rugby World Cup 2023 - Who got who?
Well, like clockwork - as soon as the Rugby World Cup 2023 draw is made - cue the moaners, whingers and cry babies about their group or even the draw itself. But, nevertheless, the draw has been made and the first layer of meat on the bones of Rugby World Cup 2023 has been placed!
Autumn Nation Cup 2020 - What you need to know.

Whilst 2020 has been turned on its head with Covid-19,  putting a stop to our normal way of doing things - unexpected challenges like this sometimes lead us into new innovations that improve our way of life. Now, whilst a rugby tournament is not exactly a new 'innovation' - a welcome competitive edge has been brought to the Rugby calendar during the traditional Autumn International schedule. *Enter stage right* - Autumn Nations Cup 2020.

Times have changed since an Australia Bledisloe Cup Win.
Its back. We have said this a few times in the past in our blog posts - but this time, it really does feel like its back. Of course we are talking about - International Test Match Rugby....and its in front of a crowd!
England Rugby Sevens – Road To Tokyo
Since our team at Absolute Rugby have been together, we have enjoyed going to many Rugby based events. As we all know (and currently miss) about attending rugby matches, its not just the watching the game that makes it a great day out; the beers in the pub for the build up, the singing on the concourse going into the stadium or singing your team song/national anthem as you cheer your team on from the stands.
Make money for your Rugby Club!
We want your money to go back to your club. Reinvesting in grass roots rugby is how the game we love grows. ABOUT CLUB CASHBACK Whilst the website operates in selling high quality, rugby merchandise to our many visitors, we...
Exclusive to Absolute Rugby - Gainline Rugby
A new brand has hit Rugby this week - Gainline - which is now being exclusively sold on Absoluterugby.co.uk. There are two phases to the development of Gainline product range - which is striving to bring the very best in...