Articles by Oom Rugby

How to stop the Crusaders!

No-one is giving the Lions a chance to win the Super Rugby final, except OOM RUGBY who offers four keys to unlocking the Crusaders’ defensive vault. READ MORE

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The key to unlocking defence

With margins in the “Arms race” between attack and defence being tiny, OOM RUGBY unravels a brand new key used by the Pumas to unlock a defence. READ MORE

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How Sharks torpedoed Lions

OOM RUGBY holds the magnifying glass over a cunning lineout ploy the Sharks used to maul the Lions in Durban. READ MORE

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Passive Stormers punished

OOM RUGBY shows how the Stormers supplied the quick ball and the Sunwolves supplied the tries to crash the Vodacom Super Rugby party in Hong Kong. READ MORE

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Inject Boks with Sharks DNA

OOM RUGBY hopes the Boks are taking notes as he highlights each stage of the build-up to what culminated in a brilliant try by Sharks finisher Sbu Nkosi. READ MORE

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Which 10 is perfect for Boks?

OOM RUGBY uses screengrabs of Pat Lambie playing for Racing 92 to debate the merits of South Africa’s top flyhalves in seven key categories.  READ MORE

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Frenzy defence sinks Sharks

OOM RUGBY shows how easy it was for the Rebels to hook a Sharks defence that featured one-off tacklers shooting up and in. READ MORE

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Nano error, Nanai intercept

OOM RUGBY grabs a few screenshots to highlight one of several little errors that led to a Melani Nanai interception, and a rare Lions defeat, at Ellis Park last week. READ MORE

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Bulls gave Canes a few tips

OOM RUGBY shows how the Vodacom Bulls forwards expertly used tip-passes to unlock the Hurricanes defence for a famous victory!  READ MORE

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Will law tweaks kill the fetcher?

In his inimitable style, OOM RUGBY primes Super Rugby fans for the 2018 season with examples of how law tweaks have impacted the breakdown in the Northern Hemisphere.  READ MORE

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Boks play with eyes wide shut

Dick Muir’s primary value to the Springboks of the late 90s was his rugby intelligence, OOM RUGBY shows how South Africa’s playmakers showed little IQ against Ireland. READ MORE

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The try that changed the Final

OOM RUGBY illustrates the genesis of Dillyn Leyds’ try, a moment that he ranks as the turning point in the Currie Cup final. READ MORE

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