10. Frans Steyn missed the All Blacks test

Kicking our list off this year was the news that the Springboks' very own howitzer boot was unable to play the All Blacks in their test in Soweto.

Photo by Getty Images Dec 20, 2012

Top rugby stories of 2012

There may have been a certain sporting event on in London this year, but that doesn't mean everyone forgot about rugby! And here are the top stories from this year.

Rugby

Results

2014/15 Aviva Premiership (ENG)

2015 Super Rugby Tournament

2014/15 European Champions Cup

2015 Super Rugby Tournament

Schedule

2015 Super Rugby Tournament

7:35pm NZST Sat, 25th April
9:55pm NZST Sat, 25th April

2014/15 Aviva Premiership (ENG)

1:00am NZST Sun, 26th April
2:00am NZST Sun, 26th April
2:00am NZST Sun, 26th April
2:15am NZST Sun, 26th April

League

Live

2015 NRL Premiership Season

H118
Live
Allianz Stadium

Schedule

2015 NRL Premiership Season

8:00pm NZST Sat, 25th April
10:00pm NZST Sat, 25th April
4:00pm NZST Sun, 26th April
6:00pm NZST Sun, 26th April

Tennis

Schedule

2015 Hopman Cup XXVII

2015 Barcelona Open

2:00am NZST Sat, 25th April
2:00am NZST Sat, 25th April

2015 Porsche Tennis Grand Prix

2:00am NZST Sat, 25th April
2:00am NZST Sat, 25th April

2015 BRD Nastase Tiriac Trophy

2:00am NZST Sat, 25th April
2:00am NZST Sat, 25th April

Cricket

Football

Live

Results

2014/15 Spanish La Liga

2014/15 Scottish Premiership

2014/15 German Bundesliga

2014/15 Australian A-League

2014/15 UEFA Europa League

Schedule

2014/15 Australian A-League

25 April 5:00pm
25 April 7:30pm

2014/15 English Premier League

25 April 9:45pm

2014/15 English League Championship

Sheff Wed vs. Leeds

26 April 12:00am

Cardiff vs. Blackpool

26 April 12:00am

Fulham vs. Middlesbrough

26 April 12:00am