RUGBY UNION | 10 Things You Might Have Missed This Weekend

What you may have missed from the world of rugby union this weekend:

1. Finn magic

Look away now Scotland fans. Racing 92 fly-half Finn Russell set up a wonderful try today with a lovely delayed pass.

2. Mascot troubles

3. Mad slide tackle

Cheetahs centre Benhard Janse van Rensburg received a yellow card on Saturday for a slide tackle on Leinster’s Fergus McFadden.

4. Touchline conversion from Kolbe

Playing at fly-half for the first time, Cheslin Kolbe slotted a touchline conversion against Racing 92 in the Top 14 on Sunday.

5. Bastareaud flattened

Starting in a new position, number eight, Mathieu Bastareaud won his first Major League Rugby game against Austin Gilgronis. However, it didn’t start great when he got absolutely smashed.