Here are the new Quins rugby shirts 2016/17, Harlequins’ new home and away tops for the upcoming AVIVA Premiership rugby season. The new Quins 150th anniversary strips have been made by Adidas and were revealed to the public on July 1st, 2016. Continue reading
Here is the new Racing 92 home shirt 16/17, Top 14 champions Racing’s new principal jersey for the upcoming season. Racing claimed their first Top 14 title in over two decades thanks to a masterclass from Dan Carter in front of a 99,000+ crowd at the Nou Camp a few days ago. They also reached the finals of the European Cup, where Carter limped off injured early in the loss to Saracens.
Racing have a new kit partner in Le Coq Sportif, who take over from Kappa Continue reading
These are the new Scotland sevens shirts 2016, Scotland’s new home and away/alternate tops for the 2016/17 HSBC World Sevens Series. Made by Macron, the new Scottish 7’s jerseys were released in the last week of June 2016 and will debut in the Dubai Sevens to be held in December.
Scotland made history by winning the London sevens earlier this year, stunning South Africa 27-26 in a tense final to claim their first ever win on the Sevens circuit.
The new Scotland 7’s home rugby shirt is the club’s traditional blue with red and gold stripes. The alternate/away strip will be red and both tops will have the BT Sport logo on the front Continue reading
Hull Kingston Rovers have today (June 23, 2016) officially unveiled a special edition strip that they will wear in their fixture against Leeds Rhinos next month. This charity shirt, made by Fi-Ta, pays tribute to the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI), the charity that saves lives at sea. £5 from the sale of every jersey will be donated to the RNLI by the club Continue reading
This is the new Ireland rugby shirt 2016/17, the Irish national rugby union side’s new home strip for 2016/2017. Made by Canterbury, the new 16/17 Irish rugby strip was officially unveiled by the IRFU on May 30, 2016.
The new uniform will first see action in Ireland’s June tour to South Africa. With the Boks rebuilding under a new coach and Ireland also having several South African born players in their own squad (CJ Stander, Quinn Roux etc), Joe Schmidt’s side will fancy their chances of springing an upset in the Republic Continue reading
Super League outfit Cas Tigers have officially unveiled a special 90th anniversary shirt, made by partners XBlades. The new Castleford RLFC 90th anniversary jersey was revealed to the public on 8 May, 2016.
At the time of this article, Cas are 8th in the 12 team Super League, having picked up eleven points from 13 games Continue reading
French second tier rugby club Colomiers have inked a three season deal with O’Neills that will see the latter replace Kappa as shirt partners. The new Colomiers O’Neills shirt deal was officially revealed to the public on May 3, 2016.
O’Neills are not new to ProD2- they also have Tarbes on board with them Continue reading
This is the new South Sydney Rabbitohs indigenous jersey 2016, Souths’ new special edition kit for their Round 11 NRL fixture against St George Illawarra Dragons at ANZ Stadium (May 19, Thursday). Made by ISC and designed by Nikita Ridgeway, the new South Sydney indigenous shirt was officially unveiled to members on May 2, 2016. Continue reading
This is the new Wallabies jersey for 2016, made by Asics for the Australian rugby union team. The kit was officially unveiled by the ARU and Asics on May 4, 2016 and matched the leaked pics that we had posted a few days ago. Continue reading
Here are the new Team GB rugby strips 2016, the new uniforms that Great Britain will be wearing at the sevens tournament at the Olympics in Rio later this year. Designed by Stella McCartney and made by Adidas, the new Team GB rugby tops were officially unveiled on April 27, 2016 in London Continue reading
This is the new Salford Red Devils Magic weekend jersey 2016, a special edition shirt made by Raging Bull for Salford’s Magic Weekend clash against Widnes Vikings next month in Newcastle. Continue reading
Worcester Warriors have inked a new three year deal with Under Armour that will see the American giant become the club’s new kit partners beginning the 2016/17 season. The deal means the end of Warriors’ existing shirt deal with KooGa.
The club will also have a new major/principal jersey sponsor next season- the Worcester Bosch group will not be appearing on the front of the 16/17 kits.
Under Armour already have fellow Premiership club Wasps on their books, and also supplied kits to Georgia, Canada and Wales at RWC 2015. They also sponsor French Top 14 giants Clermont Auvergne and London football outfit Tottenham Hotspur Continue reading
French giants Toulon have inked a new kit deal with manufacturer Hungaria Sport that will see the latter make uniforms for RCT beginning the 2016/17 season. It’s a big coup for Hungaria Sport, who were very prominent in France in the 70’s and are looking to revive past glories in the current market.
The announcement was formally announced by RCT honcho Mourad Boudjellal and Hungaria president Pierre Arcens.
Hungaria have been aggressively pursuing new contracts in the French domestic market and have already brought La Rochelle (five season deal beginning 2016/17) and football club Reims on board
The deal means the end of Toulon’s current shirt deal with Burrda Continue reading
This is the new Leigh Centurions Summer bash kit 2016, a special edition strip prepared by Kukri which Leigh RL will wear at Summer Bash 2016. Leigh will play Bradford Bulls at Bloomfield Road on May 28, 2016 as part of the Summer Bash festival, which sees Blackpool play host to a round of RFL Championship fixtures and the iPro Sport Cup final.
The jersey design is a unique one, drawing on the Roman origins of the “Centurions”. Check out the shorts in particular! Continue reading