New Australia Sevens Rugby Jerseys 2016- Asics Home & Away 7s Kits 2016

These are the new Australia Sevens rugby shirts 2016, the new home and away tops for the Aussie national 7’s team as they begin their new 2015/16 season at the Dubai 7’s later this week. Made by Asics and officially unveiled on December 1, 2015, the new strips will be worn by the likes of Ed Jenkins, Tom Cusack, Sean McMahon, Liam Gill, Pama Fou and co. on the HSBC Sevens circuit in 2015/2016 Continue reading

ABSA Springbok Shirt Sponsorship Deal to End

According to well placed sources in the South African media, consumer bank ABSA will not be extending their shirt sponsorship deal with the Boks. ABSA came on board as a major sponsor in early 2011, replacing Johannesburg based energy giant SASOL on a five year deal reportedly worth R100m per year. The contract also included sponsorship of the Blitzbokke (SA Sevens team)

ABSA also currently sponsor the Currie Cup and the Premier Soccer League in South Africa, and it is believed that they will give up Currie Cup sponsorship as well.

The alleged reason for ABSA’s withdrawal Continue reading

New Penrith Panthers Away Jersey 2016- Asics Penrith Pink 50th Anniversary Shirt

This is the new Penrith away jersey 2016, NRL outfit Penrith Panthers’ new away strip for the upcoming season. The pink kit, made by Asics, was officially unveiled on 11 November, 2015 and celebrates the club’s 50th anniversary by having the names of all players who have featured in 50 or more games for the club. Continue reading

All RWC 2015 Jerseys- New Rugby World Cup 2015 Kits

Here is a nifty little post where you can see RWC 2015 shirts for all 20 participating nations. We’ve also compiled some additional stats regarding kit manufacturers. Nine different companies have made uniforms for RWC 2015. Continue reading

New Stade Francais Asics Jersey 2015-16- Stade Rugby Shirts 2015-2016 Home Away Third

These are the new Stade Francais kits 15/16, Stade’s new home, away and third rugby strips for the upcoming Top 14 season. The new Stade tops, made by new kit partner Asics (replacing Adidas), were officially unveiled on August 4, 2015.

Stade won the 2014/15 Top 14 title, beating Clermont in the final.

In true Stade fashion, Asics have come up with a set of funky uniforms.

The new Stade Francais 2015/16 home rugby shirt is blue with pink lightning detailing, and takes inspiration from the Notre Dame Cathedral. Continue reading

New Springbok RWC 2015 Jersey- Asics South Africa Rugby World Cup Kit 2015

This is the new South Africa RWC shirt 2015, the Springboks’ new uniform for the upcoming Rugby World Cup in England. The new Boks RWC jersey has been made by ASICS and was officially unveiled on 4 June, 2015 in Cape Town.

The Boks are two time RWC champions, winning the tournament in 1995 and 2007, and lost in the quarterfinals of the last edition to Australia. Continue reading

Panthers ANZAC Jersey 2015- ASICS New Penrith NRL ANZAC Shirt 2015

This is the new Penrith Panthers ANZAC jersey 2015, a special edition kit from the Panthers for their upcoming ANZAC clash against Cronulla Sharks.

All five of the Panthers’ regular sponsors- OAK, Hertz, ASICS, HostPlus and Lion Nathan, have agreed to have their logos removed from this ANZAC strip, making for a clean (and powerful) image on the shirt.

Probably the most catching of all ANZAC day jerseys released so far, featuring the Australian and NZ flags on either sleeve. $20 from the sale of every jersey will go to Defence Care Continue reading