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5 Big Weekend Sports Moments You May Have Missed

Sports moments 27 June

We take a look at the biggest and best sporting moments from this past weekend.

Some tight encounters, brilliant individual performances, and dramatic moments made for an incredibly entertaining weekend of sport. But with so many great highlights, we decided to rank out top 5; so without further ado, here are our picks of the best sporting moments from the past weekend:

Japan’s incredible team try

In the Test match against Scotland, Japan went on the attack from their own tryline to go on to score a brilliant length-of-the-field 5-pointer. Brilliant skill by the Japanese.

Shaqiri’s bicycle-kick

In the Euro 2016 clash between Switzerland and Poland, a cross from the left flank was half cleared to the edge of the area where Xerdan Shaqiri produced a sublime bicycle kick into the bottom corner.

Jantjies’ pinpoint cross-kick

Springbok flyhalf linked up excellently with winger JP Pietersen thanks to a perfectly placed crossfield kick that resulted in a try for South Africa.

Dagg shows his pace

Israel Dagg has had a brilliant return to the All Blacks following his World Cup omission. After a quick turnover after the buzzer, the star fullback outstripped the Welsh defence to score a great long-range try.

Nathan Ross’ spectacular finish

NRL star Nathan Ross scored an absolutely ridiculous acrobatic try for the Knights in the Round 16 NRL clash with the Dragons.

What was your favourite sporting moments this past weekend? Tweet us @MenStuffZA and let us know your favourite.

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