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7 Magic Weekend Sports Moments You May Have Missed

Eliot Daly Six Nations

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 7; so without further ado, here are our picks of the best sporting moments from the past weekend:

Samoa’s stunning try

In the inaugural Global Brisbane 10s tournament, Samoa turned on the heat and produced one of the best tries of the two-day competition.

Brady’s free-kick

Robbie Brady slotted a sublime free-kick against Chelsea to give Burnley a much-needed draw against the Premier League giants.

Daly’s dramatic match-winner

The Six Nations clash between England and Wales was always going to be a tightly-contested affair, and England’s match-winning try in the dying moments of the game definitely stood out as one of the biggest moments of the weekend.

Milner-Skudder’s ridiculous footwork

World Cup-winning All Black winner Nehe Milner-Skudder made his long-awaited return from injury at the Global Brisbane 10s, and the hot-stepping speedster didn’t disappoint with a brilliant try and some skill for the Hurricanes.

Torres’ goal

Atletico Madrid’s Fernando Torres showed he still has the skill to pull of some spectacular moves when he netted a brilliant over-head kick to equalise with Celta.

The All-Stars shine

The Indigenous All Stars vs NRL All Stars rugby league match proved to be a cracker, with the Indigenous All Stars providing the razzle-dazzle thanks to a well-worked try which was rounded off by playmaker Jonathan Thurston.

Sundowns sizzle

Red-hot Mamelodi Sundowns humiliated a deplorably bad Orlando Pirates team at Loftus Versfeld on another historic afternoon in the Absa Premiership. The second of the goals stood out as the best of the bunch.

What was your favourite sports moment from the weekend? Let us know by tweeting us @MenStuffZA!

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