Toby Flood, a name that has been associated with English rugby for many years now. Once an understudy to the ...
- Toby’s Thinking of FranceToby Flood, a name that has been associated with English rugby for many years now. Once an understudy to the great English rugby hero Jonny Wilkinson at Newcastle falcons. Then on to his home since 2008, Leicester tigers, where he has opted to play his club rugby winning various accolades along the way. Now, just [...]View post
- Almighty Australian-Alistair Murdoch InterviewIt’s been a mixed year for the Wallabies with a string of good performances towards the end of the International campaign. There have been sensational displays from the likes of Michael Hooper, Quade Cooper and the truly sublime, Israel Folau. Australia have always been blessed with some extraordinary talent and the national team was saturated with [...]View post
- Exeter Chiefs v Toulon PreviewFor the second season running a powerhouse of French rugby will be turning up to Exeter’s Sandy Park to face the Chiefs and hear ten thousand plus Devonian lungs crying out the tomahawk chop; as the might of Toulon arrive from the south of France. Their band of international superstars led by Johnny Wilkinson expected [...]View post
- Nottingham Rugby v Cornish Pirates – Rude Not To!After missing the Saracens v Sale game on Saturday in favour of the Rugby League World Cup Final I decided I needed to get my rugby union fix for the weekend. In the same way I thought Barnsley was a good place to stay to go to Manchester; Nottingham felt as if it was on [...]View post
- Muscle-In – Muscling Their Way To The TopAs an amateur rugby player, as much as I love the game it can sometimes be incredibly hard to motivate myself to invest in any new gear. Currently I’m still playing most weeks in the same pair of torn Nike under-shorts that I have had for far longer than I care to remember. To be [...]View post