Dave Nicoll

13 Signs You’re Married to a Rugby Player

If you’re married to or dating a rugby player it’s likely you’ll recognise some or all of these 13 signs… 1.Saturday’s are always a total write off Whether it’s waiting for your partner to get back from playing, or sitting in front of the TV watching a game, when there’s rugby on you know you’re unlikely to be doing anything …

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Rugby’s Top 10 Tighthead Props in 2014

With the majority of 2014 over and done with we look at the top 10 tighthead props this year and rank them in descending order… 10.Sekope Kepu The Aussie scrum may not be the most dominate in world rugby right now, but on his day Kepu is still a top quality tighthead prop and as such makes this list. 9.Samson …

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Toulon’s Potential Starting XV for Next Season is Unreal

Based on the current transfer rumours circulating at the moment, this could potentially be Toulon’s starting XV for next season… 15.Israel Folau Folau’s future is completely up in the air right now, however he has been strongly linked with a move to the Top 14 with Toulon being his most likely destination. 14.Drew Mitchell Mitchell seems to be settling into …

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Rugby’s Top 10 Hookers in 2014

With the majority of 2014 over and done with we look at the top 10 hookers this year and rank them in descending order… 10.Benjamin Kayser Hooker has been something of a problem area for France over the last couple of years, however the form of Kayser in 2014 should be enough to help at least alleviate some of these …

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15 Life Lessons We’ve Learned From The Honey Badger

Nick Cummins aka the Honey Badger truly is a man of the people. Since becoming an overnight sensation for his unique interviews he has taught us many life lessons; 1. Say it how you see it 2. Don’t worry about what other people will think Testing out a few fart catchers for the new highrise shoebox. #buriedit A photo posted by Honey Badger …

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Bath’s Potential Starting XV for Next Season is Incredible

This is a team put together based on the current Bath squad and the current rumours circulating about their potential new recruits for next season… 15.Anthony Watson The elusive running of Watson has seen him compared to Jason Robinson at times, if he can develop his kicking game then he can be a real prospect for England and Bath. 14.Semesa …

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Rugby’s Top 10 Locks in 2014

With the majority of 2014 over and done with we look at the top 10 locks this year and rank them in descending order… 10.Jonny Gray 2014 has been the year in which Jonny Gray has started to outshine his brother Richie at times  in the Scotland shirt. He was particularly effective during the end of year internationals & has …

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Rugby’s Most Capped XV of All Time

Based purely on who has the most caps in their position – this team represents 10 countries for a total of 1768 caps, 3226 points and 299 tries. 1 Jason Leonard Eng (114) English prop Leonard was one of the very best props to ever take to the field, it’s therefore no wonder that he was such a key man …

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