25 Of The Most Iconic Rugby Moments of 2013

We take a look back at 25 of the most iconic moments from the world of rugby union in 2013 (in no particular order). 1. The Lions Emerge Victorious After two cagey tests left the Lions and the Wallabies tied ahead of the final test, Warren Gatland’s men stormed to a 16 – 41 final test victory and consigned Australia …

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Saracens v Leicester – No Muddy Pitch Here!

After a fortnight of Heineken Cup rugby which had seen both English teams benefit from back to back victories albeit different in style on the second weekend with Saracens posting a huge 64 points to Zebre’s 3 and Leicester scraping a 15 to 14 victory against Montpellier in France.  My day started with one of my other favourite games, cricket, …

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Bernard Jackman – An Irishman in France

The Amlin Cup fixture between London Wasps and Grenoble gave me a chance to meet and interview the newly announced head coach of the French team Bernard Jackman.  Having done a bit of research I knew I was going to meet an interesting man but I had no idea just how interesting.  Following on from my interview with Hugh Vyvyan …

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Will Sam Tomkins be England’s ‘Ronaldo’ at the Rugby World Cup?

World’s most expensive rugby league player is setting his sights on the Rugby Union World Cup. In many team sports, the burden of turning the game around and win the match sometimes falls on the shoulders of one man. In football, for instance, Cristiano Ronaldo is credited for Real Madrid and the Portuguese National Team’s superb showings in the UEFA …

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Harlequins v Racing Metro – A Team v Individual Superstars

My second Heineken Cup game of the weekend took me to a very wet and windy Twickenham; thanks to the unlucky work pattern of mad Quins fan (not mad as such, just mad about her team) Sue.  It was rude not to start the day with Henry, Sue’s husband, at the lovely Patisserie Valerie in the High Street and to …

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Saracens V Zebre – This Time I Was There!

Having survived a weekend with no live sport round two of the back to back Heineken Cup games arrived.  Where would I find myself with only two weekends before Christmas to go? Why, watching two live games of course!  The first being my team Saracens return fixture against Zebre and the second Harlequins looking for a double win over the …

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13 Types of Players You Find in a Rugby Team

Rugby truly is one of the most all-inclusive sports out there, whether little or large, fast or slow, there is a place in the team for you. Below we take a look at 13 different types of players you will find in any rugby team. The Hero Usually found – Back row/centre The guy who always performs but never shouts …

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The Many P*** Faces of Israel Dagg

Over the last couple of seasons it has become increasingly obvious that Israel Dagg has a penchant for something a little bit more than rugby. Take a look at the images below and let us know what you think! Feel Free to ShareFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin

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