Beatrice Asprey

Bea Asprey - Rugby World Staff Writer

Bea has been part of the staff at Rugby World since 2009. A lifelong fan of Ealing Trailfinders, Bea can also tell you everything you need to know about our fitness section.

Jonny Wilkinson

You can still get Rugby World Cup tickets!

IF YOU were disappointed when the results of the Rugby World Cup 2015 ticket ballot dropped into your inbox, then don’t despair – you still have a chance to go…

Parmiter's School

Meet our Lucozade Sport competition winners!

WE WERE overwhelmed with interest from our amateur readers when we announced that we were teaming up with Lucozade Sport’s Kit-Out Project at the start of this season. The scheme…

nicky smith

Hotshots: Ospreys prop Nicky Smith

When did you first play rugby? I started at U10 level with Waunarlwydd. Where do you play?  I was actually a No 8 at the start, but as we got…

max clark

Hotshots: Bath centre Max Clark

When did you first play? I played a little in London, then we moved to Dorset when I was seven or eight and I played at North Dorset rugby club…

akira ioane

Hotshots: New Zealand sevens star Akira Ioane

How have you found playing for the All Blacks Sevens team? I didn’t think I’d ever play sevens for New Zealand. I always thought of it as a backyard game…

Peadar Timmins

Hotshots: Leinster back-row Peadar Timmins

How long have you played for Ireland U20? Since last year’s Junior World Cup. I played this year’s Six Nations and went to the JWC. How are JWCs to play…