Owain Jones

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Owain is the Editor of Rugby World Magazine. When he's away from his desk he's obsessed with Liverpool FC, gadgets and waxing lyrical about how good an athlete he was before injury struck him growing up in Cardiff

He's #Finnocent: Dan Biggar takes a tumble, a nation is enraged (Pic Inpho)

Six Nations wrap: The Alternative awards 2015

Award for the best use of social media – #Finnocent As Dan Biggar, arch proponent of the ‘kick and collect’ took to the air, Finn Russell, turned, like a deer…

Paul O'Connell

Six Nations: Team of the tournament

Any Six Nations team is bound to be contentious, so with the hide of a rhino, I’ve picked the best team in the tournament. So without further ado, here it…

Auld Enemy: Scotland contested the Calcutta Cup but were unable to come away with a first win since 1983 at Twickenham

Six Nations: Five things we learnt – Scotland

Thank goodness for… Jonny Gray, Blair Cowan and most importantly Stuart Hogg. These three players continue to perform well, even as those around them fluctuate wildly from the sublime to…

Geoff Parling

Geoff Parling – preparation for game day

After the misfortune of a knee injury just days before England‘s game in Cardiff, Leicester Tiger lock Geoff Parling is back in the squad for the visit of Scotland on…

Six Nations

Six Nations fixtures 2017

The 2017 Six Nations fixtures have been unveiled giving rugby supporter the chance to start putting money away in their piggy-banks for seven-weeks of rugby-induced shenanigans. Fixtures that catch the…

Six Nations

Six Nations fixtures 2016

The 2016 Six Nations fixtures have been announced giving rugby fans the opportunity to start making their travel plans for seven-weeks of rugby induced revellery. Games that immediately catch the…

Adam Jones

Adam Jones’ drop-goal masterclass

Everyone’s favourite tight-head Adam Jones caused much mirth last month with his unexpected attempt at a drop-goal against Munster, that dropped just short of the posts – although, we should…

Robin Copeland

Robin Copeland’s video comedy capers

Robin Copeland was a big favourite with the players and fans at the Arms Park while he was with the Cardiff Blues and when he went back home to Munster…

Nathan Sharpe

Nathan Sharpe: Rugby’s best locks

At the Dubai Sevens we caught up with Wallaby great Nathan Sharpe. In a stellar 14-year career former Queensland Red and Western Force lock Sharpe won 116 caps, played in three World Cups…