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David Strettle – Saracens, Harlequins and England

Just before ‘Ducks’ moved across London from Harlequins to Saracens, he took some time out to chat about pitch antics, diy disasters and Darth Vader. Plus the North/South divide. RUGBY…

Funny man Will Ferrell

Steffon Armitage – London Irish and England

Rugby World caught up with ‘BA Barracus’ to chat about achievements outside rugby, practical jokes and finding it hard to live without his bed. RUGBY WORLD: What’s the funniest thing…

nicky robinson gloucester

Nicky Robinson – Gloucester and Wales

Rugby World caught up with ‘Dai’ while he was just settling in to life in the Cotswolds. We spoke about his chocolate lab Frasier, favourite jokes, and life after rugby.…

Carl Hayman leading the Haka

Carl Hayman – Toulon, Newcastle and New Zealand

Rugby World caught up with the famous All Black while he was still at Newcastle Falcons to talk about pre-season training, the ‘pain train’, and living the ‘Good Life’ after…

Andy Powell on tour with the Lions to South Africa

Andy Powell – Wasps and Wales

Prior to making the headlines about his party hard ways, Andy chatted to Rugby World about The Lions Tour to South Africa, life after rugby, and [worryingly] fake tan. RUGBY…

Nathan Hines spending time with fans

Nathan Hines – Leinster and Scotland

RUGBY WORLD: What are your nicknames? NATHAN HINES: Wagga, Hinesy and Simon Taylor likes to call me Charles, but that hasn’t caught on. He has a history of making up…

Jean de Villiers at a Springbok training session

Jean de Villiers – Stormers and South Africa

Just before the 2007 Lions tour kicked off Rugby World caught up with the Boks’ centre, chatting about embarrassing moments, his amazing party trick, and being scared of thunder and…

Max Evans taking everything in his stride

Max Evans – Glasgow and Scotland

Before Max had to deal with the idea of his brother never returning to contact sport, he took some time out to chat to Rugby World about golfing forfeits, learning…

Joe Worsley during an England practise day

Joe Worsley – Wasps and England

He’s been capped over 300 times for Wasps and made over 70 appearances for England, so its safe to say that Joe’s one of the most reliable players the game…

Irish joker Tommy Bowe

Tommy Bowe – Ospreys and Ireland

Ireland wing and all-round funnyman , took some time out to chat with Rugby World about nicknames, old school cars, practical jokes and party tricks. He also proves that he’s…