In The Mag

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Rugby Rant: ‘Forwards rugby’ a drab spectacle

THE SIGHT of two colossal packs throwing the proverbial kitchen sink at each other is becoming all too common in the northern hemisphere. This year’s Six Nations was far from…

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Hotshots: Young Welsh rugby star Harri Evans

You’re now at RGC 1404, but when did you first play rugby? I started when I was seven, at Llandudno, and stayed there until U16s. Did you do other sports? …

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Rugby World – September 2013 edition contents

THERE’S a real treat in store for rugby fans this month – with a souvenir edition of Rugby World. Celebrating the British & Irish Lions’ epic series win in Australia,…

Dinner anyone? Jolie

30 minutes with… James O’Connor

RUGBY WORLD: Who are the jokers in the Wallaby squad? JAMES O’CONNOR: Kurtley Beale is one of the characters, he’s quite an extrovert and gets all the boys up. He…

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Hotshot: Jonathan Pelissie (Grenoble)

When did you first play rugby? I started playing at school and in my village when I was six. I went to Brive when I was 18, but couldn’t get into…

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Hotshot: Tom Daly (Leinster)

How did you get into rugby? I played nearly every sport when I was a kid, but I was big for my age so that’s why I started to focus on…