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Once upon a time: Heath Stevens

Championship blog: Round 17 wrap

Action from round 17 of the GKIPA Championship leaves the play-off slots looking likely to be berthed by the clubs currently occupying the top four positions.

Tight call: Rhodri Evans is preferred over Samson Lee

Wales: Five things we’ve learned in February

The statements from the WRU and Regional Rugby Wales (RRW) continued unabated in February. It’s no surprise. In fact during the last six months both have issued more statements than…

Stuart Hogg Pumps Up the Ball

Stuart Hogg Pumps Up the Ball

Here our Scottish cover star for April, Stuart Hogg, tries his hand at the Pump Up the Ball Challenge...

Aware of the issues: Rowntree, Lancaster and Farrell

England worthy of measured praise

“Let’s all laugh at England. One win and they think they’re world-beaters.” If you’ve managed to scan social media this week, the chances are that this sentiment has popped up.…

Rugby World trains with Wales

Rugby World trains with Wales

A few weeks back our writer, Alan Dymock, tried his hand at training like a Wales international – albeit at much less intensity. The results left him a little red

Lynchpin: Sexton oozed class with Ireland

Six Nations: Round 3 – Team of the weekend

IT WAS a rip-roaring Round 3, where France and Ireland lost their chance of a Grand Slam and England and Wales moved back into contention for the Six Nations title.…

Putting in a shift: Richie Gray

Scotland: Five things we learned v Italy

THE SCOTLAND result was one that brought out relief. The kind of relief that has spectators and coaches strapped to oxygen tanks, so taxing was the enormous sigh everyone let…