The archetypical 'chopper': Richard Hill

Lions 2013: The bloody battle in the back-row

AFTER SEVEN practice games, culminating with the decidedly docile Rebels as well as a test match, you’d have thought that the battle for the back-row would be all but resolved.…

Pack pals: Court at Lions training with Ian Evans and Richie Gray

Lions 2013 Player Profile: Tom Court

COURT has been a regular in the Ireland squad since February 2009 and has accumulated 32 caps, but only eight Tests starts. The Australia-born prop converted from shot-putting to rugby…

Inside Running Academy

Diary of a new academy recruit in NZ – Part One

Dan Ward-Smith, the former England back-row and Inside Running Academy Manager, tells us how Rugby World competition winner Ken Murray is enjoying his first few weeks in New Zealand…