Three bust-kateers: Burger, Botha and McCaw

Rugby World: Tell us about your sabbatical Richie McCaw: I’d had a couple of injuries over the previous couple of years. My body was OK, it was more the mental…

Where the magic happens: Wales Centre of Excellence, where a lot of the conditioning work is down

IN OUR Pro Insight in the April edition of the mag, our writer heads to Wales’ Centre of Excellence to run through some of the teams conditioning drills. Below is…

Guess the result?: Jonathan Davies is delighted

GOOD OLD Sonny Bill. Not content with winning a Rugby World Cup in Union and League, he’s now decided he wants to top that by winning a second Union World…

Lucky Leinster: Darren Hudson wriggles past Kristina Baller

By Richard Grainger With just two matches to go in the pool stages of the British & Irish Cup only two groups look to be decided, while for nine clubs…

Cuddle time: Beauxis celebrates Toulouse's win over Connacht

By Charlie Morgan  15. Luke Arscott (Exeter Chiefs) With characteristic defiance, the Chiefs carried the fight to the European champions in their own back yard at times. Statistics for full-backs…

"No, no, no!": Jacky Lorenzetti has shown his distaste

By Gavin Mortimer Paul Goze claims he doesn’t play poker but the English clubs have called his bluff. The president of the LNR, the body that runs the Top 14,…