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Rory Bes

Lions 2013: A fine line to tread in Perth

A PIPELINE laid in 1903 to transport water from Perth to the goldfields 500km away in Kalgoorlie secured Western Australia’s future; making it feasible to mine meant the state could…

A showman and a smasher: Will Luther Burell play in the Argentina Tests?

England and their choices in Argentina

BLITZING PAST an amalgam of Argentinean, Uruguayan, Chilean and Brazilian players on Saturday, the England team kicked off their South American summer tour in fine style. A hat-trick was registered…

Back in the big time: Falcons will be competing for this

Falcons fly back into the Premiership

THERE WILL undoubtedly have been roars of delight as Newcastle Falcons clambered out of the Championship at the first time of asking, but for one man watching Falcons 31-24 victory…

Feeling the heat: The British and Irish Lions brave the humidity in Hong Kong to prepare for the opener against the Barbarians

Lions 2013: The tour opener statistics

By Alan Dymock On the eve of the opening match in sticky Hong Kong we ask: have you ever wondered how the British and Irish Lions have fared in their…

GG's Guys: The 2004 Brumbies

Mourad Boudjellal and rugby’s Cup Winners’ Cup

THE PHRASE more money than sense exists purely for moments when expensive splurges make the headlines. Building an exact replica of the Titanic or trying to circumnavigate the globe in…