Brian O’Driscoll

Toulouse the team to beat in Heineken

Toulouse the team to beat in Heineken

By Paul Morgan, editor of Rugby World Magazine Toulouse should be confirmed as the red-hot favourites for the Heineken Cup, after the quarter-finals were confirmed and semi-finals drawn. The three-time…

2009 – What a year!

2009 – What a year!

By Stephen Thomas, Rugby World reader So 2009; what a year! There have been many ups and downs; many tales to tell. I’m going to be here every month reviewing…

Rugby World Player and Team of the Decade

Rugby World Player and Team of the Decade

By Paul Morgan, editor of Rugby World Magazine The new edition of Rugby World goes on sale today with our Player and Team of the Decade announced. But what do…

Llanelli Scarlets v Leinster – Verdict

Llanelli Scarlets v Leinster – Verdict

By Rugby World editor, Paul Morgan LEINSTER blew Llanelli away at Parc y Scarlets (32-7), but the game proved (if it needed proving) that the worries about rugby’s laws are…

The Celtic Perspective – Part 2

The Celtic Perspective – Part 2

By Rugby World reader Ken FitzGerald Once more unto the breach dear friends…. This famous quote is from Shakespeare’s play Henry the V. The breach in the quote refers to…

Rugby union: Lions 2009 – first Test verdict

Rugby union: Lions 2009 – first Test verdict

From Paul Morgan, editor of Rugby World Magazine One of the greatest matches in the history of the British and Irish Lions finished with 30 players and almost 48,000 fans…