Richard Parks, the former Wales flanker, is this week’s ultimate saint as he achieved the fastest ever solo, unsupported and unassisted journey to the South Pole by a Briton, and the first by a Welsh national. Parks, 36, reached the pole on 4 January, having taken 29 days, 19 hours and 24 minutes to ski there from the geographical coastline of Antarctica
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England’s chances of their first Six Nations title in eight years received a blow with confirmation that key second row Courtney Lawes is out of the Championship.
Lawes limped out of Saturday’s Aviva Premiership loss against Leicester and a scan on his knee injury has shown medial ligament damage, according to Northampton head coach Jim Mallinder.
Martin Johnson was already without the…
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By Paul Morgan, Editor of Rugby World Magazine
Forget the 19-9 scoreline this was a much, much bigger victory for Australia than it suggests, but with the heart ripped out of the England squad by injuries (just five left from the side that started the last Six Nations game against Scotland!) nothing else was ever going to happen. England are 7th…