Heineken Cup

Munster make the most of home fortress

Munster make the most of home fortress

Munster accept they face a “must win” match against Jonny Wilkinson and big spenders Toulon at Thomond Park on Saturday as the past masters of battling to the final whistle…

Byron Kelleher

Toulouse going for back to back titles

TOULOUSE TARGET A FIFTH TITLE The 16thseason of European club rugby’s elite tournament kicks-off on Friday and Toulouse will open the defence of their Heineken Cup crown in a “Clash…

VIew from the Stands – Danny Cipriani

VIew from the Stands – Danny Cipriani

By Rugby World reader Mark Shanahan Watching Danny Cipriani slot three penalties on Sunday to ensure a win for Wasps over Sarries was bittersweet. It was great to see ‘England’s-next-big-thing’…

Super 14 – super stuff

Super 14 – super stuff

By Rugby World reader, Steve Heath You join me this week in a very sad mood as one of my best friends is in a coma. I did warn him…

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…

What's hot and what's not – in December 2009

What's hot and what's not – in December 2009

What’s Hot and Not from December! From Rugby World reader, Larissa Falls Got any to add? Hot: England U18/U19’s… Assured victories notched by both against Australian Schools. With fierce forwards,…

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…

What's hot and what's not in October

What's hot and what's not in October

From Rugby World reader, Larissa Falls Got any to add? Hot: Sevenss Olympic Inclusion…A wonderful thought for grass roots rugby, global exposure, and spectator entertainment! Just think; Fiji with the…