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Gordon D’Arcy – Leinster and Ireland

Rugby World spoke to the self confessed coffe fiend about clumsiness on the pitch, dream travelling ideas and his easily embarrassed nature maiking him an easy target for practical jokes.…

Irish joker Tommy Bowe

Tommy Bowe – Ospreys and Ireland

Ireland wing and all-round funnyman , took some time out to chat with Rugby World about nicknames, old school cars, practical jokes and party tricks. He also proves that he’s…

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…

What's Hot and What's Not

What's Hot and What's Not

From Rugby World reader, Larissa Falls Got any to add? Hot: Women’s Rugby… Matches at Twickenham and Stade de France following the men’s were great advertisements and should become regular…

The Celtic Perspective – Part 3

The Celtic Perspective – Part 3

The Ice Man Cometh…. If Ronan O‘Gara was having sleepless nights after his lions tour this summer then Jonathan Sextons outstanding international debut will have done nothing to cure the…

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…