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Toulon ready for Europe

Toulon ready for Europe

Toulon were one of the “nearly men” of Europe last season – Amlin Challenge Cup finalists and French Championship semi-finalists – and captain Joe van Niekerk believes the Heineken Cup…

Australia 20 England 21 – How did they do it?

Australia 20 England 21 – How did they do it?

UNEXPECTED victories against a big rival taste all the sweeter and that was definitely the case here in Sydney when England beat Australia. Martin Johnson’s men were written off by…

View from the Sofa – England v Ireland

View from the Sofa – England v Ireland

By Rugby World reader, Mark Shanahan Don’t bet on the Rose!! I was at Twickenham on Saturday. Well I say Twickenham, I actually got as far as Feltham dropping off…

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…

The verdict from Wasps v Newcastle

The verdict from Wasps v Newcastle

By Paul Morgan, editor of Rugby World Magazine Wasps 6 Newcastle 12 It’s not often a loosehead prop is made man of the match but in Jon Golding Newcastle have…

England v Australia – Verdict

England v Australia – Verdict

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…

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…