March 2012

dummy pass

Step-By-Step Guide: Selling A Dummy

SELLING A dummy – pretending you’re about to pass but then keeping the ball yourself – is a great trick to have in your locker. “There’s no better feeling than…

Jones back in 2003 - Australia

Journey through rugby – Adam Jones

Adam Jones made his Wales debut in 2003 and has gone on to play in three World Cups and win 75 caps for his country. He also impressed when playing…

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Maintain Speed and Sharpness

It’s important to keep on top of your speed for the end of the season, says Darren Grewcock… Quick feet into pass Working in small 5m grids, combine high-knee, quick-feet…

England U17 star

Future Faces – Zach Kibirige and Robin Hislop

Zach Kibirige (Newcastle) Newcastle may be going through a torrid time in the Aviva Premiership, but one man who is clearly thriving in the Falcons environment is academy back Zach…

Straight lines please

David Flatman explores current scrum problems

There’s lots of talk about the state of the scrummage in the modern game. Whenever the topic is brought up, strong opinions on how this should be remedied follow, writes…

Maggie with Lawrence and Will during the RWC 2015 launch

Chill-out chat with Maggie Alphonsi

RUGBY WORLD: What is your role with England 2015? Maggie Alphonsi: I’m an ambassador for the 2015 Rugby World Cup and my job is to promote the tournament. RW: There’s…

Munster team Cashel are  thriving in their first taste of senior rugby

Cashel – Team of the Month (December 2011)

How well the successful blending of youth and experience is demonstrated at Cashel, from rural Munster. Howard Stanley and Emmet Hall, both 21, sandwich 22-year-old hooker Dave McCormack in the…

The time has come! Who deserves the trophy this year?

Rugby World – March 2012 edition contents

THE LATEST issue of Rugby World is packed with Six Nations goodness! We’ve got in-depth interviews with those involved in all six countries, a guide to the strengths and weaknesses…