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John Barclay during training

John Barclay – Glasgow and Scotland

Rugby World headed north into Warrior territory to catch up with John ‘JB’ Barclay to chat about getting lost all the time, his pre-match routine, and having a short attention…

Blues captain Paul Tito

Paul Tito – Cardiff Blues

The Blues captain, famous for his flame red hair, took some time out to chat to Rugby World about nicknames, pre-match routines, strangling Jason Spice and being slightly fearful of…

Alun Wyn Jones getting a little too close for comfort

Alun Wyn Jones – Ospreys and Wales

The recent Law graduate sat down with Rugby World to chat about superstitions, life outside rugby – potentially starting another degree [apparently Law wasn't hard enough], and how many find…

Mark Jones making his escape

Mark Jones – Llanelli Scarlets and Wales

Rugby World caught up with Welsh funnyman Mark ‘Boycie’ Jones during France 2007 to chat about nicknames, Girls Aloud, and being at war with Dwayne Peel. RUGBY WORLD: We hear…

John Hayes - Who knew his weakness is laughter

Donncha O’Callaghan – Munster and Ireland

Rugby World caught up with the Irish and Munster lock about all things comical. His phobia of cotton wool, being a brutal singer, taking ducks into a Munster management meeting…

Rowland Phillips - Aironi coach take on Munster this week

Rowland Phillips – Wales

When Rowland Phillips was still a player, he spoke to Rugby World about practical jokes, there being no life outside rugby and becoming the embarrassing uncle at weddings. Don’t be…

Ryan Jones

Ryan Jones – Ospreys and Wales

All round funny man and once polled as Wales’ Sexiest Man, Ryan Jones chats to Rugby World about being starstruck, his philosophy on life and wanting to be Superman. RUGBY…

john fogarty leinster

Fogarty and McCormack retire

Leinster Rugby can today announce the immediate retirements due to injury of two great servants for Leinster and Irish rugby; hooker John Fogarty (concussion) and prop Ronan McCormack (neck). Leinster…

munster fans

Magners League round 6 preview

Following on from two rounds of European competition, the focus this weekend returns to the Magners League, starting with three games on Friday night, one each in Ireland, Scotland, and…

Muldoon returns for Connacht

Muldoon returns for Connacht

Eric Elwood has named his squad that will face Rugby I Cavalieri, Prato on Saturday. With Jamie Hagan being rested Barry Fa’amusili makes his debut in the squad whilst newcomers…