Rugby World Cup 2015

France faced up to the Haka, and also faced an automatic £2,500 fine

Dimitri Yachvili and his World Cup moments

I am so proud of my team-mates for the way we played in the World Cup final. We showed pride in our jersey and incredible team spirit. Clearly we’re disappointed…

The final whistle of the tournament

Craig Joubert recaps his World Cup tournament

The New Zealand people came out to support the World Cup and it was a magnificent tournament. It was the games around the country, in smaller places like New Plymouth,…

The curse of the All Black #10

Cruden avoids surgery

All Blacks replacement #10 Aaron Cruden will not require surgery on his knee injury, sustained against France, during the Rugby World Cup final in Auckland on Sunday. The All Black…

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Journey through rugby – Richard Wigglesworth

Richard Wigglesworth is one of three scrum-halves England took to New Zealand as part of their World Cup squad. Here the Saracen takes us through his rugby journey… My hero…

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Meet the one club Man – Louis Deacon

The professional era has made the concept of a ‘one-club man’ seem as outdated as cotton shirts and players having a pint (or ten) with the opposition after a match.…

Despite his team coming second, Thierry Dusautoir has been named the IRB Player of the Year

Thierry Dusautoir named IRB Player of the Year

France captain Thierry Dusautoir has been named the IRB Player of the Year at the 2011 IRB Awards in association with Emirates Airline, during a star-studded ceremony at Vector Arena…

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World Cup Final – The Verdict

By Sarah Mockford, Rugby World Features Editor at Eden Park NEW ZEALAND’S wait is over. They are world champions once again and Richie McCaw is the first All Black to…