Alan Dymock

Alan Dymock

Alan joined Rugby World as a Features Writer in November 2013. A prop in his playing days back in Scotland, he is fond of any story based around tours and trips abroad. The exotic face of Rugby World.

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Could video analysis be player safety's next frontier?

Could automated video analysis make rugby safer? It all began with a cheetah’s tail. And robots. Dr Amir Patel, a senior lecturer in the department of electrical engineering at the…

Scotland v France preview

Autumn Nations Cup Scotland v France preview It was always likely to come down to these two, but few would have suspected that we would have an Autumn Nations Cup…

Tadhg Leader

When Tadhg Leader says he loves kicking, he ain’t joking. “On Christmas Day, my brother and I would go out,” he begins. “We’d get balls and tees for Christmas and…

Autumn Nations Cup Scotland v Italy Preview

Autumn Nations Cup Italy v Scotland Preview Italy v Scotland in the Autumn Nations Cup: A new competition, a familiar fixture, a venue the Scots don’t know, on a streaming…

LIFE AT the sugar mill was, well, pretty sweet. “Cruisey” is, in fact, how Richie Arnold describes the laid-back life of driving loaders in New South Wales. He had, by…

Six Nations Wales v Scotland preview

Six Nations Wales v Scotland preview The last weekend of the 2020 Six Nations is upon us… Finally. And the big weekend kicks off with Wales hosting Scotland. Back in…