Alan Dymock

Alan Dymock

Alan is the features editor at Rugby World. He specialises in long-reads and detailed studies, as well as stories of far-flung events and quirky characters.

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Lions chairman Jason Leonard

Lions chairman Jason Leonard Life in Pictures LEADING THE CHARGE (1997, above) “This is the first game of the 1997 British & Irish Lions tour and I was captain because…

Lions home game

Remembering the last Lions home game In May 2005, the British & Irish Lions took to the Principality Stadium, then known as the Millennium Stadium, to take on Argentina. It…

Rugby's Fight For Gen Z

Rugby’s Fight For Gen Z BACK IN September 2020, Mark Cuban, the billionaire businessman and owner of the Dallas Mavericks NBA team, tweeted out a piece from the American outlet…

Get to know England centre Ollie Lawrence

There’s ambition. There’s drive with ball in hand too. There’s a laser focus to rival Cyclops from X-Men. But those are just small parts of what makes up Worcester and…

Remembering the day France played the Lions

Remembering the day France played the Lions It was, as it turned out, once-in-a-lifetime stuff. “Yes, I remember,” says former scrum-half Pierre Berbizier, captain of France that day in 1989.…