Peceli Yato

With A year still 
to go on Peceli Yato’s contract, and the player himself saying 
“I really want to stay – it’s like home”, it wasn’t exactly panic stations for…

Maxime Médard

THE EMAIL from former Toulouse and France hero Yannick Nyanga offers a few thoughts, but nestled 
in there is a significant musing about Maxime Médard. “The comeback to his best…

George Smith grapples with New Zealand

George Smith became the youngest man to hit 100 Tests when starting against New Zealand aged 29 years and four days, no shock that the openside is now considered one…

Os du Randt

Introducing the South African loosehead prop, who has made one of our ten positional spots for the greatest players

Thierry Dusautoir of France

Thierry Dusautoir won the IRB Player of the Year award in 2011 - the same year as the All Blacks won the World Cup - such was the French openside's…