England confirmed they will prepare for Rugby World Cup 2011 with three warm-up games in August next year. Team Manager Martin Johnson’s side will face Wales at Twickenham Stadium on…

Practial joker Stephen ‘Hoilsey’ Hoiles sat down with Rugby World at the end of France 2007 so we could get to know him better. We chatted about an ongoing war…

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…

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A new blog written by teenage Rugby World reader Ben Mcintosh ☺ England v Australia – Ashton the new Jason Robinson?? ☺ Thoughts on Soane Tonga’ulha being player of the…

England 26 Samoa 13 – The Verdict

By Paul Morgan, editor Well, if someone asked you to predict what was going to happen at Twickenham it might have gone something like this: Samoa will hit England into…

tom rees wasps

When the Wasps flanker was still finding his feet at the beginning of his career he chatted to Rugby World about training with the Marines, eating planets, messing around and…

Before the Welsh prop was forced to retire due to neck injuries, he sat down with Rugby World to chat about his kids, travelling, Matthew Rees, Band Aid and being…

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…