THE VIEW FROM DOWN UNDER: Switching Codes…Are Rugby League players really any good?

In the latest of his posts from the land of the Vegemite sandwich, John Aussie takes a look at the thorny issue of the rugby players who switch codes… The big news from last week was that Rugby League Superstar™ Sam Burgess is to join rugby union side Bath in a bid to make it…

Welsh to get the Lions’ share

With the eagerly-awaited announcement of the 2013 British & Irish Lions squad taking place tomorrow, this week’s blog makes a valiant (but probably foolhardy) attempt to predict the 37 faces that will be displayed behind Warren Gatland’s Sontaran-like head (thanks to the souped-up Graphics Department of Sky Sports) come Tuesday 30th April.  The fixtures of…