BREAKING NEWS: WRU & Regions sign £60m six-year agreement

Unless you’ve been living under a rock called ‘pays little attention to Welsh Rugby’ for the last eighteen months or so, you’ll be all too aware of a bitter and divisive spat between the Welsh Rugby Union and Wales’ four professional teams (‘Regions’) that had threaten to rip apart the professional game in Wales.  If you…

WOMEN’S RUGBY WORLD CUP: Finals Day Preview

Monday morning.  Red Rugby Towers™. Production meeting.  A hushed murmur in the room.  Suddenly, one blogger type parps up, “So, what’s this week’s post going to be about then?”  A hurried flick through the hallowed International Rugby Calendar™ reveals a certain Bledisloe Cup game is being played in Sydney this Saturday.  The All Blacks are…

Remember, remember the Tier 2s this November

Ah the 5th November: the day us Brits commemorate the burning of a catholic dissenter with the lighting of fireworks (that’s the basic gist, right?).  Safe to say the November series of internationals has yet to spark into life following the routine demolition job by New Zealand over Japan and the rather subdued and sloppy…