WORLD CUP DIARY: England v Wales

Our second ‘World Cup Diary’ takes us to Twickenham and that game between England and Wales last weekend. Robert Harding was not only lucky enough to be there, but he also sang the anthems on the pitch. Here he gives us his take on one extraordinary day… This is the story of one of the…

The brand new Old Rivalry

If you had asked me before last Friday whether the Six Nations title would still be up for grabs come the Wales v England match in Cardiff, I would have said “Of course not”!  It went without saying that the English would put enough points on the board against Italy to ensure that the idea…

O Captain! My Captain!

First things first, it was another intriguing (if at times unspectacular) weekend of Six Nations rugby.  Wales produced, what’s being called, a ‘clinical’ performance to beat the Italians in Rome.  Another description would be a ‘dull as dishwater’ performance, but then the weather was pretty atrocious and winning away is never easy.  That said, I couldn’t…