Cruel Summer: why it may be a June to forget for northern hemisphere nations

So after last Saturday and the drama of the northern hemisphere ‘finals’ weekend (where Messieurs O’Driscoll and Wilkinson signed off with wins, and the Northampton Saints won their first ever title in the final minute of extra-time) you’d be forgiven for thinking that rugby this side of the equator would put its proverbial feet up…

We’re begging for a New Year’s Resolution

Avid readers of Wales Watching (which both of you are) will realise that there’s been a lack of blog posts in the past month and a bit, for which I can only apologise.  There were many reasons for this, the first being that I was in a bit of a sulk.  Yes, following on from…