WORLD CUP SHIRTS: The good, the bad and the ugly

The Rugby World Cup is the highest profile and, arguably, most important tournament in the game.  So you would think that every team would want to kit their players out in the finest attire possible.  The eyes of the world are watching after all.  But some of the shirts on offer this year…geesh!  Red Rugby…

SUMMER TOURS 2014: Second weekend predictions

Apologies that there isn’t a fuller piece here this week on, oh I don’t know, England’s courageous showing in Auckland last Saturday or the Welsh attempt to notch up a win against the Springboks for the first time since 1999.  It’s been a busy seven days, what with new European Cup draws, the WRU’s looming…

Judgement Day for David, Roger and WRU Board?

These are dangerous days for the men at the top of the Welsh Rugby Union.  Yes, Roger Lewis (Group Chief Executive) and David Pickering (Chairman of the WRU Board) are well and truly under the cosh at present as they fight a battle on two fronts.  On the one side they know time is running…