The 2016 World Rugby Awards

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Last Word On Rugby, by Molly Smith. Following the thrilling 2015 Rugby World Cup, these past 12 months in the world of rugby shows the exponential growth, and increasing standard of the game. In a year where we saw rugby reintroduced back into the Olympic Games, the success following the World Cup has been ideal. […] READ MORE


England Rugby Squad Injuries No Excuse According to Eddie Jones

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From Last Word on Rugby, Steve Kendall England are approaching the upcoming series of Autumn Internationals with a depleted squad stripped of a number of positional first choices and in some cases 2nd and 3rd picks also. England Rugby Squad Injuries No Excuse According to Eddie Jones The injury list includes James Haskell, George Kruis, […] READ MORE


Lions Tour Contenders, The Starting XV

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It appears the that the Lions coach will be announced by 6th September,  but which players going on this summers performances will be on the Lions tour to New Zealand? Due to the physicality of the New Zealand tour a larger squad will be needed, so here is our proposed starting XV for the first Test […] READ MORE


Contenders for Green Flag Forward of the Season

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As the ‘business end’ of the rugby season approaches, naturally it’s time to reflect back on the year and take note of exceptional moments and, of course, players that have graced the field. The 2015/16 season has been a unusual compared to others; the later start to the season due to the World Cup meant […] READ MORE


Players to Keep Your Eye On in the 2016 Six Nations

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The 2016 Six Nations promises to be as entertaining and rivalrous as ever. England and France have undergone coaching staff overhauls, which has ultimately led to squad changes and the appointment of new captains. For Rory Best, Guilhem Guirado, and Dylan Hartley (interestingly all hookers), the opportunity to lead out their nations in this prestigious […] READ MORE