1. England Finish Rugby Six Nations With Convincing Win Over Scotland

    The first five minutes were played at incredible pace with lots of open continuity play from both teams. The stage was set for a great Calcutta Cup confrontation. Soon, though, it seems England's ill-discipline might creep in...

    Alex Guest Written by Alex Guest about over 5 years ago 178 reads 0 comments

  2. Welsh Teach Australia a Lesson in Continuity Rugby

    What a superb game! An awesome start from the Welsh. Three minutes in and Shane Williams scores in the corner, completing a move he started with a break in the midfield...

    Alex Guest Written by Alex Guest about almost 6 years ago 237 reads 0 comments

  3. England Must Beat All Blacks to Avoid Seven Years of Rugby Misery

    On Monday, 1st December, the draw will be made for the Rugby World Cup 2011. The top four ranked countries will qualify in Band One and will avoid each other in the pool stages. Band Two will be the next four ranked teams, and Band Three, teams 9-12...

    Alex Guest Written by Alex Guest about almost 6 years ago 184 reads 0 comments

  4. Open Mic: IOC Fails to Catch Drug Cheats at Beijing Olympics 2008

    I remember how easy Ben Johnson made it look in 1988, taking the gold in the 100m with a new world record of 9.79. That was Stanozolol, a synthetic anabolic androgenic steroid derived from testosterone...

    Alex Guest Written by Alex Guest about 6 years ago 2,557 reads 2 comments

  5. Michael Phelps Is Good, Team Great Britain Delivers the Best

    Michael Phelps' achievement is pretty awesome. Yes, it's amazing. Nevertheless, it'll come as a surprise to many Americans out there that it's just a footnote in the media over here in the UK...

    Alex Guest Written by Alex Guest about 6 years ago 432 reads 4 comments

  6. Tyson Gay Is Out of The 100m

    Who could have thought it? One of the three favourites to win the 100m is out. Tyson Gay could only achieve fifth place in the semis and will be watching the battle between Usain Bolt and Asafa Powell from the sidelines...

    Alex Guest Written by Alex Guest about 6 years ago 246 reads 0 comments

  7. Open Mic: Can Phelps And Co Beat the Home Team in Beijing?

    A week into the Olympics and China is riding high, with a comfortable lead over the United States in the gold medal tally. What stands out for the disinterested British observer is the way in which the two nations have gone about getting their medals...

    Alex Guest Written by Alex Guest about 6 years ago 411 reads 0 comments

  8. ELVs: IRB Issues License To Thrill

    With only five weeks to go until my club’s season steams into full action—I’ll be absent, getting married—it’s time to take a proper look at the thirteen Experimental Law Variations (ELVs)...

    Alex Guest Written by Alex Guest about 6 years ago 253 reads 0 comments