Archive for August, 2007

The little picture

Friday, August 31st, 2007 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Here’s a thing. I think ITV might make a decent fist of the Rugby World Cup.Up for the cup: but will ITV's coverage pass the test?I know, I know. They’ve ... Read more..

Premiership plays football at numbers game

Friday, August 31st, 2007 Posted in independent | No Comments »

The World Cup is almost upon us, but the Guinness Premiership ? firmly established as the leading domestic tournament in the game and envied by every major rugby nation with ... Read more..

Ashton declares Corry will be fit for start of World Cup

Thursday, August 30th, 2007 Posted in independent | No Comments »

With the World Cup now just eight days away, upbeat bulletins are the just what the doctor ordered and in this regard Brian Ashton's clipboard was positively booming at Twickenham ... Read more..

Rugby’s chancers

Wednesday, August 29th, 2007 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Is Richie McCaw the biggest chancer in world rugby? Or can Schalk Burger lay claim to that accolade? Big bloke, Schalk. If he wants it he can have it.Chancer: All Blacks captain Richie ... Read more..

Scotland left to wait for Callam after ‘complex’ facial injury

Wednesday, August 29th, 2007 Posted in independent | No Comments »

Scotland are confidently expected to put the best part of 80 points on Portugal when the two countries meet on World Cup business in St Etienne a week on Sunday, ... Read more..