Monday, March 22, 2010
To many, the Irish skipper has done it all after leading his country to that long-awaited Grand Slam last year, going on to win the top club honour in the game with Leinster's Heineken Cup triumph. But still the 31-year-old's hunger to achieve more seems undiminished.
0 Shares print The metronomic rise in Ayumu Goromaru’s star continued on Monday when a statue of the Japan fullback was unveiled in Tokyo as part of their Christmas celebrations. Since Japan were knocked out of the Rugby World Cup on October 11, Goromaru has been a busy man with the country’s latest sports star [...]
0 Shares print Chris Ashton is attempting to revive his England career knowing the desire to end his international exile is as strong as ever. It has been 18 months since the Saracens wing won the last of his 39 caps but the arrival of new head coach Eddie Jones – who officially starts work [...]
0 Shares print The Scarlets and Cardiff Blues are both keen to talk to Leigh Halfpenny if he decides to leave Toulon at the end of the season. Halfpenny is one season into a two-year deal with the European champions but has the option of a third. If the Wales fullback decides against activating a [...]
0 Shares print The Rugby Football Union has posted record revenues of £207.9m for the financial year 2014-15 despite a disappointing performance in the Rugby World Cup from England. The RFU is in rude health for the financial year ending June 2015 with the latest report not including an expected profit in the region of [...]