6N 2018: Team of the tournament

Full-back: Matteo Minozzi (Italy) A breath of fresh air, and one of a few new young stars that offer hope for the future in Italian rugby. A try-scorer in four successive matches, Minozzi’s tally of four left him second only to Jacob Stockdale (7) in the try-scoring charts. His dazzling footwork left many opposing defenders embarrassed, none more so than when leaving Lions star Liam … Continue reading 6N 2018: Team of the tournament

Six Nations 2018 Review

So after another compelling edition of Europe’s premier rugby competition, there are many questions that have arisen from this year’s Six Nations. Are Grand Slam champions Ireland now favourites to knock world champions New Zealand off their perch? Can the entertaining Scots cure their travel sickness to emerge as genuine World Cup contenders? And how will Eddie Jones’ England recover from their worst finish in … Continue reading Six Nations 2018 Review

Six Nations 2018 Preview

England Defending champions from the past two seasons, Eddie Jones’ men will be in no mood to relinquish their stranglehold on the competition as they look to do what rivals Wales and Ireland have failed to do in recent years and complete a hat-trick of titles. Yet with a squad hindered by injures to a number of players, Australian coach Jones is likely to have … Continue reading Six Nations 2018 Preview