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Six Nations Quiz Round 5

The end of another great tournament is upon us, but we still have a fantastic day of rugby ahead tomorrow. I vote the underdogs win by small margins apart from England going down to a heavy defeat in Twickenham, Ireland retain the trophy, the Scots get a win, Italy victorious without Parisse and the world

Six Nations Quiz Round 4

Two weeks ago we were on the eve of a Championship decider and this weekend only the location has changed. With the penultimate round of the six Nations 2015 comes the penultimate round of the quiz, once again, much thanks to the generous fellows at UK Rugby Shop for offering the fine prize of one

6 Nations Quiz Round 3

Thankfully, the Six Nations is back and back with a bang with a possible game of the tournament, probably tournament decider on Sunday. The quiz too, has some big news of its own, because thanks to the fine fellows at UK Rugby Shop the quiz now has just what it always wanted, a prize! Specifically

6 Nations Quiz Round 2

After a great first round I can’t imagine I am the only one salivating for round 2, looks like we should have a great weekend of rugby too! After complaints from certain sectors that the quiz was too hard, there are now a couple of easier questions thrown in. Also, after a bit of interest

Beards of the 6 Nations 2015

If, like me you have found yourself full to the brim of concussion debates, tunnel stand off’s and England being nailed on certanties for the World Cup, join me in taking a look at the lighter side of the 6 nations, beards.  I’ve no doubt that beards have been a part of rugby ever since

6 Nations 2015 quiz round 1

The first round of the 2015 version of the greatest rugby tournament the world has ever seen approaches, what better way to celebrate it than seemingly pointless trivia. I say seemingly because undoubtedly there is a massive prize* *There is some doubt over the massiveness of the prize

The Six Nations is Back

Its back. So is this blog. And Robinson has named his squad, 5 changes to the side that met England in the World Cup, thanks to a few injuries and the fact that Chris Patterson has finally retired. Come on Scotland!! Team as follows; Scotland team: 15-Rory Lamont, 14-Lee Jones, 13-Nick De Luca, 12-Sean Lamont,

Six Nations 2011, Fancy a flutter?

With the Six Nations just around the corner and with it looking like being one of the closest tournaments we have seen for many years I though I would take a look around and see who the bookies had as favourites. I was more than surprised at what I found:

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RBS Player of the Tournament- Shitlist

That time of the tournament again and the Gods have spoken, the shortlist announced as follows: Imanol Harinordoquy Mathieu Bastareaud Morgan Parra Thierry Dusautoir Tommy Bowe Shane Williams Come on lads, show some imagination will you. Undoubtedly Harinordoquy and Parra deserve their places but the rest seem to hint that this list was made before

What have scrums ever done for us anyway?

    Just to get things straight, I’m a Hooker. I should say I was a Hooker really but the feeling never leaves you. So officially I’m a believer but I’m just bored of scrums.  Scotland Vs England on the weekend was admittedly a total horse tranquiliser of a game. I dozed off for about

The 6 Nations treble for round three turn £1 into £155

The wonderful people at bet365 and myself offer you the opportunity of a great result from some great games.  I was so tempted I had a go myself