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Articles from RugbyPaper columnists Jeremy Guscott, Peter Jackson, Jeff Probyn and Nick Cain.

Brendan Gallagher: Philadelphia is next stop on rugby’s world tour

Globalisation is one of the modern day buzzwords and although sometimes I’m not exactly sure what it means the fact that next Saturday..

September 15, 2017 with 0 Comments

Jeff Probyn: New RFU boss has a big job – save our game!

The news that the RFU have appointed Steve Brown as CEO should bring a sigh of relief from the whole game because, for the first time in an..

September 15, 2017 with 0 Comments

Shane Williams: Dan’s a big loss but Ospreys do have Sam

Dan Biggar is a colossal loss to Welsh rugby. It was no surprise to see his move to Northampton Saints confirmed this week – we all knew..

September 14, 2017 with 0 Comments

Peter Jackson: Welsh rugby ticket prices are a tweeting disgrace

Ever since William Webb Ellis did his runner at Rugby School, there have been obvious differences between the football codes.  In Wales..

September 14, 2017 with 0 Comments

Nick Cain: Brits is best of all the imports into Premiership

The Schalk Brits masterclass against Northampton that lit up the Twickenham double-header last weekend made up my mind that he is the..

September 13, 2017 with 0 Comments

Daly has the towering talent to lift Wasps to title – Jeremy Guscott

Elliot Daly is the most gifted individual Northern Hemisphere three-quarter because he has the whole package in terms of skill set. The..

September 13, 2017 with 0 Comments

Peter Jackson: North must show he is still worth his place

Ever since the early days on Anglesey, George North had been used to clearing obstacles at high speed in a manner reminiscent of Edwin..

September 8, 2017 with 0 Comments

Shane Williams: I won’t be tempted to write off Kings yet

The start of a new era in the Guinness PRO14 saw all eyes on Llanelli as defending champions Scarlets took on South African newcomers..

September 7, 2017 with 0 Comments

Brendan Gallagher: So why has rugby just gone north in the North?

Sale entertain Newcastle on Friday night in the big northern derby  –  or the Sharks play the Falcons if you prefer – and both clubs..

September 7, 2017 with 0 Comments

Nick Cain: Fearns in Les Bleus? C’est un outrage!

The thought of Carl Fearns becoming a surrogate Frenchman fills me with dread. This is not so much because the Lyon-based Liverpudlian is a..

September 6, 2017 with 0 Comments